Alternatives North is a social justice coalition operating in the Northwest Territories. Within our ranks are representatives of churches, labour unions, environmental organizations, women and family advocates and anti-poverty groups. Individual citizens are important participants in our work.
Alternatives North regularly meets Wednesday's at noon in the boardroom of the Public Service Alliance of Canada, 4916-49th Street Yellowknife, NT. New participants are welcome but call 867-920-2765 ahead of time to ensure the meeting has not been rescheduled or temporarily moved to another location.
Join Alternatives North or Renew Your Membership
See the Membership Letter, Form and Template Invoice
Alternatives North has been a major participant in the environmental review of the Giant Mine Remediation Project
Alternatives North filed comments with the Legislative Assembly Committee reviewing bills to transfer responsibility for public lands, waters and resources to the GNWT. See the submission.
Alternatives North and other advocacy groups have started a petition calling on the GNWT to refer any further horizontal hydraulic fracturing (fracking) applications to a full environment assessment. See the media release.