Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency
CanNor works with Northerners and Indigenous peoples, communities, businesses, organizations, other federal departments and other orders of government to help build diversified and dynamic economies that foster long-term sustainability and economic prosperity across the territories – Nunavut, Northwest Territories, and Yukon.
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- Regional Relief and Recovery Fund (RRRF)
Services and information
CanNor's suite of economic development programs and services focuses on strengthening businesses, communities and Northerners.
Supports for the sustainable development of territorial mining and energy sectors.
Tools supporting the growth and expansion of territorial businesses - training, advisory services, contribution programs.
Programs and services supporting growth of key economic areas e.g. mining, tourism, renewable energy, arts and culture.
Programs and services supporting capacity and skills development to help Northerners succeed in the workforce.
CanNor's five year strategic plan highlights our key priorities to advance economic growth across the territories.
Information about the Northwest Territories, Nunavut, and Yukon, and details about supports for economic development.
Stories about individuals and businesses making a difference in the lives of Northerners and their communities.