North of 60 NationTalk

S Arts Culture

IndigenousAudio

GNWT launches new Our Languages Curriculum

October 30, 2020 Today the Department of Education, Culture and Employment announced the official launch of the Our Languages JK-12 Indigenous languages curriculum. Our Languages is a competency-based curriculum that provides Indigenous language instructors with curricular outcomes, instructional strategies, and assessment tools to foster language growth in classrooms. It promotes a whole-school approach to language […]

by ahnationtalk on October 30, 202016 Views

Read More
IndigenousText

PSA: Tusaqtavut Interviews – Arctic Bay

October 29, 2020 EVENT: TUSAQTAVUT INTERVIEWS – Arctic Bay DATES: November 3 – 6, 2020 LOCATION: Community Hall, Arctic Bay The Qikiqtani Inuit Association (QIA) is hosting Tusaqtavut interviews with Inuit in Arctic Bay to gather traditional knowledge for a study. Similar interviews were already conducted in Clyde River, Pond Inlet, Igloolik and Sanirajak. Tusaqtavut […]

by ahnationtalk on October 29, 202018 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Winnipeg Art Gallery’s Inuit Art Centre gets a new Inuktut name – Nunatsiaq News

29 October 2020 Qaumajuq is expected to open in Feburary 2021 The Winnipeg Art Gallery’s new Inuit Art Centre is going to be lit. The gallery announced a new Inuktut name for the centre on Wednesday, Oct. 28: Qaumajuq, which translates as “it is bright” or “it is lit,” a nod to the light that […]

by ahnationtalk on October 29, 202012 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

NWT women take their place in Indigenous fashion movement – Cabin Radio

The Inuvialuk artist from Tuktoyaktuk remembers watching her mother teach her sister the craft. Arey eagerly awaited the moment she, too, would be able to pick up the needle and learn. “I just learned from whoever was willing to teach me – my mom first, and a lot of other talented seamstresses,” she says. After […]

by ahnationtalk on October 26, 202012 Views

Read More
IndigenousAudio

PSA: Tusaqtavut Interviews – Clyde River

DATES: October 19 – 23, 2020 LOCATION: Ilisaqsivik, Clyde River The Qikiqtani Inuit Association (QIA) is hosting Tusaqtavut interviews with Inuit in Clyde River to gather traditional knowledge for a study. Similar interviews were already conducted in Pond Inlet, Igloolik and Sanirajak. Tusaqtavut is an impacted communities’ regional study by Inuit. This Inuit-led study will […]

by ahnationtalk on October 16, 202028 Views

Read More
IndigenousAudio

Locally-produced film about Yukon’s Beringian history debuts

Today at 6:30 p.m., a new film, Crossroads of the Continents, will be launched at the Yukon Beringia Interpretive Centre. Shot and produced in Yukon, the new film showcases the unique scientific discoveries and collaborations between the Government of Yukon and First Nations heritage experts. Members of the public are invited to participate online through […]

by ahnationtalk on October 15, 202031 Views

Read More
IndigenousText

YT Government: Community-based projects receive $175,000 for prevention of violence against Indigenous women and girls

The First Nation of Na-Cho Nyäk Dun, Whitehorse Aboriginal Women’s Circle, Skookum Jim Friendship Centre and Selkirk First Nation have been awarded $175,000 in funding for projects to prevent violence against Indigenous women. The projects, designed and developed by, and for, Indigenous women, focus on providing support groups, education workshops, trauma-informed training and building cultural […]

by ahnationtalk on October 14, 202024 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Inuktitut – Issue 127 – ITK

Uqalimaagaliangusimajut 127 Inuktitut atuinnauliqtut! Taakkunani uqalimaagani, ajjiliurijinit nalunairviusimavugut timimiktigut nunaligijaminni qanutigi ungasiksisimajariaqarnirminnut asigijaminnit, Nanilavut Piliriaqaqtingit titirausiqaqsimavut tusagaksaqutiqarnirminnut asiujisimalilauqtaminnik nagligijaminnik taima puvaglurjuarnamik aanniarniqalilausimatillugit, ammalu asikkanninginnik. ᐅᖃᓕᒫᒐᓕᐊᖑᓯᒪᔪᑦ 127 ᐃᓄᒃᑎᑐᑦ ᐊᑐᐃᓐᓇᐅᓕᖅᑐᑦ! ᑖᒃᑯᓇᓂ ᐅᖃᓕᒫᒐᓂ, ᐊᔾᔨᓕᐅᕆᔨᓂᑦ ᓇᓗᓇᐃᕐᕕᐅᓯᒪᕗᒍᑦ ᑎᒥᒥᒃᑎᒍᑦ ᓄᓇᓕᒋᔭᒥᓐᓂ ᖃᓄᑎᒋ ᐅᖓᓯᒃᓯᓯᒪᔭᕆᐊᖃᕐᓂᕐᒥᓐᓄᑦ ᐊᓯᒋᔭᒥᓐᓂᑦ, ᓇᓂᓚᕗᑦ ᐱᓕᕆᐊᖃᖅᑎᖏᑦ ᑎᑎᕋᐅᓯᖃᖅᓯᒪᕗᑦ ᑐᓴᒐᒃᓴᖁᑎᖃᕐᓂᕐᒥᓐᓄᑦ ᐊᓯᐅᔨᓯᒪᓕᓚᐅᖅᑕᒥᓐᓂᒃ ᓇᒡᓕᒋᔭᒥᓐᓂᒃ ᑕᐃᒪ ᐳᕙᒡᓗᕐᔪᐊᕐᓇᒥᒃ ᐋᓐᓂᐊᕐᓂᖃᓕᓚᐅᓯᒪᑎᓪᓗᒋᑦ, ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐊᓯᒃᑲᓐᓂᖏᓐᓂᒃ. In issue 127, photographers show us physical […]

by ahnationtalk on October 13, 202028 Views

Read More
IndigenousText

City of Yellowknife: Honouring Culture and Placemaking in our City

The City of Yellowknife is implementing several recommendations from the City’s Intercultural Heritage and Placemaking Plan as well as our Wayfinding Strategy through the installation of six information kiosks around Yellowknife. The four-sided kiosks are intended to provide information for residents and visitors by including historical context and short stories gathered from interviews with Yellowknives […]

by ahnationtalk on October 8, 202032 Views

Read More
IndigenousText

PSA: QIA’s Qisilirinniq workshops in Iqaluit

October 8, 2020 EVENT: QIA’s Qisilirinniq workshops in Iqaluit DATE AND INFORMATION: Workshop 1 – Seal Harvesting – October 17 and 18, 2020 Location: to be announced Alternative dates in case of weather issues October 24 and 25, 2020 Workshop 2 – Qisilirinniq Seal Skinning – November 7, 8, 9, 11, 13, 2020 Location: Abe […]

by ahnationtalk on October 8, 202034 Views

Read More

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More