News & Updates
The Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission (WSCC) of the Northwest Territories and Nunavut invites Northerners to witness the events of the 61st Annual Mine Rescue Competition.
The School of Community Government webinar schedule for 2018-2019 is available. Webinars are available for both staff and councillors throughout the year.
The Government of Canada is currently accepting applications from eligible organizations interested in receiving contribution funding from the Enabling Accessibility Fund for mid-sized projects.
Registrations are still being accepted for CAMA's 47th Annual Conference being held in Fredericton, New Brunswick from May 28-30, 2018 at the Fredericton Convention Centre. This year’s theme is “Maximizing Opportunity – Mitigating Risk”. The early bird rate will be in effect until April
Climate change affects communities differently across Canada. To support municipalities as they adapt to climate change impacts in their region, we are proud to announce funding to 12 organizations through our climate adaptation partner grants.
The Northwest Territories Regional Group of the Institute of Public Administration of Canada (IPAC) invites nominations for the Commissioner’s Award for Excellence in Public Administration.
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Delivered by Minister Wally Schumann in the Legislative Assembly of the NWT on March 7, 2018
The WSCC is continually reviewing the legislation it administers to make sure the legislation is current and fits the purpose for which it was created. Concerns from stakeholders are noted and reviewed to determine if amendment to the legislation is necessary.
Under the mandate of the 18th Legislative Assembly, the Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT), Department of Industry, Tourism and Investment (ITI) is committed to developing and proposing amendments to the Petroleum Resources Act (PRA) and Oil and Gas Operations Act (OGOA) as part of th