Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency (CanNor)


CanNor is the only federal department with an exclusive mandate for the territories. It is headquartered in the North—in the region that it serves and is shaped by northern realities and positioned to respond to northern interests.


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CanNor est le seul ministère fédéral dont le mandat vise exclusivement les territoires. Son administration centrale se trouve dans le Nord, la région qu’il dessert. L’Agence est ainsi façonnée par les réalités nordiques et est bien placée pour prendre en compte les intérêts du Nord.

Partner Sessions

Northern Food Innovation Challenge: Supporting Food Resilient Communities in the Territories

  • Building Resilient Communities
  • Innovation, Technology and Deployment
  • Government Policy and Corporate Governance
  • Indigenous Leadership and Ways of Knowing
Session Date
Wednesday, Feb 14 2024 | 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Joseph Paul Murdoch-Flowers Co-Executive Director, Qajuqturvik Community Food Centre
Shari Fox Director, Ittaq Heritage and Research Centre
Robert Kautuk Photographer & Manager of Multimedia, Ittaq Heritage and Research Centre
Kim-Marie Rumley Director, Yukon First Nation Education Directorate
Elder Roger Ellis Knowledge Keeper & Elder, Yukon First Nation Education Directorate
Isaiah Devilliers First Nations Youth, Yukon First Nation Education Directorate
Meg Potter Director of Finance, Yukon First Nation Education Directorate
Derek Erasmus Project Coordinator, Fort Simpson Metis Development Corporation
Pitseolak Pfeifer President and CEO, Inuit Solutions
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