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Federal Environment and Climate Change Minister Catherine McKenna, right, and Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami president Natan Obed watch as Inuvik drummers and dancers perform a drum dance ceremony prior to the announcement of the National Inuit Climate Change Strategy at Ingamo Hall on June 7. Aaron Hemens/NNSL photo

Inuit-led climate change strategy announced in Inuvik

An Inuit-driven climate change strategy was revealed at Inuvik’s Ingamo Hall Friendship Centre on June 7, which will see Inuit communities and governments across the Inuit Nunangat collaborate to address the growing concerns that...

Peggy Day honoured for homeless shelter work

Inuvik Homeless Shelter board member Peggy Day received Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami's (ITK) and the Inuvialuit Regional Corporation's (IRC) community volunteer award earlier this month. "I was really pleased to receive the award because it brings...

Natan Obed re-elected ITK president

Natan Obed was re-elected president of Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami (ITK) with a majority vote in Inuvik August 16. "I'm very pleased. The confidence that Inuit have placed in me to be the National Inuit leader...

Inuvik hosts education and reconciliation gathering

The third annual National Indigenous Education and Reconciliation Network Gathering was held in Inuvik for the first time May 29-31. Co-organizer Heather Ochalski said the gathering is a reconciliation – or "reconcili-action" – initiative where a...