For more than 25 years the Walter and Duncan Gordon Foundation has invested over $17 million in empowering Canada’s North. In this period of rapid change and intensifying interest in the Arctic, the Foundation aims to ensure that:
- All northern citizens are involved in forming public policy at local, regional, national and international levels;
- There is broader public understanding of policy issues that affect the North.
The Gordon Foundation’s commitment to the North covers three distinct areas: