Supporting social enterprise

Supporting Yukon businesses to incorporate sustainable development goals (SDG’s) into their business practices.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship supports businesses new to sustainability practises, as well as further enhance Yukon businesses that have already adopted one or more sustainable development goals into their social enterprise.  

This support was made possible with funding from the Government of Canada’s Sustainable Development Goals Funding program. 


Inspiring stories about Yukon entrepreneurs and businesses

#YukonBusinessesForGood stories highlight some of the many Yukon businesses who create benefits for their communities and environment. The stories show how business can play a positive role in addressing shared values that Yukoners have held for a long time and that now form the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals: global priorities from 2015 to 2030 for 192 countries, including Canada.

This series also showcases young writers in Canada's North as they begin journalism careers.


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There will be online workshops and discussions on how Yukon businesses can further develop their sustainability practises through topics like responsible production and consumption and reducing inequalities.