Regulatory and Policy Updates

Tlicho Consultation and Engagement Guidelines

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 10:00 to 10:19 Theatre 3


T. Steinwand-Deschambeault
Tli?cho Government

G. Mackenzie
Tli?cho Government

Z. Nevitt (Presenting)
Tli?cho Government

G. Gibson
Tli?cho Government

The Tłı̨chǫ Government is preparing guidelines to formalize the procedures for community engagement on proposals for development in Mowhì Gogha Dè Nįįtłèè. The guidelines recognize that engagement and information requirements will vary depending on the type and scale of development. Our presentation will review enabling legislation, the guideline applications, the goals, and guiding principles. These guiding principles are set based in Tłı̨chǫ way of life, such as respect, coexistence, and inclusiveness. The draft guidelines will be released at Geoscience, and feedback and questions will be welcomed. Our intent is to build transparent and coherent guidelines that align with other guidelines and policies the north.