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Yellowknives Dene First Nation

Category: Organisation
Sub Category:Representative Body | Aboriginal Corporation
Location:Northwest Territories, Canada
Summary Information:
Yelllowknives Dene First Nation's mission is to preserve, promote, and continue developing the aboriginal and treaty rights, the language, culture, and economy of the Yellowknives Dene First Nation. The Yellowknives Dene are represented by two communities called Ndilo and Dettah on the north shore of the Great Slave Lake, in the Northwest Territories, Canada.

Related Entries

Agreement
  • Yellowknives Kwe K'a Ndi Participation Agreement with Diavik Diamond Mines Inc. - Signatory
  • Diavik Diamonds Project Environmental Agreement - Signatory
  • Diavik Diamonds Project Socio-Economic Monitoring Agreement - Signatory
  • Akaitcho Treaty 8 Framework Agreement 2000
  • Akaitcho Interim Measures Agreement 2001
  • Political Accord between Akaitcho Territory Dene First Nations and Government of the Northwest Territories 2000
  • Treaty No 8
  • Snap Lake Diamond Project Socio-Economic Agreement 2004
  • Snap Lake Diamond Project Environmental Agreement 2004
  • Snap Lake Diamond Project Agreement to Support the Secondary Diamond Industry In the Northwest Territories 2004
  • BHP Billiton - Government of the Northwest Territories Socio-Economic Agreement
  • BHP Billiton Ekati Mine Project Environmental Agreement 1997
  • BHP Billiton Ekati Mine Project Impact and Benefits Agreements 1996 - 1998 - Signatory
  • Organisation
  • Environmental Monitoring Advisory Board for the Diavik Diamond Mine - Member
  • Diavik Project Communities Group Advisory Board - Member
  • Akaitcho Territory Government
  • Assembly of First Nations
  • Ndilo Band Council - Member
  • Event
  • Diavik Diamonds Project
  • Report of Environmental Assessment and Reasons for Decision on the De Beers Canada Snap Lake Project 2003
  • People
  • Deninu Kue First Nation
  • Dettah Band - Member

  • References

    Book Chapter
    Palmer, L, Tehan, M, (2006) ‘Anchored to the land’: Asserting and Recognising Aboriginal Jurisdiction in the Northwest Territories', in Langton, Mazel, Palmer, Shain, Tehan (eds), Settling with Indigenous People: Modern treaty and agreement-making (The Federation Press, 2006).
    Media Release
    Government of the Northwest Territiories (2004) 'GNWT Signs De Beers Snap Lake Agreements'
    Resource
    Government of the Northwest Territories (2004) Snap Lake Diamond Project Socio-Economic Agreement
    Mackenzie Valley Environmental Impact Review Board (2003) Report of Environmental Assessment and Reasons for Decision on the De Beers Canada Mining Inc. Snap Lake Diamond Project
    Kevin O'Reilly (1998) The BHP Independent Environmental Monitoring Agency as a Management Tool
    Indian and Northern Affairs Canada (2000) Akaitcho Treaty 8 Framework Agreement
    Indian and Northern Affairs Canada (2000) Backgrounder: Stages of Present Negotiations among Akaitcho Dene First Nations, Canada and the Government of the Northwest Territories
    Indian and Northern Affairs Canada (2000) Akaitcho Treaty 8 Framework Agreement Signed
    Indian and Northern Affairs Canada (2000) Akaitcho Territory Dene First Nations Framework Agreement Signing Ceremony
    Ministry of Aboriginal Affairs - Government of the Northwest Territories (2001) Akaitcho Interim Measures Agreement
    Ministry of Aboriginal Affairs - Government of the Northwest Territories (2000) Political Accord between Akaitcho Territory Dene First Nations and Government of the Northwest Territories
    Ministry of Aboriginal Affairs - Government of the Northwest Territories (2000) Minister's Statement
    Indian and Northern Affairs Canada (1899) Treaty No 8

    Glossary

    Representative Body | Aboriginal Corporation (Australia)

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