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Beaufort-Delta Political Accord

Date: 1 January 2000
Sub Category:Political Accord (Canada)
Place:Beaufort-Delta Region
State/Country:Northwest Territories, Canada
Alternative Names:
  • Gwich’in and Inuvialuit Self-Government Political Accord
  • Subject Matter: | Self Government
    Summary Information:
    The Beaufort Delta Political Accord was signed in December 1998 and came into effect on March 31, 2000. It obliges the Government of Canada, Government of the Northwest Territories, Gwich'in Tribal Council and Inuvialuit Regional Corporation to work together towards self-government in the Beaufort-Delta Region.

    The Accord outlines a variety of subjects where a cross-government approach is necessary. These include regional program and service initiatives, governing capacity, planning measures, resource control and capacity building. The parties agree to meet periodically to share ideas and information. The discussions are to support the negotiation of a Beaufort-Delta Self-Government Agreement.

    Related Entries

  • Gwich'in and Inuvialuit Self-Government Agreement-In-Principle for the Beaufort-Delta Region
  • Organisation
  • Gwich'in Tribal Council - Signatory
  • Government of Canada - Signatory
  • Government of the Northwest Territories - Signatory
  • People
  • Gwich'in People

  • References

    (2000) Beaufort-Delta Political Accord


    Political Accord (Canada) | Indigenous Partnership

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