Carcross/Tagish First Nation
- General Issues
- Identity & Diversity
- Governance & Political Institutions
- General Types of Methods
- Internal management or organization
- Direct democracy
- Community development, organizing, and mobilization
- General Types of Tools/Techniques
- Facilitate dialogue, discussion, and/or deliberation
- Facilitate decision-making
- Legislation, policy, or frameworks
The Carcross/Tagish First Nation is an Indigenous people in Canada's Yukon Territory. The Nation gained self-governance in 2005 and has since built a unique, participatory form of governance based in historical tradition and knowledge.
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Mission and Purpose
The Carcross/Tagish Nation gained self-governance in 2005. Since that time they have been creating a system of governance that is rooted in their history and people. Each step of the way provides innovative and interesting examples of self-governance and democratic decision-making. They are gradually developing policies in a number of domains, including elders, finance, housing, temporary financial assistance, capacity, and personnel.
Origins and Development
Organizational Structure, Membership, and Funding
Specializations, Methods and Tools
Major Projects and Events
Analysis and Lessons Learned
 Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada. (2005). The Carcross/Tagish First Nation Self-Government Agreement. https://www.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/eng/1100100030664/1100100030681
 Carcross/Tagish First Nation. Departments. https://www.ctfn.ca/index.php/departments