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Nunavut Arts and Crafts Association picks new board – Nunatsiaq News

15 July, 2019 Leadership includes veteran artists like Abraham Tagalik, Elisapi Gordon and Lucie Idlout Nunavut artists have a new team with greater Inuit representation advocating on their behalf, who say there’s a huge need for studio spaces and support for artists. Members of the Nunavut Arts and Crafts Association elected 12 board members at […]

by ahnationtalk on July 15, 20197 Views

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The Qikiqtani Inuit Association is inviting proposals for the Qikiqtani Cultural Activities Program (QCAP)

July 12, 2019, Iqaluit, NU – The Qikiqtani Inuit Association is inviting proposals for the Qikiqtani Cultural Activities Program (QCAP) in the following communities: Arctic Bay, Clyde River, Hall Beach, Resolute Bay, Grise Fiord and Sanikiluaq. Individual Inuit and community groups from those communities are invited to submit proposals for projects that will run from […]

by ahnationtalk on July 12, 201919 Views

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Nunavut birthright org commits to becoming an Inuktut-first workplace – Nunatsiaq News

10 July, 2019 “One of the aspirations for Nunavut was for Inuktut to remain the majority language” Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. marked Nunavut Day with a pledge to become an Inuktut-language workplace. NTI officials announced those plans at an event held in Kugluktuk on Wednesday, July 9. “One of the aspirations for Nunavut was for Inuktut […]

by ahnationtalk on July 10, 201917 Views

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Protect Inuktut in Nunavut, scholars and language advocates urge – Nunatsiaq News

28 June, 2019 Scholars and language advocates sign open letter to the world’s language commissioners Protect Inuktut in Nunavut! That’s the message that 37 scholars and language advocates are asking attendees to deliver to the Canadian government at an international language commissioners’ conference. The language commissioners met on Wednesday, June 26, and Thursday, June 27, […]

by ahnationtalk on June 28, 201946 Views

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First Nations, first-hand art: a look at Yukon artists rebuilding their culture – CBC

Jennifer Liu takes a holistic view of arts and culture through the First Nations lens in the Yukon Jun 27, 2019 Author’s note: This project was assembled as a significant part of my Master of Journalism program at Carleton University. It’s a commemoration of eight weeks of fieldwork — and immersive fun — among Yukon […]

by ahnationtalk on June 27, 201940 Views

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Inuit org slams recently passed federal Indigenous languages bill – Nunatsiaq News

26 June, 2019 Liberal government rejects most of the Senate’s amendments The Liberal government’s Indigenous Languages Act, Bill C-91, which received royal assent on June 21 after completing its journey through the Senate on June 20, is merely a “symbolic gesture” that does not meet the demands of Inuit, says Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. NTI and […]

by ahnationtalk on June 26, 201949 Views

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Government of YT: Restored totem pole unveiled as part of National Indigenous Peoples Day celebrations

In recognition of National Indigenous Peoples Day, the Government of Yukon hosted a ceremony to unveil the restored BC Centennial Totem Pole. The proceedings featured a prayer, songs, and dancers, as well as remarks by First Nations dignitaries, and Minister of Tourism and Culture, Jeanie Dendys. The event also included a ceremony by members of […]

by ahnationtalk on June 24, 201939 Views

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Feeling loved at home: Yukon veteran honoured with Quilt of Valour – CBC

Doug Tizya, a member of the Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation, did 2 tours in Afghanistan Jun 24, 2019 Retired Canadian Forces Cpl. Doug Tizya describes the suffering experienced by soldiers fighting the war in Afghanistan as “biblical.” Tizya, a member of the Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation, did two tours in Afghanistan with the 2nd Battalion […]

by ahnationtalk on June 24, 201942 Views

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News Roundup: Big Public Art Updates, Galleries on the Move and More – Canadian Art

A new public artwork commemorating the 1919 General Strike in Winnipeg is about to be unveiled, Edmonton’s Indigenous art park has won a prestigious international honour and a new public installation in Toronto honours missing and murdered Indigenous women. Read on for all the details There’s a new public artwork in Winnipeg dedicated to the […]

by ahnationtalk on June 20, 201945 Views

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New College Yukon First Nations Art certificate program recruiting students

June 18, 2019 WHITEHORSE—Applications and registrations are now open for the new Yukon First Nations Art certificate program at Yukon College. The program starts this September at Ayamdigut campus. Students will receive hands-on instruction in beadwork, sewing, traditional footwear, carving, and fine craftwork. Courses also include English, Math, product development and exploration of the skills […]

by ahnationtalk on June 18, 201913 Views

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