Yukon Experiences

The Mobile Workers Guide (MWG) is a product of the research project “Labour mobility and community participation in the extractive industries: case studies in the Canadian north (LACE)”.


The Authors are Gertrude Saxinger and Susanna Gartler (University of Vienna, Austria & Austrian Polar Research Institute). The team has 10 years of research experience in the field of FIFO in Russia and Canada.


ReSDA, the First Nation of Na-Cho Nyäk Dun and the Yukon College are co-publishers. The MWG was endorsed by the Yukon Chamber of Mines and the Centre for Northern Innovation in Mining. You can also find us on Facebook.

Picture credits for WEBSITE and PDF Guide: Gertrude Saxinger,, Liz Blair, Susanna Gartler, Eric Hoogstraten, Sonny Hayward and Robert Gebauer. Proof reading: Jessica Dutton, Tara Cater, Valoree Walker.

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