Welcome to the Northern Council for Global Cooperation

 NCGC is a leader in engaging Northern Canadians on issues of global social justice and sustainability.  We are a network of individuals, organizations and institutions based in Canada's three Northern Territories who are committed to achieving a just and sustainable world. 

International Internships for Indigenous Youth applications now open! 

Apply to be part of the International Internship for Indigenous Youth program to work in one of five countries for 4 months:
Kenya, Nepal, Cambodia, Guyana or Costa Rica!

Application details coming soon!

 Read more heredownload the application guidelines or contact
Brittney Potvin, Program Coordinator at brittney@ncgc.ca 




Find out more about our partners.



Join us at our upcoming events in Whitehorse, YT.


Costa Rica Interns


Internships abroad are a great way for Canadian youth to gain professional experience and boost their knowledge and skills.  


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The Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Movement Map

In 2016, NCGC worked with the British Columbia Council for International Cooperation (BCCIC) to find more of the network of people working toward the SDGs.   What we found was an Invisible Mosaic” of hundreds of groups working toward the SDGs, many of them unknowingly through the work on projects and initiatives they were already doing. 

We asked how to move forward and make the invisible mosaic, well, visible  – and thus, the Movement Map was born.

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 Check out the Movement Map to see who is working within the framework of the SDGs in northern Canada.