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Yellowknife – September 14, 2022
Media Statement

Premier Caroline Cochrane reacts to the announcement by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau that Canada will declare Monday, September 19, 2022 a holiday for federal employees:

Yellowknife – September 14, 2022
Public Service Announcement

To celebrate International Literacy Day the Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) is pleased to launch the children’s book, Full of Feelings, in many of the Northwest Territories’ (NWT) official languages.

September 13, 2022
News Releases

The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) has modified the eligibility criteria and guidelines for the Employer Driven Stream of the Northwest Territories Nominee Program (NTNP).

Yellowknife – September 13, 2022
Media Advisory
Ministerial Activities Advisory for the week of September 13-19, 2022  Ministerial Travel

Please note that travel schedules may change with little or no notice. This schedule is accurate as of September 12, 2022.

Yellowknife – September 8, 2022
Media Statement

Premier Cochrane issued the following statement on the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II:

“I, along with residents of the Northwest Territories, am saddened to hear of the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

Yellowknife – September 8, 2022
Public Service Announcement

September is Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) awareness month. This time is dedicated to creating conversation about FASD, improving prevention of FASD, and supporting those living with FASD. The theme for this year’s FASD awareness month is Building Strength and Abilities.

Yellowknife – September 7, 2022
News Releases

The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) has released a report providing recommendations to improve NWT liquor legislation.

Yellowknife – September 7, 2022
Public Service Announcement

The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) has extended the deadline for National Day for Truth and Reconciliation grant funding.

The new deadline for applications is September 15, 2022.

Yellowknife – September 7, 2022
Public Service Announcement

The Chief Public Health Officer is urging residents to get tested for syphilis. A syphilis outbreak in the NWT is growing at an alarming rate that is consistently and significantly higher than the national average.

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