Women's Directorate

Women's Directorate

Yukon Advisory Council on Women's Issues

Yukon Advisory Council on Women's Issues (YACWI)

YACWI Coucil with Minister Dendys

We are a group of 8 leading Yukon women who help advance the legal, social and economic equality of Yukon women.

The Yukon government minister responsible for the Women's Directorate can invite people to join the council and is invited to attend our meetings.

Join the council

  1. Complete the nomination/application form  176 KB
  2. Print the completed form and send your package to:
    Boards and Committees Secretariat
    P.O. Box 2703, CM-1, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2C6

If you have any questions email Boards.Committees@gov.yk.ca or call 867-667-8688 or toll free 1-800-661-0408

    Make a presentation at one of our meetings

    Contact us if you would like to make a presentation or raise a concern at an upcoming round table meeting.


    There are 4 annual meetings in Whitehorse and in Yukon communities. Our meetings consist of round table discussions with Yukon women and women’s groups.

    Publications and reports

    Board members

    At least 4 of our members come from Yukon communities and at least 2 are First Nations women. All members sit for a 3-year renewable term.