Synonyms for tli_cho or Related words with tli_cho
Examples of "tli_cho"
John Zoe is a
statesman. Zoe was chief negotiator for the Dogrib Treaty 11 and instrumental in the ratification of the
self-government agreement in 2005. He served as the CEO for
First Nation until July 2009.
He currently served as the Behchoko Representative in the
Community Government, as well as an Interpreter.
The Tlicho Government, Tłı̨chǫ Government,
, is a First Nations organization representing the Tłı̨chǫ Nation of the Northwest Territories, Canada that was created in 2005 when the Tłı̨chǫ Nation ratified the Tłı̨chǫ Agreement
Zoe is an expert on
history and culture, and participated in the development of the Behchoko Community Teacher Education Program which incorporates that history and culture into educational curriculum.
In another type of example, it is recorded that there are three [[
|Dogrib]] prophets who had claimed to have been divinely inspired to bring the message of Christianity's God to their people. This prophecy among the Dogrib involves elements such as dances and trance-like states.
On 1 January 1996, the community officially changed its name from Lac La Martre to the Tłı̨chǫ name "Wha Ti", meaning "Marten Lake," the same meaning as the French and then on 4 August 2005 to the current spelling. Other traditional
names for the settlement include Tsoti ('fouled water lake') and Mine Go Kola ('net fishing with houses').
Another land claims agreement with the Tłı̨chǫ people created a region within the NWT called
, between Great Bear and Great Slave Lakes, which gives the Tłı̨chǫ their own legislative bodies, taxes, resource royalties, and other affairs, though the NWT still maintains control over such areas as health and education. This area includes two of Canada's three diamond mines at Ekati and Diavik.
"Gahcho Kué" is the traditional Chipewyan, a Dene people, name for the Kennady Lake area and in Dene Suline means "Place of the Big Rabbit". The area, also known for Barren-ground Caribou, has been traditionally used by Dene from Lutselk'e and the Métis of Fort Resolution. In earlier times
(Dogrib), also Dene, people used the area as well
Dettah or Detah is a First Nations community in the North Slave Region of the Northwest Territories, Canada. Located just outside the capital of Yellowknife, it is a drive from that town by ice road in winter or a drive via the Ingraham Trail. The name means 'Burnt Point' in the
language and refers to a traditional fishing camp used by the Dene for hundreds of years.
The name "Rae-Edzo" was changed 4 August 2005 to Behchokǫ̀. The biggest names in Tłı̨chǫ (
) history are Edzo, Bruneau, and Monfwi. All men were Dogrib chiefs at important periods in their cultural history; Edzo signed the peace pact with the Yellowknives Dene in the 1820s, Jimmy Bruneau was a long-standing chief in the 20th century, and Monfwi signed Treaty 11 with the Canadian Government in 1921 and created the Tłı̨chǫ annual assembly in 1932.
Gamètì (formerly known as Rae Lakes until 4 August 2005), officially the Tlicho Community Government of Gameti is a community in the North Slave Region of the Northwest Territories, Canada. Gamètì, according to the Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre means "rabbit-net lake". 'Gamè' means 'rabbit', and 'tì' means lake, or water. It is one of the four
communities which form part of the Tlicho Government.
After being sworn in as the MP for Calgary Centre North on July 16, Conservative Party Leader Stephen Harper named Prentice to the Shadow Cabinet as the Official Opposition Critic for Indian and Northern Affairs. In that role Prentice opposed the
land claim agreement, which he says will make Canadian law secondary to Tlicho local law. Prentice is also a strong supporter of the proposed and controversial Mackenzie Valley pipeline. He criticized the Liberal government for its treatment of aboriginal women, and its alleged costs of administering the Residential School Claims program for aboriginal victims of abuse.
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