Green Jobs Initiative

Northern Canada

2018-2020Green Jobs Initiative

Northern Canada



dollars invested in youth in Northern Canada


number of green jobs created in Northern Canada
Northern Canada Perspective

For the purposes of this project, the Northern Canada Region includes the Northwest Territories, Nunavut and the Yukon

Northern Canada Regional Manager

Jenyfer Neumann

Recreation and Parks Association of the Yukon

Jenyfer has been a contractor with RPAY for 8 years.  She is a community planner (MCIP/RPP) and has worked on environmental sustainability and healthy communities for 20 years.  When not working, Jenyfer loves to go on long-distance bicycle tours with her family.

By The Numbers


number of organizations funded in the region


percentage of jobs that took place in the summer


ratio of male/female students hired

Interesting Fact:

71% of youth hired in Northern Canada reported identifying with at least one Indigenous group

" This was a great program and allowed children in our community the opportunity to learn more about green jobs and outdoor activities in our area. "

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