Government of Yukon

September 2017

Government of Yukon hosts foreign diplomat tour
September 18, 2017 - Ambassadors and Consuls General arrived in Yukon today.

Minister McPhee attends Vancouver meeting of federal-provincial-territorial Ministers Responsible for Justice and Public Safety
September 18, 2018 - Minister Tracy-Anne McPhee discusses priorities emphasized by Yukon Government upon end of FPT Justice & Public Safety Ministers' conference

Government of Yukon reaching out to societies to hear their challenges with current legislation
September 15, 2017 - The Yukon government is looking at how to modernize the Societies Act and Regulations and will contact societies directly to better understand their challenges with the current legislation.

Federal focus aligns with the Government of Yukon’s mandate to support seniors
September 14, 2017 - Yukon's focus on aging in place on national agenda at ministers' forum.

Premier and Minister lead investment mission in Toronto
September 14, 2017 - Premier Sandy Silver and Minister Ranj Pillai will lead a mining and mineral exploration investment mission to Toronto on September 14 and 15.

First northern lights flight in Canada to take off from Whitehorse
September 12, 2017 - Once-in-a-lifetime northern lights flight to take off from Whitehorse.

Financial Advisory Panel to meet with Yukoners across the territory
September 12, 2017 - Finance Minister Sandy Silver announced the start of the engagement process around Yukon's financial future.

Federal support for 11 Yukon climate change projects
September 11, 2017 - Yukon receives $1.7 million from the federal government for 11 climate change adaptation projects.

Three Yukon farms team up for a healthy choice fundraiser
September 11, 2017 - From The Ground Up connects local farms to Yukon tables and supports school and daycare activities.

2020 Arctic Winter Games contract signed
September 8, 2017 - By signing the 2020 Arctic Winter Games contract, the Yukon government and the City of Whitehorse have made the territory's upcoming hosting duties official.

Deputy Premier presents literacy award to long-time advocate on International Literacy Day
September 8, 2017 - Peter Morawsky received the Council of the Federation Literacy Award today from Deputy Premier Ranj Pillai for his work with Yukon Learn Society and the Yukon Public Legal Education Association.

New road access improvements to help grow Yukon’s natural resources sector
September 2, 2017 - The Governments of Canada and Yukon have announced funding for the Yukon Resource Gateway project.

A strong vision for the North comes out of meetings in Yellowknife
September 1, 2017 - Yukon Premier Sandy Silver is returning from two days of meetings in Yellowknife with fellow northern premiers.