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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.




February 27, 2018 - Kirk Cameron Reappointed to the YESA Board

The Honorable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs has reappointed Kirk Cameron to the Yukon Environmental and Socio-economic Assessment Board. Kirk Cameron was born and raised in Whitehorse Yukon, and has live

January 16, 2018 - Kudz Ze Kayah Mine Project – Open for Public Comment

The Executive Committee of the Yukon Environmental and Socio-economic Assessment Board (YESAB) invites the public to review and comment on the Kudz Ze Kayah Mine Project proposal. The initial public comment period will be from January 16,2018 –

January 13, 2018 - Annual Project Statistics for 2017 Available Online

We tally up year-over-year statistics on all Designated Office Projects annually and display the stats on our website. Check out the 2017 project stats here!

November 8, 2017 - Make Your Voice Count…Anonymously!

We have added a new feature on the YESAB Online Registry (YOR).  Assessment participants can now submit public comments on project assessments anonymously.  If this option is chosen, our assessment staff will still know who submitted the comment but

September 11, 2017 - Annual Report Now Available

The 2016-2017 Annual Report for YESAB is now available on our website. YESAB produces an annual report every fiscal year. The report highlights some of the work completed over the year and includes information about the assessment process and the