Dëneze Nakehk’o

Dëneze Nakehk'o

Moderator, Panel 1: Reciprocity in Knowledge Sharing – The Digital Age

Dëneze is Dehcho and Denesuline Dene from Denendeh. He is a strong advocate for Indigenous knowledge systems, particularly Dene ways of knowing. As one of the founding members of Dene Nahjo, he works at encouraging and supporting connections/re-connections to land, language and culture. Dëneze is a public speaker that recognizes and actively confronts the impacts of colonization through Dene methods of decolonization. He has over a decades worth of experience in northern media and communications. Dëneze is originally from Łıı́dl ́ ı̨Kúę ̨́but now lives in Yellowknife.