Nunavut - Inuit

People in Canada’s northern territories continue to be troubled by food prices that are dramatically inflated relative to other parts of the country. Statistics Canada data from 2009, the last year...
Keywords: Foodbanks and Food, Health, Indigenous, Inuit, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Yukon
Two years ago, Igloolik became the first site for an innovative Internet broadcasting project that Kunuk and his partner Norman Cohn hope will help birth a new wave of grassroots filmmaking in 10...
Keywords: Art and Culture, Indigenous, Inuit, Technology, Nunavut
Winter 2010/2011 brought extreme environmental conditions throughout the Canadian Arctic. This slideshow site uses images and text to show the results of a project that determines whether these...
Keywords: food security, Foodbanks and Food, Indigenous, Inuit, north, Northwest Territories, Nunavut
The Nunavut government has released an anti-poverty plan, The Makimaniq Plan (PDF) that has come out of a year of discussions, community dialogues and Nunavut's first poverty summit in November 2011...
Keywords: Government Policy, Inuit, Nunavut
The Nunavut Roundtable for Poverty Reduction brings together those who fight to reduce poverty in our territory. The Nunavut Roundtable for Poverty Reduction was created in the summer of 2010 as a...
Keywords: Indigenous, Inuit, Organizing, poverty reduction, Poverty Research, Nunavut
Nutrition North Canada is a subsidy program run by Indian and Northern Affairs Canada meant to lower the price of healthy perishable foods for Canadians living in remote Northern areas. Nutrition...
Keywords: Foodbanks and Food, Indigenous, Inuit, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Yukon