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.

Teslin Tlingit Council




~ Déslin Hà Kus Teyea Dàkhakhwân Hit © Goveernment of Yukon

Tlingit carver Keith Wolfe-Smarch created the posts the symbolize the five Clans — Kùkhhittàn (Raven), ,Ishkìtàn (Frog), Yanyèdí (Wolf), Dèshitàn (Split Tail Beaver), and Dakhl’awèdí (Eagle).