Majority of Nechalacho mine employees Indigenous, northern residents



Ndilǫ Chief Ernest Betsina says he is happy that over half the employees hired at the Nechalacho rare earths mine are Indigenous.

Cheetah Resources, who are overseeing the project, issued a news release detailing the companies hiring numbers in the Northwest Territories.

The Nechalacho mine is being run by the Det’on Cho Nahanni Construction Corporation, the economic arm of the Yellowknives Dene First Nation (YKDFN).

Read more about the news release by downloading the file.