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AUGUST

August Calendar

August 24
AHS classes begin

 

August 28
TH Trust Lunch

August 29-30
General Assembly

September 10
Deadline to apply to WHS Advisory Committee

September 18
Deadline to apply to H&S Committee

September 25
Deadline to apply to NRAC

 

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Business hours and after hours

Main reception:
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Health & Social Building:
993-7100 ext. 164

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Kentra Tay

Summer 2015

Spring 2015

Winter 2014-2015

 

 

 

 

Click the above for a copy of the TH Best Practices for Heritage Resources.

Click the above graphic for a copy of the TH Mining Mandate.

 

Click the graphic above to hear Voices of Vision, a 10-part podcast series on Yukon First Nations Self-Government.

WHAT'S NEW?

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Reminder! General Assembly this Weekend

The General Assembly planned for August 29–30 will continue as planned, at the TH Hall.

Bring your GA package, and if you have any questions please call 993-7100 ext. 140 or 134 or 108. Click here for the agenda.

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TH Trust Luncheon on August 28

Join the TH Trust on Friday, August 28, in the Downtown Hotel Conference Room from 12 noon. Find out the latest news about Trust investments and finances. Hope to see you there.

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Got Time? Join a Committee!

Currently there are vacancies on the

Click here for an application.

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Citizenship & Status: Who to Contact

For information concerning TH citizenship, enrolment, or status-related inquiries please contact Trace Joe-Caley at ext. 101. She is available at the office on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 2–5 p.m. Mähsi cho for your patience as we transition this role.

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Peel Appeal in Court August 20-21

For information regarding the Peel Watershed court case and appeal, click here.

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Citizen Input on Elections Legislation

The Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in Implementation Department is seeking citizen input for developing legislation regarding Elections. Do you have comments, thoughts, opinions or suggestions about the way TH Elections are undertaken? Discuss your ideas with our Implementation staff: at 993-7100 (or toll-free 1-877-993-3400) ext. 157 or at ext. 143. Alternatively, feel free to drop your ideas into the Comments Box located in the main reception area of the TH Administration building.

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Radio Zho On Air Every Friday

Radio Zho is back on the air!

Tune in every Friday from 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. for a mix of live music, guests, news, Hän language and fun! Click here for the poster.

Find us at 106.9 FM, or tune in online if you are out of town. But if you can, why not join us on the lawn by the riverside to listen in to the show!

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Kentra Tay Summer 2015

Find the latest edition of TH Newsletter, Kentra Tay, right here.  

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Employment Opportunities

Check our employment page regularly for the latest seasonal positions, plus other year-round full-time positions at TH Government and external employers.

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A Community Plan for Moosehide?

Citizens, join us on Thursday evening for a presentation and discussion about the future of Moosehide village. It's at 5:30 p.m. at the Tr'ondëk Hwëch'in Hall. Click here or contact Lee Whalen for more information at 993-7100 ext. 113.

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Moving? Keep Us in the Loop!

Citizens, if you move house or leave town temporarily to attend school, please let us know. It's important for us to have your correct address, and it's easy to update. Just call us at 993-7100 or 1-877-993-3400 or .

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Kentra Tay – 2015 Spring Edition

Click here for the spring newsletter and find out what has been going on at TH lately.

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TH Trust Seeking Directors for Boards

The TH Trust is looking to appoint two directors to the board of Kilrich Industries Ltd. and two directors to the Yukon Inn Trust. If interested, or to find out more information, please contact .

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Peel Court Ruling

The Peel court case has concluded with Judge Veale ruling in favour of the plaintiffs – meaning, the YG Peel Plan has been quashed and the planning process will return to final consultations on the Final Recommended Plan.

Click here for the joint News Release.

Click here for the summary of the ruling.

Click here for the full ruling.

UPDATE: The Yukon Government is appealing the court decision. Stay tuned for more information.

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Hot off the Press! Kentra Tay Newsletter

Read about what's going on at TH in your Fall 2014 edition of the Kentra Tay Newsletter. (This includes the October edition of the Heritage Newsletter.) Enjoy!

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TH & YC to Partner on Teaching Farm

Representatives from TH and Yukon College were at Strachan's Farm on Friday, September 19 to sign a Memorandum of Understanding for an exciting new joint venture. Tr'ondëk Hwëch'in will partner with Yukon College on a Teaching and Working Farm on TH Traditional Territory with the aim of producing fresh produce and other staples in a sustainable way.

Click to see the Memorandum of Understanding and the map showing the potential sites.

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TH Policy Review Committee

Are you a TH Citizen interested in policy review? Consider joining the TH Policy Review Committee. This committee will meet on an as-needed basis to review TH policies. TH Council is seeking to appoint a minimum of two (2) Citizens to the committee, which shall also include the Executive Director and one elected official. It will be chaired by the Director of Communications and Policy.

Contact Wayne Potoroka at 993-7108 for information. To apply, download an application form here, or call 993-7100 ext. 136, or drop by the office.

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Interested in Post-Secondary Education?

Are you a past student or TH-funding recipient? Are you interested in funding issues, application procedures and scholarships?

If you answered 'yes' to any of the above questions, you should consider serving on the TH Post-Secondary Education Committee.

Contact Melissa at 993-7111 or click here for more information. Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.

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TH Mining Mandate

Tr'ondëk Hwëch'in Chief and Council recently approved the TH Mining Mandate, a guide for mining and exploration companies doing business in TH Traditional Territory. The guide, produced by citizens and government representatives on the TH Mining Committee, establishes appropriate lines of communication and TH's expectations when being engaged by resource-industry proponents.

To read the TH Mining Mandate, click here. For more information, call the TH Natural Resources Director at (867) 993-7145.

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Engaging with Yukon First Nations and Communities Guide

The Tr'ondëk Hwëch'in, Na-cho Nyak Dun, and Chamber of Mines have released the Engaging with Yukon First Nations and Communities: A Quick Reference Guide to Effective and Respectful Engagement Practices with Yukon First Nations and Communities. The guide is designed to assist mining, exploration and development companies establish relationships with Yukon First Nations and communities.

Click here for more information and a copy of the guide.

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Aboriginal Mining Guide

Mining is a growing industry in the Klondike. Ensuring lasting benefits for the community and minimizing the environmental impact of this acitivity takes planning. The Tr'ondëk Hwëch'in are pleased to have played a role in developing the Aboriginal Mining Guide, a roadmap that assists First Nations and mining companies maximize local benefits and protect the community's qualty of life. You can access it by clicking here.

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