Month: June 2021

Nature Canada Work to Grow Program

Nature Canada’s Work to Grow program connects racialized youth to jobs that promote and protect nature. They are looking for partners offering meaningful work for this generation of nature lovers! Nature Canada …

Manitoba Reopening Early: One Great Summer Path Begins on June 26

New public health orders effective June 26 - August 2. Reopening capacities may be increased earlier if vaccination rate goals are reached sooner and the province’s overall COVID-19 situation continues to improve.

Building Sustainable Communities Grants Expanded for 2021

The Building Sustainable Communities Program has been expanded for 2021 with up to $13 million available to support 305 community development projects. The 2021 program intake has been expanded by …

Announcing MEIA and ECO Canada Partnership

MEIA is excited to announce a new partnership with ECO Canada. This partnership will focus on providing ISO 14001 training and EP certifications to organizations across Manitoba as we work …

Province Provides More Than $1 Million Toward Manitoba Mineral Development Fund

The Manitoba government is providing an additional $1 million into the Manitoba Mineral Development Fund to support mineral and economic development initiatives in the north and throughout the province. The …

TerraCycle Agreement with Province for Recycling of Disposable Masks at Provincial Parks

In an effort to increase the diversion of disposable masks from landfills, the province has launched an initiative with American recycling operation TerraCycle to recycle disposable masks from 15 locations …

Manitoba Launches ‘4-3-2-One Great Summer’ Reopening Path

Each holiday milestone will have a one-dose and two-dose immunization goal to guide progress for reopening

Limited Outdoor Gatherings to be Permitted on Private, Public Spaces as New Public Health Orders Implemented

Beginning June 12: outdoor gatherings up to 5 people in public spaces and on private property. Other restrictions remain in place.

New Vaccine Lottery to Encourage Immunizations for All Eligible Manitobans

Nearly $2 Million in Cash Prizes and Scholarships to be Distributed Throughout the Province

The Natural Gas Innovation Fund Launches $5.5M Innovation Challenge

Free Info webinar on June 10. Deadline to apply is July 8.

Manitoba Launches Immunization Cards for Fully Vaccinated People

Fully immunized Manitobans will now be able to travel without having to self-isolate for two weeks upon return with a new, secure immunization card that will be available to people …

MEIA Newsletter – June 2021

News and Upcoming Events