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Inuit to have a say on shipping frenzy in Arctic – National Observer

November 17th 2021 Inuit have secured a seat at an international round table to regulate shipping concerns in the Arctic, an increasingly important issue as Indigenous communities in the North are disproportionately impacted by accelerated global warming in the region. The Inuit Circumpolar Council (ICC) recently obtained provisional consultative status at the International Maritime Organization […]

by ahnationtalk on November 17, 202119 Views

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First Nations woman in the Yukon taking residency requirement challenge to Supreme Court of Canada – APTN News

Nov 16, 2021 Vuntut Gwitchin citizen Cindy Dickson is turning to the Supreme Court of Canada in hopes it will hear her case regarding her First Nation’s residency requirement. Dickson’s legal team has filed a leave to appeal – a legal procedure filed with the court. It’s the most recent filing in her petition to […]

by ahnationtalk on November 17, 202110 Views

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NDP leader vows he’ll wrest money from feds to help fix Iqaluit’s water woes – CBC

Nov 16, 2021 ‘We are demanding the government provide … $180 million at least to fix this water crisis,’ Singh says NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh said today Ottawa needs to step up and fix the water crisis in Nunavut’s capital Iqaluit, where tap water has been undrinkable since Oct. 12 due to contamination. On his first […]

by ahnationtalk on November 17, 202113 Views

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Nunavut premier and cabinet to be chosen Wednesday – Nunatsiaq News

Nov 16, 2021 Nunavut’s recently elected MLAs will choose the territory’s premier, cabinet and Speaker of the legislature this Wednesday as the legislative assembly gets down to business for the first time since last month’s election. While the leadership forum is a public event, the decisions are made by secret ballot. The forum will begin […]

by ahnationtalk on November 16, 202115 Views

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Greenland approves two hydroelectric projects – Nunatsiaq News

Nov 16, 2021 National power company could reach 90 percent hydroelectric power production, but Greenland will remain heavily dependent on oil for its overall energy needs Greenland’s legislature has approved construction of a sixth hydroelectric plant and expansion of an existing facility in Nuuk that will make it possible for the country to produce 90 […]

by ahnationtalk on November 16, 202112 Views

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Referendum process set to decide on Yukon First Nations school board – CBC

5 school councils have opted for local vote to join new First Nations board Parents and other voters in several Yukon communities will get to decide in January whether they want their local school operated by a new First Nations school board. A referendum process will be held for five school areas — in Old […]

by ahnationtalk on November 16, 202110 Views

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Winless Nunavut swept away at Canadian mixed curling championship – Nunatsiaq News

Despite an 0-6 record, Nunavut’s ‘underdog’ team learned valuable lessons from tough opponents, says skip Peter Van Strien Team Nunavut remains in positive spirits despite a winless performance in the round robin of the Canadian mixed curling championship in Canmore, Alta., this week. The team, based at the Iqaluit Curling Club, conceded its first five […]

by ahnationtalk on November 12, 2021104 Views

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Action wanted by N.W.T. government on Indigenous procurement – CBC

Nov 12, 2021 Legislative Assembly standing committee hears from Indigenous business leader on procurement policy The Government of the Northwest Territories still has a ways to go when it comes to supporting Indigenous business – that was the message from Darrell Beaulieu, CEO of Denendeh Investment Inc. to members of the Legislative Assembly Wednesday. At […]

by ahnationtalk on November 12, 202126 Views

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Yukon announces referendum on First Nations school board – National Post

WHITEHORSE — Yukon will hold referendums in January aimed at determining if five of its schools want to join a First Nations school board. Elections Yukon says in a release that schools will hold separate votes in their attendance areas on whether to join the new Yukon First Nations School Board. The referendums will need […]

by ahnationtalk on November 11, 202121 Views

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Nunavut’s next MP to be sworn-in to office in Inuktitut – Nunatsiaq News

Nov 11, 2021 Nunavut’s next member of Parliament will be sworn-in on Friday at an unusual location – Iqaluit’s Astro Theatre, rather than the House of Commons. And when Lori Idlout takes her oath of office, she will do it in her mother tongue, Inuktitut. MPs were given the option this year of being sworn-in […]

by ahnationtalk on November 11, 202116 Views

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