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Community Needs Assessment (CNA)

Language Needs Assessment: LNA3316 - Gitga'at First Nation

LNA Status
LNA ID: 
3316
Submitted: 
Submitted
Status: 
Approved
Applicant Information
Contact person for this LNA: 
Ellen Torng
Job Title: 
CEO
Organization/First Nation/Government: 
Gitga'at First Nation
Phone: 
250 841-2500
Fax: 
250 841 2541
Email: 
ellentorng@gitgaat.net
Application Year & Type
Assessment Year: 
2014/2015
Funding Application Type: 
Aboriginal Languages Initiative (ALI)
Language and Dialect Information
Language: 
Language comment: 
Not sure what language authority means
Dialect: 
smalgyax
Community(-ies) this project will be serving: 
Opportunities and Challenges
Opportunities: 
Language day at work More language spoke at public gatherings Head Start language implementation program Parents and tots language program
Challenges: 
Few Elders to encourage the language and people impacted right now by many, many meetings and workshops dealing with Oil and Gas. Not enough language awareness in everyday situations such as workplace settings.