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State of Emergency in Yellowknife through December 8

November 20, 2020

The Minister of Municipal and Community Affairs, Paulie Chinna extended the State of Emergency in the City of Yellowknife through December 8, 2020, under s.14 of the Emergency Management Act.  The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) continues its ongoing efforts to protect the health of the residents of the Northwest Territories. This State of […]

Extension of Public Health Emergency through October 27, 2020

October 15, 2020

As advised by the Chief Public Health Officer (CPHO), Dr. Kami Kandola, and under the Northwest Territories’ Public Health Act, the Minister of Health and Social Services, Julie Green has extended the territory-wide Public Health Emergency through October 27, 2020. The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated significantly across Canada in the last few weeks as COVID […]

Masks – Must At Airports

October 9, 2020

Starting October 13, 2020, it will be mandatory for travelers and employees at the Northwest Territories (NWT) airport terminal buildings to wear a mask. However, even before this mandate is brought into effect, everybody in the airport premises is requested to wear masks as a safety precaution in the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic situation, to help […]

Interactive Tool with Detailed Information on COVID-19

July 22, 2020

NWT residents will now have access to detailed information on COVID-19 in and around the region through a interactive, visual tool – NWT COVID-19 dashboard.  The following information can be accessed on the tool represented visually through graphs and charts: New and confirmed cases with daily statistics Active and recovered cases Cumulative statistics Positive, negative, […]

Make Sure to Set A Clear End to Your Workday!

April 29, 2020

To cope with the ‘new normal’ of work patterns and spaces, establish clear boundaries with your work.  It helps you all recharge and recover, and lets you lead more effectively. A latest research in the journal ‘Social Science & Medicine’ observed that working for long hours at a stretch backfires and might lead to stress […]

Navigate the Challenges of Work From Home

April 29, 2020

If you’ve always worked from the workplace, the new normal of working from home can seem daunting.  Know a few vital steps to focus more and reduce distractions while working remotely. Detailed Information: