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Encouraging closer collaboration between scientists and Yukon First Nations – Alternatives Journal

Many northern First Nations are left unaware of the field research being conducted on their traditional territory. How to bring local Indigenous leaders into the permitting process?

December 06, 2018

This is the second in an eight-part series on The Gordon Foundation’s Jane Glassco Fellowship Program.

Every year, many of the world’s best and brightest scientific researchers work in the Yukon. Meagan Grabowski is one of them.

Born in Dawson City and raised in Whitehorse, Grabowski is at home working in both natural and social sciences. And before becoming a Jane Glassco Northern Fellow in 2015, she worked on ecological, climate change, engagement and policy research for Northern organizations like Yukon College, the Council of Yukon First Nations, Yukon Government and Wildlife Conservation Society Canada.

Read More: https://www.alternativesjournal.ca/community/blogs/aj-special-delivery/encouraging-closer-collaboration-between-scientists-and-yukon-fi

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