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AFN Yukon Regional Chief Kluane Adamek Statement on Speech from the Throne

  [Ottawa, Ontario – December 6th, 2019] – AFN Yukon Regional Chief Kluane Adamek released the following statement on yesterday’s Speech from the Throne. “I am pleased to see Reconciliation with Indigenous peoples and climate change forming part of Prime Minister Trudeau’s core priorities. Reconciliation has different meanings for different people, and, for Indigenous peoples, …

AFN Yukon Regional Chief Kluane Adamek Statement on the Federal Cabinet Announcement

  The AFN Yukon Region is committed to building collaborative relationships with both returning and new Cabinet Ministers and Members of Parliament. We will continue to advance Yukon First Nations rights and interests and work together to advance joint priorities and build upon the momentum over the past 4 years. It is critical we move …

AFN Yukon Annual Report 2019

AFN Yukon 2019 Annual Report ‘A Yukon That Leads’ Click here to see the full AFN Annual Report

AFN Yukon Regional Chief Adamek Welcomes Senate Voting in Support of Bill C-69

  Regional Chief Adamek welcomes the Senate voting in support of Bill C-69’s references to Indigenous rights, climate change, and sustainability; as well as to explicitly include Indigenous women.   Regional Chief Adamek states “As projects undergo assessment and review, it is critical to include First Nations at every stage of the process, especially when it comes to …