National Inuit Leader and President of Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami thanks the RCMP and Pauktuutit for their efforts on Murdered and Missing Aboriginal Women
June 19th, Ottawa, ON – Mr. Terry Audla, National Inuit Leader and President of Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami (ITK), acknowledges the efforts of the RCMP and partners for their National Operational Overview report and for taking the concerns of Canada’s Aboriginal communities seriously. The report indeed is a “stark portrait of a complex issue” as noted in the RCMP report’s conclusion.
June 11, 2015, Ottawa, ON -- The National Inuit Youth Council is pleased to announce that it has elected Maatalii Okalik as its new President for the upcoming 2 year term.
Maatalii is attending Carleton University with a degree in Human Rights and Political Science, with a minor in Aboriginal Studies. While a student, Maatalii has been honoured with several impressive scholarships including: the Carleton University Entrance Scholarship, the Gordon Robertson National...
Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami joins our family and friends in Inuit Nunangat’s westernmost region in celebrating Inuvialuit Day. Today marks 31 years since the signing of the Inuvialuit Final Agreement, the second comprehensive land claim agreement signed in the North. This historical achievement helped pave the way for the signing of similar agreements in the other regions.
Inclusion of Labrador Inuit Experience, Full Land Claim Implementation, Key to Reconciliation for Inuit
National Inuit Leader Terry Audla, President of Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami (ITK), offered his full support to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) this week in Ottawa, as the TRC released a package of findings resulting from its six-year examination of the history and legacy of the residential school system in Canada.
Unravelling the Arctic Panel Discussion
The Climate Change Bind for Inuit: The Double Burden of Impacts & Campaigns
Ottawa, April 22, 2015
Ullukat. Good morning,