Learn About Land Claims/Self Government Together Today for Our Children Tomorrow began land claim negotiations in Yukon February 14, 1973.
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Together Today for Our Children Tomorrow
On February 14, 1973, Elijah Smith and a delegation of Yukon First Nation chiefs presented Together Today for Our Children Tomorrow, to Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau. The document marked the beginning of negotiations for modern-day treaties in Yukon.
Yukon First Nations Mapping the Way
Forty years later, there is much to celebrate. Yukon First Nation self-government is unique in Canada and internationally. The accomplishments of Yukon First Nations are a model for the rest of the country.