The Directorate manages the internal operations of the department and provides strategic advice and support to the Minister. The division administers the grants and contributions program available to Aboriginal governments and organizations.
Policy, Planning and Communications
The Policy, Planning and Communications Division provides policy advice, information and assistance to the department, and coordinates the department’s financial, human resources and business planning activities, as well as administers all records management. The division leads the development and review of negotiating mandates that guide GNWT negotiating teams at all land, resources and self-government negotiations. The division is also responsible for the department’s legislative initiatives, communications projects and strategies.