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Pictures for
Monday July 21, 2014

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Pictures from each day: Mon Youth Meeting Tue Wed Thu Fri

Agenda for Monday, July 21st
Travel Day

12:00   Lunch - School Gym

2:00   Opening Prayer – VGFN Youth

2:10   Welcome remarks Chief Linklater – VGFN Elder Introductions to Facilitators –Charlene Stern, Kluane Adamek, Dana Tizya-Tramm

2:30   Guestspeakers – Topics: Youth Leadership, Health and Wellness, Unity and Strength within Gwich'in Nation

  • VGFN Chief Linklater – confirmed
  • Elder Randall Tetlichi - confirmed
  • Gwitchin Steering Committee ED Princess Lucaj-confirmed
  • Kluane Ademak, AFN Nat. Exec. And Advisor/confirmed
  • Andy Nieman, Yukon Child Advocate - Confirmed
  • Evon Peter, Past Chief, Business, Youth Initiatives-Confirmed
  • (Evon, Princess and Charlene arrive at 4 pm)

    3:15   Break

    3:30   Circle Talk and next steps? My responsibility? How can we support each other? Create Awareness?

    5:00   Organize a Gwich'in Youth Council - Regional

  • Nominate Youth Representatives to attend and speak on your behalf at Biennial Gwich'in Gathering
  • Reaffirm Youth Resolution to Protect Arctic Refuge

  • 6:00   Supper at School gym

  • **Youth Talent Show at 9 pm**

  • **Youth Fiddlers at Fiddle Dance- Featuring:
  • Brandon Firth (NWT), Gordon Druck (AK), Wade Kaye and Boyd Benjamin (YK)**