Maawandoon Inc.

Management Consulting

About Maawandoon Inc.

Maawandoon is a traditional Ojibway term meaning ‘bringing us together’. Now, more than ever, the success of resource projects depends on the quality of Indigenous community engagement by business.

Maawandoon is a leading national firm in Indigenous community engagement. Our team’s expertise is grounded in our unique experiences with community-based development and capacity building. We guide projects to completion by drawing on our deep understanding of local governance, community protocols, regulatory frameworks, and legislation affecting Indigenous communities.

Maawandoon has a wide range of experiences with different projects in various Extractive Resources sectors. We persistently work towards continuous improvement to identify our clients specific requirements and cater to addressing them in the most effective and efficient manner.  These experiences include:

Engagement Planning

  • Stakeholder Mapping & Analysis
  • Issues Identification & Materiality Assessment
  • Strategy Design & Development
  • Communication & Planning
  • Traditional Knowledge Studies


  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • Community Protocol Development
  • Capacity Building & Support
  • Community Investments


  • Monitoring, Tracking & Reporting
  • Decision Support Tools
  • Follow-up & Commitments
  • Post-Engagement Recommendation


Contact Name: Darren Harper
Job Title: President & CEO
Email Address:
Phone Number: (807) 577-0400

Alternative Number: (807) 407-1229
Fax: (807) 577-0404


Billing Address
690 Mountain Road, Suite 200
Fort William First Nation, ON
P7J 1G8, Canada