The Community is the Medicine Workshop with Dr. Darien Thira

Community Workshop Poster.PDF

There will be Community Wellness Workshops put on by Thira Consulting

Date: January 16, 17, & 18, 2018
Time: Sessions begin at 9am
Location: Government House – Multipurpose Room
Lunch and Snacks provided

Join FNNND on the path to Wellness!

Day 1
• Traditional Values
• Traditional Values: The Source of Wellness & Resilience
• Staying in Balance
• The Community is the Medicine

Day 2 & 3
• Understanding Grief
• Understanding Trauma
• Introducing the Four Paths to Wellness
• Four Paths of Grieving in Practice
• Four Paths of Healing in Practice

For more information please contact Teresa Samson at 867-996-2265 Ext 149 or by email at

The Pursuit of Excellence Course UPDATED

Mayo Pursuit of Excellence Poster.PDF


The Pursuit of Excellence addresses key elements of success in such a way that participants fast-track learning and integration of cornerstone concepts, attitudes & skills that distinguish successful people & leaders.

Hosted by the Nacho Nyak Dün First Nation
January 30-February 1, 2018
FNNND Government House, Mayo, YUKON

Preregistration is required – Contact Teresa Sampson at 1-867-996-2265
14 Seats Reserved for Members of NNDFN (free tuition)
5 Seats Reserved for Northern Tutchone Members in Pelly Crossing (free tuition)
5 Seats Reserved for Northern Tutchone Members in Carmacks (free tuition)

Members of other Yukon First Nations may attend (Tuition $750) and can register through
Amanda Buffalo: 1-867-333-9960 or 1-800-399-8081

To receive a Completion Certificate, you must commit to the entire course:
9:00 am – 6:00 pm all three days.

Lay down the foundation for lifelong success & fulfillment.

“The Pursuit of Excellence was a wonderful course, and I can see a world of difference that it has made for myself and a lot of our citizens. I’ve been recommending this course to other First Nations as well, so their people can benefit and be able to move forward.” Maria Benoit, Director of Capacity Development, Carcross/Tagish First Nation

“Any journey started with teachings of the Excellence Series is a journey to be remembered and cherished.” Eric Morris, Teslin Tlingit First Nation

Fish and Wildlife Officer – Job Posting

Fish and Wildlife Officer – Job Posting.PDF
Fish and Wildlife Officer – Job Description.PDF

Job Summary:
Reporting to the Natural Resources Coordinator, the Fish and Wildlife Officer is responsible for the proper management and protection of fish and wildlife populations and their habitats within the Traditional Territory in partnership with YG Environment biologists and conservation officers and the Mayo District Renewable Resource Council.

Closing Date:
Thursday, January 18th, 2018

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Environmental Monitor – Job Posting

Environmental Monitor – Job Posting.PDF

Job Summary:
Reporting to the Manager, Lands and Resources, the Environmental Monitor is responsible for reviewing and providing technical information and advice to FNNND on project-related data and results of monitoring and field studies set out in the Comprehensive Cooperation and Benefits Agreement (CBA) with Victoria Gold Corporation (VG) This position is also responsible for reviewing the Eagle Gold Project environmental policy,

Closing Date:
Thursday, January 18th, 2018

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Lands Officer – Job Posting

Lands Officer – Job Posting.PDF
Lands Officer – Job Description.PDF

Job Summary:
Reporting to the Natural Resources Coordinator, the Lands Officer is responsible for implementing and ensuring compliance with the FNNND Lands Act, Regulations and Policies. Specific powers of the Lands Officer include carrying out compliance monitoring and inspections, exercising enforcement duties, issuing orders, notices and tickets and taking action to implement the provisions of the Lands Act and regulations. Other duties include contaminants and waste management, base line water quality monitoring, data management and acting as game guardians patrolling areas in the NNDTT that have high hunting pressures.

Closing Date:
Thursday, January 18th, 2018

Seeking Applications for Committee, Board, or Trust

Committee Callout Poster.PDF Updated Nov 15, 2017
NND/VIC CBA Committee Members Poser.PDF

HELP SHAPE THE FUTURE of the First Nation of Nacho Nyak Dun by joining a Committee, Board, or Trust

We need your input to help guide our government!

Currently Seeking Applications for:
NND Business Trust – Open to Anyone
NND Housing Committee – NND Citizens only
Renewable Resource Council NND Reps – Open to Anyone
Victoria Gold CBA Committee – Open to Anyone
Wellness Committee – Open to Anyone

For applications or more information please contact Chrystal Lattie at 867-996-2265 or