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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.




August 28, 2013 - YESAB Releases 2012-2013 Annual Report

YESAB has released the 2012-2013 Annual Report. It outlines some of the key activities completed during the fiscal year, highlights project assessments by our six Designated Offices, provides updates on Executive Committee screenings, and provides ex

August 14, 2013 - YESAB Holds Internal Workshop on Socio-economic Effects Assessment

YESAB held an internal workshop recently on a wide range of topics to continue to develop YESAB’s socio-economic assessment practice. The workshop was held in Whitehorse and was attended by staff and Board members.  Participants discussed curre

August 9, 2013 - YESAB Board and Staff Tour Faro and Mount Nansen Mine Sites

YESAB Board members and staff including: Ken McKinnon, Dave Keenan, Andrew Reid, Cathy McFadyen, Steve Caram, Kathie Thibaudeau and Keith Maguire visited the former Faro mine and Mount Nansen mine to understand the reclamation and closure activities

July 19, 2013 - The Voice: Spring – Summer Newsletter Released

Over the years we have paid attention to our website users and found that a new approach to the website would be a benefit to our clients. The new website offers important information and resources for proponents and participants. The new design focu

July 3, 2013 - YESAB Staff and Board Visit Old Crow, Yukon

Amélie Morin and Bobbie Milnes of the Dawson City Designated Office along with Ken McKinnon, Executive Committee member traveled to Old Crow, Yukon to hold a YESAA 101 information session for the Vuntut Gwitchin Government and community members.  The