Inuit labour force analysis finally completed after a quarter decade

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At long last, the Government of Canada has come through with a Nunavut Agreement requirement to provide a detailed analysis of the Inuit labour force. “One of the most striking pieces of information coming out of the NILFA (Nunavut Inuit Labour Force Analysis) is that large numbers of Inuit are available and interested in government...
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Michele LeTourneau
Michele LeTourneau first arrived at NNSL's headquarters in Yellowknife in1998, with a BA honours in Theatre. For four years she documented the arts across the Northwest Territories and Nunavut. Following a very short stint as a communications officer with the Government of the Northwest Territories, Michele spent a decade at a community-based environmental monitoring board in the mining industry, where she worked with Inuit, Chipewyan, Tlicho, Yellowknives Dene and Metis elders to help develop traditional knowledge and Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit contributions for monitoring and management plans. She rejoined NNSL and moved to Iqaluit in May 2014 to write for Nunavut News. Michele has received a dozen awards for her work with NNSL.