Our mandate is to support the Government of Yukon's departments and crown corporations in meeting the requirements of the Languages Act.
Services and information
November 14, 2023
The Government of Yukon has released the third strategic framework for French-language services to prioritize actions and investments for the growing Yukon Francophone community.
Joint Statement from Minister responsible for French Language Services Directorate John Streicker and Minister responsible for Women and Gender Equity Directorate Jeanie McLean on funding to strengthen Les Essentielles
August 8, 2023
The Government of Canada and the Government of Yukon announced funding to help allow Les Essentielles to buy the commercial building that houses their organization.
Statement from Minister responsible for French Language Services Directorate John Streicker on Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day
June 23, 2023
The Minister responsible for the French Language Services Directorate invites Yukoners to celebrate and gather on Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day.
We help communicate the Government's initiatives to improve access to services in French and engage with stakeholders on the identification of priorities. We also support the federal/provincial/territorial agenda and participate in the Intergovernmental Network on the Canadian Francophonie.
We provide financial management and analysis. We negotiate and manage the Canada-Yukon Agreement on French-language services and report to the Government of Canada. We also support and advise on the identification, recruitment and staffing of new and existing designated bilingual positions.
We provide guidance, support and training to the Government of Yukon’s departments and crown corporations pertaining to the active offer, delivery and promotion of French-language services.