Aboriginal Relations

Aboriginal Relations

Aboriginal Relations

Government of Yukon is committed to reconciliation, and building partnerships with First Nations governments.

The Aboriginal Relations Division of the Executive Council Office provides support and leadership to Yukon government departments on reconciliation initiatives including: consultation; building intergovernmental relationships; and the negotiation and implementation of agreements with First Nations.

Yukon Forum
Learn about the meetings between leaders of Yukon First Nations, Council of Yukon First Nations and the Government of Yukon.

Learn about and read comprehensive land claim agreements, self-government agreements, the Umbrella Final Agreement, reconciliation agreements, intergovernmental accords and other agreements with First Nations.

Learn about Yukon government’s approach to consulting with First Nations.

Learn about the Yukon government’s collaborative initiatives with First Nations governments, including the implementation of comprehensive land claims, intergovernmental accords, Intergovernmental Forum and Yukon Forum.

Capacity Assessment Tool
Use this practical tool to identify your organizations strengths and weaknesses and plan strategically to build capacity. This tool guides you through a capacity assessment with tips, advice and worksheets.

Facts and Maps
Learn about Yukon’s land claims history, Yukon First Nations and see maps of First Nations’ traditional territories, language groups and Settlement Land.

If you have a question or need more information please contact one of the Aboriginal Relations Division’s branches: First Nation Relations and Capacity Development; Implementation and Reconciliation; and Policy and Consultation.

Contact Aboriginal Relations

Ph: 867-667-5035
Toll free in Yukon: 1-800-661-0408
Email: aboriginal.relations@gov.yk.ca

Office location: upstairs at 204 Main Street.

Government of Yukon
Box 2703, A-14
Whitehorse, Yukon
Y1A 2C6