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National Aboriginal Day

June 21st, 2017|Comments Off on National Aboriginal Day

Today we observe the last 'National Aboriginal Day', and look ahead to future years of celebrating 'National Indigenous Peoples Day'. We cannot hope to work with Indigenous peoples without being involved in their daily life [...]

Sustainival – the world’s first green carnival arrives in Edmonton!

June 7th, 2017|Comments Off on Sustainival – the world’s first green carnival arrives in Edmonton!

Sustainival - the world's first green carnival arrives in Edmonton tomorrow until Sunday! Free at the gate with attractions and carnival rides – all powered by renewable energy. This unique carnival provides a public education [...]

Alberta Indigenous Internship Program

March 16th, 2017|Comments Off on Alberta Indigenous Internship Program

Numerous paid 2-year environmental internships available in Edmonton for recent college graduates. Deadline to apply March 29. (Other work locations being considered are Edson, Athabasca, Lac La Biche, Fort McMurray, Lethbridge, Slave Lake, High Prairie [...]

NRCAN seeks senior engagement coordinator Line 3 & Transmountain

February 17th, 2017|Comments Off on NRCAN seeks senior engagement coordinator Line 3 & Transmountain

The Government of Canada is co-developing Indigenous Advisory and Monitoring Committees (IAMC) for the Line 3 and TMEP projects in response to strong interest from Indigenous communities to play an enhanced role in ensuring the [...]


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About Aboriginal Environmental Service Network 

The Aboriginal Environmental Services Network (AESN) is a coordinated approach for Indigenous involvement in the environmental services sector. AESN was established to fulfill a community, government and industry need for skilled people, available locally, to conduct environmental monitoring, wildlife surveys, traditional land use studies, vegetation management, climate change adaptation activities and reclamation. This approach is in line with the spirit of the recent “Calls to Action” released by Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission, as well as the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. Our goal is for the AESN to be a hub for management, communication, resource sharing and promotion of Indigenous participation in the delivery of environmental services. The network was conceived of, and is managed by InnoTech Alberta and its partners.

Why did InnoTech Alberta establish the Aboriginal Environmental Services Network?

InnoTech Alberta has an innovation mandate. Innovation is the conversion of knowledge into economic or social value. InnoTech Alberta established the Aboriginal Environmental Services Network in hopes that Indigenous communities can use the knowledge shared within the network to create economic or social value.


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The Aboriginal Environmental Services Network developed by InnoTech Alberta can assist communities, government, industry, businesses and individuals to meet their targets for Indigenous involvement in the environmental services sector. Whether your query relates to training, technology or other resources, we will do our best to assist you in-house, or direct you to someone who can. If you would like to post a job or other opportunity or to be featured on this website, please contact us.

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