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Early childhood fun in Inuktut from QIA and GN

Child care facilities across the territory are receiving new Inuktut resources this summer and fall, thanks to a partnership between the Qikiqtani Inuit Association (QIA) and the Government of Nunavut. "Early childhood Inuktut resources are...

Feds apologize to Qikiqtaaluk Inuit, provide $20 million for program funds

Twelve years after the Qikiqtani Inuit Association (QIA) launched a truth commission to record the federal government's systemic efforts to colonize Inuit of the Qikiqtaaluk region, the government issued an apology Wednesday. The atonement included...

Inuit impact and benefit agreement signed for north Baffin: millions in infrastructure over seven...

Federal and territorial leaders gathered August 1 in Iqaluit to celebrate a conservation deal that will see millions in community investments – including Inuit training and employment to the tune of $55 million and...

AROUND NUNAVUT: Mother’s caribou clothing displayed at fashion show, invite from the Green...

Cherished caribou clothing featured at Toonik Tyme fashion show Iqaluit While Iguptaq Autut moved around a lot, working at mining camps and other places, he stored the caribou clothing his mother made him almost 20 years...

More marine protected areas may be on the way near Nunavut northernmost hamlets

The Qikitani Inuit Association (QIA), together with the governments of Canada and Nunavut, have agreed to look at protecting portions of Tuvaijuittuq. Tuvaijuittuq means 'the ice never melts' in Inuktitut and refers to an area...

Baffinland CEO makes a case for mine expansion

A proposed railway and many more cargo ships are the major concerns Baffinland Iron Mines' CEO Brian Penney is hearing about in relation to the miner's phase two expansion proposal, which would increase shipping...