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Free inspirational and educational webinars
CDETNO offers three webinars designed to assist local businesses and organizations in developing effective communication strategies and sales techniques. Training sessions will be conducted over three sessions by E-Influence, which has a team with strong experience in marketing strategy, both for individuals and organizations. Link to registration form:
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Resounding success for the 27th Employment Café
Over 140 job seekers attended the 27th Employment Café hosted by CDETNO on Wednesday, April 10. They had the opportunity to apply for various positions and connect with representatives from 17 companies and organizations. This highly anticipated gathering in the NWT capital marks its return after being cancelled due to evacuations caused by wildfires in the summer of 2023. According to representat
Senator Bernadette Clement visited CDETNO
While in Yellowknife, Senator Bernadette Clement visited CDETNO offices for an enlightening exchange. Among other things, she learned about all of our services and the challenges we face serving a bilingual population throughout the Northwest Territories.“Ottawa is far away and people are not always aware of the realities we face,” says François Afane, executive director of CDETNO, sta

Articles From EDGE

Those ’70s Stories: Gold Heists and Hijinks
There was a week that winter that got real cold, so cold you could toss a glass of water up and watch it vaporize and freeze. You had to be careful if you were exerting yourself outside as you could scorch your lungs – freeze the tissue in your breathing cavity. An upside to it being that clear and frigid was seeing the northern lights sometimes. My oil space heater was doing the job but one night
A Fierce Love
I had a bunch of missed calls from my mom. In her voicemails she asked me, worried, to call her back as soon as possible. I’d been at work and had to pick up my son at school. I called her back. She picked up the phone, earnest, hesitant. “You okay, Panik?” “Yeah, I’m fine. Why, what’s up?” “I just came back from the police station.” “For what?” “A young girl was murdered by a man named Raymond Co
Paddles or Pickaxes?
A 45-minute drive, three short portages and you’re in Hidden Lake Territorial Park. The first islands are beautiful — overcamped, maybe, but idyllic. If you pass through them into the winding northern portion of the park, a corridor with bays out to the sides and gentle peninsulas, you can sometimes find a bit more room to breathe. At the end of this corridor is a little pinch that signifies the e