Pace picks up for aboriginal engagement
Territory's 11 self-governing First Nations seek rightful place in and benefits from mineral, other resource development in 2012
Last updated 11/18/2012 at Noon
2012 brought unprecedented engagement of First Nations in mining industry activities in Yukon Territory. While tight financial markets appeared to slow the pace of mining exploration, efforts of mining companies, local and territorial governments and others to advance and/or initiate various cooperative agreements with the 11 self-governing aboriginal groups with traditional territories in the...