Monthly Archives: June 2011
Youth Ambassadors from across the Northwest Territories will get the opportunity next week to showcase examples of NWT culture and a Canadian tradition to Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.
Students in Nunavut and the Northwest Territories training for careers in northern aviation can now apply for one of thirteen (13) $5,000 scholarships through the Aviation Career Development Program (ACDP).
The ministers responsible for education in Canada’s three territories signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) today to express their mutual interests and goals in exploring approaches for university development in Canada’s North.
The National Strategy on Inuit Education has officially been released. The strategy, developed in association with the GNWT’s Department of Education Culture and Employment (ECE), includes a series of bold new recommendations to empower parents, expand early childhood programs and gather detailed research data. The ultimate goal of the strategy is to increasing graduation rates […]
Last week’s announcement of details concerning the Royal visit to the Northwest Territories resulted in national media exposure worth in excess of $1 million.
The GNWT is accepting nominations for its inaugural Minister’s Cultural Circle to recognize those who contribute to preserving and promoting the arts, cultures and heritage in the Northwest Territories.
Our Health, Our Future – Engaging NWT residents in a discussion on healthy weights and obesity among children
Media are invited to attend an event being held in Dettah to address healthy eating, physical activity, healthy weights and obesity in children.
Home Support Workers across the Northwest Territories are being recognized tomorrow (June 28th) on Home Support Worker Day.
The Canadian Council of Ministers of the Environment (CCME) will meet in Yellowknife, NWT on June 28, 2011 to discuss a range of issues including water, air quality and measures to reduce packaging.
NWT residents are invited to participate in a review that will refocus the GNWT’s approach to providing housing programs and services.