Kainai Nation Tourism & Economic Opportunities Assessment

Date: 2007

EcoPlan identified economic opportunities and established a long-term sustainable tourism strategy for the Kainai Nation, the largest (geographically) reserve in Canada. Through a structured decision analysis process with key stakeholders and a comprehensive situation assessment process, a 15-year tourism development plan was developed. Prioritized tourism development activities included an arts & crafts cooperative, wilderness trekking, and a small grants program for new tourism entrepreneurs.