NEWS BRIEFS: Dechita Naawo gets funding boost

by Adam Johnson - May 15, 2018

Dechita Naawo, a career training program run by the Yellowknives Dene First Nation, received $2.4 million in federal funds to train 218 Indigenous students over a 3.5-year period.“There are some very real barriers for many Indigenous people in our country,” NWT MP Michael McLeod said in Ndilo yesterday. Dechita Naawo, he said, gives students the…

To read the full article, please subscribe now.