Environmental Health Research Program (EHRP)

Program Summary

The program assists First Nations and Inuit communities in developing capacity to work with governments, agencies, academia and other organizations to incorporate both scientific and Traditional Knowledge in environmental health studies and outreach materials. The program provides funding for community-based research programs and conducts research, monitoring, surveillance, laboratory and field studies related to environmental health.

Eligible Recipients

EHRP works with First Nations and Inuit communities and organizations and provides funding for environmental health research under various program elements described above.