The City of Thunder Bay aims to strengthen understanding between the Aboriginal community and the City. Learn more about our Aboriginal Liaison Strategy and our Vision: Maamawe - All Together.

Declaration of Commitment

The Declaration of Commitment is an important component to the building of a strong and respectful relationship with the Aboriginal community in Thunder Bay. As the first city in Ontario with an Aboriginal strategy, Thunder Bay recognizes the valuable social, cultural and economic contributions Aboriginal people make to our community.

Highlights and progress

The following are highlights implemented by the Office of the Aboriginal Liaison for the City of Thunder Bay. View a Progress Report of the Aboriginal Liaison. The Elders' Advisory Council guides, supports and directs much of the Aboriginal Liaison's work.

Response to Seven Youth Inquest

View the response to the Seven Youth Inquest and the implementation of the recommendations directed to the City of Thunder Bay.

Walk-A-Mile Film Project

The Walk-A-Mile Film Project was created by a collaboration of the City of Thunder Bay's Aboriginal Liaison Unit with Thunderstone Pictures. The series is a way to bring discussions on diversity and relationship building into sharper focus. 

Welcome Project

The Welcome Project is an innovative film project that provides educational resources to help youth in our community.

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