Northwest Territories

Indigenous peoples proven to sustain biodiversity and address climate change: Now it’s time to recognize and support this leadership

2024-06-21T13:01:30-04:00Categories: Governance and decision-making, Resource|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

This article underscores the pivotal role of Indigenous Peoples in global conservation efforts, highlighting their territories' significance in preserving the Earth's biodiversity.

Press Release: Declaration of the Slave/Taltson Indigenous Protected and Conserved Area (IPCA) Committee

2024-06-21T10:41:23-04:00Categories: IPCAs and Indigenous-led Conservation, Resource|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

This is the official press release for the declaration of the formalization of a new Committee to oversee the Slave/Taltson Indigenous Protected and Conserved Area (IPCA) initiative.

Dinàgà Wek’èhodì

2023-08-03T15:13:49-04:00Categories: IPCA Planning and Establishment, Resource|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

This links to a webpage that provides an overview of Dınàgà Wek'èhodì (formerly Kwets'ootł'àà), which was identified for protection by the Tłįchǫ Government. The area is culturally important to the Dene and Métis who have used the area for centuries for many activities, including hunting and fishing.

Indigenous Laws in the Context of Conservation

2023-08-03T15:12:51-04:00Categories: Laws and Legal Systems, Resource|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This report examines how IPCAs can offer pathways to bring together Indigenous and Crown legal systems. It looks at SGaan Kinghlas-Bowie Seamount Marine Protected Area in Haida Gwaii and Thaidene Nëné in Łutsël K’é Dene First Nation territory as two contemporary examples of how this can occur.


2023-08-03T15:11:54-04:00Categories: IPCA Planning and Establishment, Resource|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Depuis 2010, le Conseil de la Nation huronne-wendat, par L'entremise de Bureau du Nionwentsïo, a entrepris différents travaux de recerche dan les régions du Ya'nienhonhndeh (lac a Moïse) et du Ekiontarowànha (lac Batiscan) afin d'en inventorier les multiples aspects de notre patrimoine naturel et culturel.

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