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Feds approve $3.9M for protected, conserved areas in Tahltan territory


The federal government has approved up to $3,998,760 through the Canada Nature Fund toward protecting and conserving areas with cultural and ecological important to Tahltan people.  Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, announced $3.9 million in funding for the Tahltan Central Government project on Monday. (Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian …

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Post-secondary leaders renew focus on reconciliation after gathering in Yukon


Representatives from 31 colleges and universities were in the territory last week to explore ways of advancing reconciliation at their schools. Participants from 31 colleges and universities learned about Yukon First Nations, heard from Indigenous leaders and explored how to advance reconciliation. (Steve Silva/CBC) Post-secondary school leaders from across Canada are leaving …

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