Often we don’t see what students, friends or colleagues face at home, and bring with them to work, the classroom or social gatherings. Without knowing what takes place at home, we may misjudge someone’s actions or decisions.
Where would you cash your paycheque if you didn’t have a bank in your community or a bank account to electronically deposit your earnings? In many remote, northern communities access to bank services are few, far, in between, and non-existent. How could this be? Keep reading and you’ll find out.
Here in the NWT we may look forward more than anywhere else in Canada to National Aboriginal Day on June 21. That’s because this is the only place in Canada where it’s a statutory holiday.
We were very interested in the recent labour market forecast for the NWT. That’s because the NWT Literacy Council exists to promote and support the skills that enable NWT residents to participate fully in work, community, and families.