The Gwich’in Tribal Council (GTC) is very excited to offer a full Mentor Apprentice language immersion program which picks up from our Pilot run during the 2017-18 fiscal year.
Hot off the presses!
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INUVIK (March 29, 2018) From March 26-28, 2018, the Gwich’in Tribal Council Executive, Grand Chief and Deputy Grand Chief, including Designated Gwich’in Organization (DGO) Presidents and councillors, and representatives of Chiefs and councils of the Indian Act bands in the Gwich’in Settlement Ar
In celebration of the 2018 Muskrat Jamboree, the GTC offices in Inuvik, Fort McPherson and Yellowknife will be closed for the civic-holiday afternoon of Monday, March 26, 2018.
Regular office schedule will resume on Tuesday, March 27.
In respect of the Blake, Koe and Lennie families and the community of Fort McPherson, leadership of the Gwich’in Tribal Council has decided to postpone the 2018 Special Assembly on Self Government which was to be held February 13 and 14 in Fort McPherson.
CALL FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST
to Participate on Gwich’in Tribal Council’s Advisory Boards
Gwich'in youth (aged 12-29) are encouraged to apply to attend the 2018 YOUth Matter! Empowerment Conference in Fort McPherson this February. Cover letters and completed applications should be sent to Tanya Snowshoe at firstname.lastname@example.org.
MARCH 5-9, 2018 – UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA (EDMONTON)
INUVIK (1 December, 2017) The Supreme Court of Canada released its decision in the Peel Watershed case on Friday, December 1, upholding the Trial Judge’s order quashing the Yukon Government’s approval of its own plan.
What is the NWT On The Land Collaborative?
The Gwich’in Mentor-Apprentice Pilot Project will support six (6) one-on-one teams including a language mentor and apprentice to complete one hundred (100) hours of immersion in the Gwich’in language between December 01, 2017 and March 31, 2018). In the project a “mentor” (a fluent speaker of Gw