First Nations Programs & Partnerships

Yukon First Nations
First Nations people have lived in the Yukon since time immemorial. In fact, evidence of what may be the oldest remains of human habitation of North America has been found in northern Yukon. Yukon First Nations people look to the future and honour their past.

First Nations Programs & Partnerships Unit logo

Artist: Vernon Asp
Drum: Represents passing down culture and language
Mountains & River: Represent part of the land, part of the water
Wolf & Crow: Represent the two clans in the Yukon
14 Mini Circles: Represent the fourteen First Nations in the Yukon
8 Feathers: Represent the eight Yukon First Nations languages