Teenager from Mistawasis Nehiyawak wins climate change essay contest

Mariah Pechawis from Mistawasis Nehiyawak in Saskatchewan is on her way to the United Nations climate change conference in Spain.

This after the 17 year old wrote an award winning essay about climate change.

Reporter / Saskatoon

Priscilla is Cree and a member of Mistawasis Nehiyawak in Saskatchewan. She has worked with APTN National News in the past as a reporter in Winnipeg, host for an entertainment segment, and the 2010 Winter Olympics. Wolf is an alumni of the INCA –Indian Communications Arts Program at FNUC & has a BA of Indigenous Studies from the University of Regina. She brings over ten years of experience working in media across the prairie provinces.