The Inuvik Tuktoyaktuk Highway received a great deal of attention mid-September with a visit from Chevrolet Canada as part of the company's national media launch. Click on the full story to see the photo recap.
Minister Schumann took part in the Yellowknife Film Festival Gala, hosted on September 29, and spoke about the recent success of the territory's film industry and announced an exciting new apprenticeship program. Click on the story for the full remarks.
A new Film Apprenticeship Program will soon provide opportunities for the Northwest Territories’ (NWT) film workforce to gain on-the-job experience with major film productions. Minister of Industry, Tourism and Investment (ITI) Wally Schumann announced the initiative on Saturday at the NWT Film Gala and awards event concluding Yellowknife’s 12th annual International Film Festival.
Tuesday’s annual general meeting of the Conseil de Développement Économique des Territoires du Nord-Ouest (CDÉTNO) began with business but ended with a cake and an impromptu choreographed dance (YK Dance) at the Explorer Hotel as the non-profit economy-focussed organization celebrated 15 years in the Northwest Territoires.
Minister of Industry, Tourism and Investment Wally Schumann offers his congratulations to the Conseil de développement économique des Territoires du Nord-Ouest (CDÉTNO) on 15 years of support for economic development and employability of Francophones and Francophiles in the Northwest Territories.
ITI's Michelle Keizer, Tourism Development Officer, and Tina Schwartzenberger, Business Programs Officer were on hand Wednesday at the Annual Community Services Fair in Fort Smith to chat with residents about the various programs and services offered by the Department.
Minister Wally Schumann was on-hand as the third-annual Urban Hide Tanning Camp kicked off with an opening ceremony earlier today at Somba K'e Park. Dene Nahjo — a Yellowknife-based Indigenous leadership organization — is hosting the celebration of Dene art, culture, technology, and history September 19 – 29.