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Joint Committee on Climate Action Annual Report to the National Chief and the Prime Minister – 2020

    Whitehorse, Yukon – Whitehorse, Yukon – The global pandemic has impacted the way we live, work, and relate to one another. Not only has this altered how the Joint Committee on Climate Action (JCCA or ‘the Committee’) operates, but it has also changed how the committee thinks about climate change and its relation …

Assembly of First Nations Yukon Regional Chief Offers Condolences Following the Passing of Chief Paul Birckel – Nashiya

    Whitehorse, Yukon – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Yukon Regional Chief Kluane Adamek offer her condolences to the family and friends of Chief Paul Birckel – Nashiya – a long serving Chief of Champagne and Aishihik First Nations, and a revered Southern Tutchone and Yukon First Nation Leader. Read the full statement here: Statement …

AFN Yukon Regional Office postpones Indigenous Post-secondary Graduation Celebration

Whitehorse, Yukon – AFN Yukon Regional Chief Kluane Adamek has released the following statement after postponing today’s Indigenous Post-secondary Graduation event in the midst of developing COVID-19 outbreaks in the Territory. “In light of the concerning rise in cases of COVID-19 across the Yukon over the weekend, the AFN Yukon Regional Office has made the …