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Media Coverage – 2021

Understanding Modern Treaties

CBC: National Treaty Simulation participant Rayna Vittrekwa and expert advisor John B. Zoe appeared on the NWT radio show Trail’s End with Lawrence Nayally. Their story was then covered in the online news piece Learning to negotiate: online simulation exposes youth to the complex world of treaty negotiations. 14 March 2021. 

CBC: National Treaty Simulation participant Breanna Smith appeared twice on the CBC Yukon radio show Midday Cafe. She was interviews by Leonard Linklater during the simulation to explain why she was taking part and after the simulation Breanna reflected owhat she had learned 10 March 2021 and 15 March 2021. 

Jane Glassco Northern Fellowship

CBC: Jane Glassco Northern Fellow Alyssa Carpenter was interviewed by Leonard Linklater on the CBC Yukon radio show Midday Café during the third gathering of the 2020-21 Fellows. February 18 2021. 

Media Coverage – 2020

DataStream

Policy Options: The Canada Water Agency must tap into the sector’s innovations, by Carolyn DuBois, The Gordon Foundation’s Water Program Director and Matthew McCandless, the executive director of IISD Experimental Lakes Area, July 9 2020.

The Walrus: New Wave. An in-depth look at the work of DataStream and its partners across Canada. October 23, 2020. This feature also appeared in the September/ October issue of the Walrus magazine.

Great Lakes Now: Canada Water Agency: Government hopes to consolidate water data and management. October 1, 2020..

Water News Magazine: DataStream: An Evolving Data-Sharing Platform. September 2020.

Jane Glassco Northern Fellowship

Nunatsiaq News: Nunavut must move beyond paying lip service to traditional values, says Glassco fellow. Tina Piulia DeCouto discusses her policy paper, May 19 2020.

Nunatsiaq News: Strengthening Inuit identity by learning from the land. Marjorie Kaviq Kaluraq discusses policies to encourage land-based education programs. May 25, 2020.

Policy Options: In the North, young policy researchers innovate and adjust for COVID-19. Interviews with five Jane Glassco Northern Fellows about how their research is applicable in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic. May 27, 2020.

APTN: From tax codes to addictions, young leaders hope to change Canadian policies for northerners. Jane Glassco Northern Fellows Killulark Arngna’naaq and Kristen Tanche speak about their policy research ideas. June 17, 2020.

Yukon News: Whitehorse woman publishes Jane Glassco policy research paper. An interview with Jane Glassco Northern Fellow Kelly Panchyshyn. June 25 2020.

CBC: Why on-the-land educators see opportunity in a global pandemic, an in-depth piece drawing on the expertise of Jane Glassco Northern Fellows Chloe Dragon Smith, Kristen Tanche, and Marjorie Kaviq Kaluraq.  May 19, 2020.

CBC Radio, The Current: Holding class outdoors amid pandemic, featuring an interview with Jane Glassco Northern Fellow Marjorie Kaviq Kaluraq, July 29 2020.

CBC: Northern youth gather in Yellowknife to create policy change. Interviews with Jane Glassco Northern Fellows when they gathered in Yellowknife, February 23 2020.

Cabin Radio: Here’s what this year’s NWT Jane Glassco fellows are studying. Interviews with Jane Glassco Northern Fellows when they gathered in Yellowknife, February 25 2020.

Understanding Modern Treaties

Nunatsiaq News: Inuit youth learn how to negotiate treaties, 19 February 2020.

CBC Yukon Morning: Yukoners attend National Treaty Negotiation and Implementation Simulation, 10 February 2020.

Newsletters – 2020

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For media enquiries please contact Gordon Shallard-Brown at gshallard@gordonfn.org.