A just, equitable and sustainable world is possible.

A just, equitable and sustainable world is possible.

Welcome, we are grateful you’re here

Join us in our efforts to shift power and drive social change.

NCGC is a non-profit organization based on the traditional territory of the Kwanlin Dün and Ta’an Kwäch’än Council, in Whitehorse, Yukon in Northern Canada. We create pathways for individuals and organizations to be part of the ever evolving and dynamic global movements for social justice. We work to challenge implicit paradigms, to understand our history to make sense of our present and influence the future. We welcome and support all peoples and organizations that share our values and vision to address global inequalities worldwide.

Our offerings

We’re committed to working alongside Northern Peoples to deepen and expand understanding of global cooperation.

Our offerings are simple
Photo: Máxima Acuña Maxima Documentary 2019


Our Offerings

Alternatives to development program

The purpose of the AtoD program is to address the underlying tenets and beliefs that are rooted in international development and reframe how we approach global solidarity.

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Illuminating Worldviews - Arctic Rendering.

Illuminating Worldviews - Arctic Rendering (IW-AR)
is a program designed to better understand how to
engage Arctic and Northern youth more meaningfully in Arctic discourse.

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UNLEASH Canada 2024

Unleash is a 7-day Innovation Lab that will be held in Whitehorse, YT in November 2024.

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About us

We are a small, dedicated team who recognize the urgent need to challenge implicit paradigms, and our deep-rooted assumptions with current approaches to achieving justice, equality and sustainability.

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Image: Caleb Little, Nunavut 2018
NCGC Speaker Series: François Paulette, Whitehorse, 2020

Our Story

34 years ago, NCGC was born out of the desire to build a network of northern Canadians who wanted to better understand our world and make a positive impact in it.

How did we begin this journey? Where are we going?

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