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Life-changing experiences in the North – Testimonials from young UArctic researchers – UArctic

May 21, 2015 Anastasia Emelyanova and Sandra Juutilainen are PhD students whose research focus is tightly in the Arctic issues and they both have close connections to University of the Arctic’s graduate programmes and other activities. Anastasia and Sandra have both graduated from the Master’s Program on Health and Well-being in the Circumpolar Area, awarded […]

by ahnationtalk on May 21, 2015253 Views

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Alex Debogorski’s diamond project in hands of federal appeal judge – CBC

May 20, 2015 Yellowknives Dene First Nation claim measures to limit development not implemented in region A fight to protect Great Slave Lake’s Drybones Bay by the Yellowknives Dene First Nation is now in the hands of a Federal Court of Appeal judge. Two years ago, a federal court decision ruled the Mackenzie Valley Environmental Review Board was right to […]

by ahnationtalk on May 20, 2015326 Views

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Inside one of Canada’s most decrepit prisons: Baffin Correctional Centre in Iqaluit – CBC

May 18, 2015 Despite improvements, Iqaluit facility remains one of Canada’s worst prisons The sentence once carved into the door was probably the most succinct orientation new prisoners ever received to Nunavut’s notorious Baffin Correctional Centre in Iqaluit. “It said, ‘Welcome to hell,”‘ recalled guard Susan Idlout. “When that door closes and you see that, you don’t feel so good.” It’s […]

by ahnationtalk on May 19, 2015325 Views

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Arctic FOXY starts sessions for teen boys – Northern Journal

May 18, 2015 Over the last three years, the creative arts-based sexual health awareness and empowerment group Arctic FOXY (Fostering Open eXpression among Youth) has strictly catered to the needs of teenage girls. But with new funding in place after winning the $1-million Arctic Inspiration Prize earlier this year, co-ordinators are now turning their attention […]

by ahnationtalk on May 19, 2015319 Views

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De Beers paid only $226 in royalties for its Ontario mine last year— report – Mining.com

May 12, 2015 De Beers Canada paid $226 in mining royalties to the Canadian province of Ontario between 2013 and 2014, related to its world-famous Victor diamond mine, a special report by Canadian Broadcast Corporation (CBC) shows. The amount was determined by CBC reporter Rita Celli, based on the province’s budget and correspondence with government officials, […]

by ahnationtalk on May 13, 2015384 Views

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Dehcho leaders vote to ban fracking in traditional territory – CBC

May 06, 2015 Dene and Métis leaders in Dehcho passed resolution to ban fracking on 215,000 km territory last week Dene and Métis leaders in the Northwest Territories’ Dehcho region have voted to ban fracking on their traditional lands, passing a resolution during a meeting last week. The resolution states that fracking can not happen within the […]

by ahnationtalk on May 6, 2015331 Views

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Casino mine proposal still lacks info, say Yukon gov’t, First Nations – CBC

May 01, 2015 Yukon board already sent earlier project proposal back for more work Yukon First Nations and several territorial government departments want to send the Casino mine project proposal back for more work, saying it’s still missing key information about the mine’s potential impacts and the company’s plans to mitigate damage. The Casino Mining Corporation, a […]

by ahnationtalk on May 1, 2015335 Views

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RCMP arrest Whitehorse youth in murder of First Nations teen – The Globe and Mail

Apr. 29, 2015 Nearly five months after the body of a native girl was discovered on a Whitehorse walking trail, a teenaged male has been charged with second-degree murder in connection with the killing that shook the local First Nation community and triggered all available RCMP resources. Brandy Vittrekwa, who was just two months shy […]

by ahnationtalk on April 30, 2015427 Views

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Nunavut health department lifts Inuksugait Plaza boil water advisory – Nunatsiaq News

April 28, 2015 Advisory “a precautionary measure,” says Government of Nunavut Nunavut’s health department withdrew a boil water advisory for several buildings around Inuksugait Plaza in Iqaluit, April 28, after tests confirmed water is safe to drink straight from the tap. The department lifted the advisory at 11:00 a.m., after tests showed the water was […]

by NationTalk on April 29, 2015324 Views

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Whitehorse to hold forum today on protecting the homeless – CBC

Apr 24, 2015 Hundreds expected at event hosted by city and Kwanlin Dun First Nation Hundreds are expected to take part in a forum today in Whitehorse focused on how to help the city’s homeless and other vulnerable people. The event is sponsored by the Kwanlin Dun First Nation and the City of Whitehorse. Mayor Dan […]

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 2015333 Views

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