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 If there is local news or events about YESAB or YESAA we’ll do our best to place them here.  Check back regularly to stay current.




June 3, 2019 - New YESAB Online Registry – Live!

The new YESAB Online Registry (YOR) is now Live! Thank you for your patience during the transition. The URL remains the same – – and we recommend using Chrome. You will need to set up a new account using … Cont

May 8, 2019 - Government of Canada announces Northern Participant Funding Program

On December 19, 2018, the Honourable Dominic Leblanc, Minister of Intergovernmental and Northern Affairs and Internal Trade announced the creation of the Northern Participant Funding Program to assist Indigenous people and Northerners to participate

March 13, 2019 - United Keno Hill Mines Reclamation (2018-0169)

The Mayo Designated Office of YESAB is hosting three public engagement events to inform the assessment and identify any potential environmental and socio-economic impacts of this proposal. Comments from these meetings will be considered during the ev

January 22, 2019 - New Pre-submission Engagement (PSE) process for Executive Committee screenings

The Yukon Environmental and Socio-economic Assessment Board (YESAB) has developed a new Pre-submission Engagement (PSE) process for Executive Committee screenings. PSE is a proactive, front-end process that occurs before a project proposal is submitt

December 17, 2018 - Casino Mine Panel Review: Update

On December 12, 2018 Casino Mining Corporation (CMC) informed YESAB that it will be deferring the submission of its ESE Statement. CMC intends to submit the ESE Statement by December 31, 2019. (Letter from CMC)