In unprecedented times like these scholarships and bursaries are more important than ever for post-secondary students. This is a very effective way to bring in more income for students for the next school year.
As you are all aware, the Covid-19 pandemic is resulting in increased assistance needed for those in isolation or high risk.
We have been receiving many inquiries regarding registering as a Gwich’in Participant in accordance with the Gwich’in Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement (GCLCA).
The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) is now offering virtual care to support social distancing!
This will reduce the need to travel for care, and replace in-person appointments – where appropriate - with phone, telemedicine, or apps (such as WhatsApp or FaceTime).
The Gwich'in Tribal Council (GTC) and Designated Gwich'in Organizations (DGOs) are working diligently to support the communities during this time. The GTC has provided each DGO with $70,000 to use to support their community.
The circumstances surrounding the global Covid-19 pandemic continue to evolve and while there remains no known cases in the Northwest Territories, GTC wishes to act with diligence and take appropriate pre-cautions to protect the health and safety of the Gwich’in people and all people who work and
For some trusted information sources, Please follow this link to the GNWT website for current and updated information on the Covid-19 (Carona virus) in the NWT.
ELDERS, YOUTH, FEMALES, MALES
WE'RE LOOKING FOR MEMBERS TO JOIN THE COMMUNITY SELF-GOVERNMENT COMMITTEE
* PROVIDE ADVICE AND FEEDBACK
* PARTICIPATE IN THE SELF GOVERMENT PROCESS
* SIT AT THE TABLE AND SHARE IDEAS
ARENA (Arctic Remote Energy Networks Academy) is seeking nominations for Gwich’in candidates in the ARENA 2020 program. This is an excellent professional development opportunity for people working in, or interested in, renewable energy and resources.