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"WIM Canada is very excited to have YukonWIM join the expanding network of branches across Canada. We are looking forward to working with YukonWIM to make a positive impact on both women and on the industry"

- WIM Canada President
Jean Lucas (YukonWIM Launch)

"Yukon Women in Mining gives us the opportunity to celebrate the valuable role women play in Yukon's mineral industry. Supporting and enhancing women's contributions to the resource sector is vital to the success of mining in our territory"

- Ranj Pillai, Minister of Economic Development

"As a career option 'the mining industry' has been great for me – there are opportunities for international travel, it pays well, and there are plenty of opportunities for independence"

– Joanna Ettlinger
YukonWIM President

"...There are wonderful opportunities for women in the mining and resource sector. I truly believe the labour force of tomorrow will be more diverse, innovative and productive"

– Hon. Lisa Raitt, Minister of Labour, Government of Canada
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Great opportunities to participate!

Interested in joining Yukon Women in Mining’s efforts? We are looking for energetic individuals from across all of Yukon to join our progressive and fun organization.

We seek to broaden our representation within the minerals exploration and mining industry, and welcome all industry friends to become an active member, either through an individual membership, a corporate membership or a volunteer opportunity. This also includes students, both secondary and post-secondary, who are interested in getting volunteer experience.

We have many opportunities to actively take part in the organization.  Here are some examples:

  • Volunteer to help organize and/or run one of our great events
  • Help us get the word out about YukonWIM
  • Suggest a project, committee or opportunity and take the lead

Contact us and tell us how you’d like to get involved.

E-mail: info@yukonwim.ca
Subject: Get Involved!

   Some of our annual events:

  • Mining Week – May: Exploration and Discovery Camp: YukonWIM Interactive Educational Tent and Speaker Series
  • YCM Geoscience Forum and Trade Show:
    • VIP Delegate Networking Reception
    • Special YukonWIM Panels and Presentations
    • YukonWIM Interactive Educational Booth
  • Career Fairs – Interactive Educational Booths









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Yukon Women in Mining
#420 - 2237 2nd Ave
Whitehorse, Yukon, Y1A 0K7

Chair  |  Anne Lewis
P: 867-335-1452
E: info@yukonwim.ca

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