Dana Holtby

Dana Holtby
2016-2017 Former Water Sustainability Researcher & Special Projects Coordinator
POLIS Project
Dana is a recent M.A. graduate from Carleton University's Human Geography program. There her thesis research focussed on capitalist-colonialism and federal interventions in Arctic community development in relation to mining projects. Dana has worked as a researcher studying environmental and community development with Indigenous communities in Nunavut and the Northwest Territories. She also acted as a Project Supervisor with the NGO Canada World Youth, leading international youth development programs in Indonesia and Vietnam. Dana completed her B.A. in Environmental Studies and International Development from McGill University in 2011. At McGill she focussed her studies on water policies concerning the water-energy nexus.