Updated Daily

Keep current on COVID-19 information as it pertains to Yukon First Nations, Yukon, Canada and the world.

September 28, 2020 in Employment


Senior Analyst – Self Government Secretariat Job Summary: Reporting to the Executive Director, the Senior Analyst is responsible for the overall management and operations of the Self Government Secretariat (SGS)…

Read More
August 13, 2020 in News Release

Yukon First Nations launch new, independent Education Directorate

FOR RELEASE August 13, 2020 Joint news release between the Council of Yukon First Nations and Yukon First Nations Education Directorate The Council of Yukon First Nations (CYFN) and the…

Read More
July 30, 2020 in News Release

Joint initiative reaches out to families and children in crisis

Joint news release with the Council of Yukon First Nations and Government of Yukon The Council of Yukon First Nations (CYFN) and the Government of Yukon have co-developed a campaign…

Read More

Get Involved in Your Community

Support your community and make an impact by sitting on one of CYFN’s boards or committees.

Find out more

Interested in Land Claims Issues?

Don\’t know where to start? Get in touch with us and we will help point you in the right direction.

Contact us - We're friendly

A Little About CYFN

We are a non-profit society working for the First Nations of the Yukon. We have been in existence since 1973 and continue to serve the needs of First Nations within the Yukon and the MacKenzie Delta. The Council of Yukon First Nations mandate is to serve as a political advocacy organization for Yukon First Nations holding traditional territories, to protect their rights, titles and interests.

Read more about our history

Watch Our Videos

Take a look at our four-part series on the History of Yukon Land Claims, or our video on Yukon First Nations Languages.

Go to the videos

Mapping The Way

Mapping the Way celebrates and raises awareness about Yukon First Nation land claims and self-government. To learn more, visit mappingtheway.ca

View the website

The Yukon Aboriginal Sport Circle

The Yukon Aboriginal Sport Circle is a non-profit society dedicated to the advancement of Aboriginal recreation and sport in the Yukon. We are the sport governing body for Arctic Sports, Dene Games, Archery and Lacrosse.

View the website

Shãkãt Journal

An Elder & Youth education publication. A Journal of traditional stories told by Elders and interviewed by youth.Starting in the 1970s Ye Sa To Communications, a non-profit organization, was the publisher of several of First Nation publications including: Yukon Indian News, the Shãkãt Journal, and Danzha.

Learn more