Ontario Promotes Indigenous Culture, Innovation and Tourism

Published September 29, 2021

Province helps create new Indigenous Ingenuity exhibit in the North

September 24, 2021 (via news.ontario.ca)

Northern Development, Mines, Natural Resources and Forestry

SUDBURY — The Ontario government is providing $1 million to help Indigenous Tourism Ontario (ITO) and Science North develop a travelling exhibit to promote Indigenous culture and innovation across Northern Ontario. This investment will support the tourism sector, creating eight new full-time jobs and retaining another 20 full-time positions.

The Indigenous Ingenuity exhibit, a collaboration between ITO and Science North, will highlight historical and modern aspects of Indigenous culture and innovation. Through interactive and educational displays, it will demonstrate the influence of traditional Indigenous knowledge and techniques on modern science. Read more here.