Governance

The mission of the Deh Gah Got'ie' Dene First Nation Council is: Sustainable development supporting healthy families, based on Denesoline beliefs and traditions.

In order to achieve this mission, the Deh Gah Got'ie' Dene First Nation Council  will strive to achieve the following main goals:

  • Effective Dene governance, based on inherent right and Treaty 8 entitlement
  • Preservation of the traditional homeland, culture and language
  • Individual, family and community healing
  • Well educated and trained First Nation members
  • Sustainable economic development

While working to fulfill its mission, the Deh Gah Got'ie' Dene First Nation Council  will:

  • Uphold all the bylaws and policies of the Deh Gah Got'ie' Dene First Nation
  • Demonstrate a commitment to the mission and goals of the organization
  • Demonstrate respect for members, councillors, individuals and agencies that deal with the Deh Gah Got'ie' Dene First Nation, and the land, water and traditions of the Deh Gah Got'ie' Dene
  • Be honest, fair and reliable in all Council dealings
  • Maintain a positive and cooperative attitude