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Yukon Aboriginal Women's Council

We support Indigenous women, girls, gender diverse peoples and their families in Yukon and Northern British Columbia.

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Mission

“Working towards a resilient and robust community by empowering Indigenous women, gender diverse peoples, and their families through culturally inclusive advocacy, healing, learning, and sharing while celebrating success.”

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Vision

“To advocate on behalf of Indigenous women, girls, and gender diverse peoples in the Yukon and northern BC to enhance, promote, and foster their social, economic, cultural, and political well-being. We aim to empower and celebrate Indigenous women, embrace their roles in communities, territories, and lands and to provide support and resources to promote and foster leadership roles, support and enforce their inherent, civil and human rights, and recognize and preserve their cultures and values.”

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Mandate

“To build strong relationships among Indigenous women, gender diverse peoples, organizations, and partners across our service area with a collaborative approach. Providing responsive, effective, and empowering research, advocacy, outreach, access to healing and wellness resources, and personal and professional development at the territorial, national, and international levels.”

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OUR PARTNERS

Government of Canada
Native Women’s Association of Canada
Yukon Government
Whitehorse Aboriginal Women’s Circle
Liard Aboriginal Women’s Society
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
Strategies North
Shakat Media