NEWS BRIEFS: Dechita Naawo gets funding boost

189
Dechita Naawo, a career training program run by the Yellowknives Dene First Nation, received $2.4 million in federal funds to train 218 Indigenous students over a 3.5-year period.“There are some very real barriers for many Indigenous people in our country,” NWT MP Michael McLeod said in Ndilo yesterday. Dechita Naawo, he said, gives students the...