Ottawa, le 1er février 2018 – Le premier ministre Bob McLeod et le ministre Glen Abernethy étaient à Ottawa pour remettre le Prix Inspiration Arctique 2017 à L’Arctic Indigenous Wellness Foundation.
Delivered October 3, 2017
Mr. Speaker, since 2013, September 30th has been marked as Orange Shirt Day, a day for all Canadians to remember the survivors of the residential school system.
Organizers chose an orange shirt as the symbol for that day based on a story told by Phyllis Jack Webstat, a survivor of the St. Joseph Mission Residential School in Williams Lake, BC. In her story, Ms. Webstat tells of having the shiny, new orange shirt her grandmother had given to her being taken away on her first day at residential school.
Yellowknife, le 5 septembre 2017 – Le premier ministre Bob McLeod a annoncé aujourd’hui la nomination de Bruce Cooper à titre de sous-ministre de la Santé et des Services sociaux du gouvernement des Territoires du Nord-Ouest (GTNO).
M. Cooper a travaillé plus de dix ans comme cadre au sein du gouvernement de Terre-Neuve-et-Labrador, dont cinq à titre de sous-ministre de la Santé et des Services communautaires. Il occupe actuellement le poste de sous-ministre des Enfants, des Aînés et du Développement social dans ce même gouvernement.
YELLOWKNIFE (January 25, 2016) – Premier of the Northwest Territories and Minister of Industry, Tourism and Investment (ITI) Bob McLeod will attend the 2016 Mineral Exploration Roundup in Vancouver, BC this week. The Premier will promote the importance of the resource development industry to the Northwest Territories economy, highlighting the need for continued infrastructure investment and completion of a made-in-the-North regulatory regime that facilitates responsible development in line with NWT priorities and values.
YELLOWKNIFE (December 12, 2014) – The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) is congratulating FOXY (Fostering Open eXpression among Youth), recipients of the third annual Arctic Inspiration Prize announced Wednesday night in Ottawa.Premier McLeod spoke today about the importance of empowering young women in the NWT and the key role they play as our future leaders.
(October 22, 2013) - Mr. Speaker, many Northwest Territories residents continue to experience family violence or are dealing with its negative after-effects. This is not the kind of territory that we want. We talk about healthy and educated people in this Assembly, and we talk about safe and sustainable communities. We are committed to achieving those goals and addressing family violence is an important part of that commitment.
February 8, 2012