ITK has supported the commitment by the Government of Canada to co-develop legislation with Inuit, First Nations and Metis to implement the UN Declaration, and worked with the federal government to positively influence its development.
Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami hopes to learn more in the coming days about how the funds outlined in the document will be allocated to Inuit specifically, as many of the investments announced yesterday were framed as general Indigenous investments.
If Inuit children experience unmet needs related to COVID-19, families can submit a request to the Inuit Child First Initiative to seek additional support.
ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᑕᐱᕇᒃᑯᑦ ᑲᓇᑕᒥ ᐃᑲᔪᖅᑐᒐᐅᓯᒪᓂᕐᒥᓐᓄᑦ ᑐᑭᓯᓯᒪᓕᓚᐅᖅᐳᑦ ᐱᓕᕆᐊᒃᓴᐅᓕᖅᑎᑕᐅᔪᓂᑦ ᐃᒃᐸᒃᓴᖅ ᑯᐃᓐ ᑭᒡᒐᖅᑐᖅᑎᖓᑕ ᑲᓇᑕᒥ ᐅᖃᓪᓚᐅᓯᕆᔭᖏᓂᑦ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᑲᓇᑕᒥᐅᓕᒫᓄᑦ ᑐᕌᖅᑎᑦᓱᓂᖏᑦ ᐅᖃᓪᓚᐅᓯᕆᔭᖏᓂᑦ ᑲᓇᑕᒥ ᐊᖏᔪᖅᑳᕐᔪᐊᑉ ᔭᔅᑎᓐ ᑐᕉᑑ ᑐᕌᖓᔪᓄᑦ ᑕᐃᒪᐅᖏᓐᓇᖅᓱᑎᒃ ᓯᕗᓪᓕᖅᐸᐅᑎᑕᒃᓴᖁᑎᒋᔭᐅᔪᓄᑦ ᐃᓄᐃᑦ-ᒐᕙᒪᑐᖃᒃᑯᑦ ᐱᓕᕆᐊᖃᖃᑎᒌᓐᓂᖏᓄᑦ ᑲᑎᒪᔨᕋᓛᖑᔪᓂᑦ (ICPC).
ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᑕᐱᕇᒃᑯᑦ ᑲᓇᑕᒥ ᑐᖖᒐᓱᒃᑎᑦᓯᓚᐅᖅᐳᑦ ᑐᓴᖅᑎᑕᐅᔾᔪᑎᒥᓐᓂᒃ ᐃᑦᒪᓐᑕᓐᒥᑦ ᑲᓇᑕᒥ ᐊᖅᓴᖅᑎᒻᒪᕇᑦ ᐱᖖᒍᐊᖅᑎᖏᑕ ᑲᑎᒪᔨᖏᓐᓂᑦ ᐊᑦᓯᖅᑕᐅᓯᒪᓂᑐᖃᒥᓐᓂᒃ ᐊᑐᕈᖕᓃᖅᑎᑦᑎᓂᐊᕐᓂᕐᒥᓐᓂᒃ ᑕᐃᒪᖖᒐᓂᑐᖃᒥᑦ ᓇᓗᓇᐃᒃᑯᑕᕆᓯᒪᓕᖅᑕᒥᓐᓂᒃ ᐊᖅᓴᖅᑎᐅᓪᓗᑎᒃ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐊᓯᔾᔩᓯᒪᓕᕐᓂᐊᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᓄᑖᓄᑦ, ᓱᓕ ᐃᓱᒪᓕᐅᕈᑎᐅᓯᒪᓇᓂ ᐊᑎᕆᓕᕐᓂᐊᖅᑕᒥᓐᓄᑦ.
ᐃᓚᒋᔭᐅᖃᑕᐅᔪᑦ ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᑕᐱᕇᒃᑯᓐᓄᑦ ᑲᓇᑕᒥ ᑲᑎᒪᔨᖏᓐᓄᑦ ᑲᑎᖖᒐᓂᖃᓚᐅᖅᐳᑦ ᑕᕐᕆᔭᐅᑎᕐᓚᒃᑎᒍᑦ ᑕᓪᓕᒪᖓᐅᑎᓪᓗᒍ ᐋᖅᑭᒃᑕᐅᕙᒌᖅᓯᒪᓪᓗᓂ ᑲᑎᒪᖃᑎᒌᓐᓂᕆᓂᐊᖅᑕᒥᓐᓄᑦ ᒪᓕᒃᓱᒍ. ᑲᑎᒪᔨᐅᔪᑦ ᐅᖃᓪᓚᐅᓯᖃᓚᐅᖅᑐᑦ ᒐᕙᒪᑐᖃᒃᑯᑦ ᒪᓕᒐᖖᒍᖅᑎᑦᑎᕙᓪᓕᐊᓂᖓᓐᓂᒃ ᐊᑐᓕᖅᑎᑕᐅᖁᓪᓗᒋᑦ ᔪᓇᐃᑎᑦ ᓃᓴᒃᑯᑦ ᓇᓗᓇᐃᖅᓯᔾᔪᑎᖓᓐᓂᒃ ᓄᓇᖃᖅᑳᕐᓯᒪᔪᐃᑦ ᐱᔪᓐᓇᐅᑎᖃᕐᓂᖏᓐᓄᑦ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐊᑐᓕᖅᑎᑕᐅᖁᓪᓗᒋᑦ ᐃᑲᔪᖅᑐᒐᐅᓯᒪᓕᖁᔨᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᑎᓕᐅᕆᓯᒪᓕᕈᑎᐅᔪᑦ ᑲᓇᑕᒥ ᖃᐅᔨᒋᐊᕈᑎᒋᓪᓗᒋᑦ ᓈᓚᖕᓂᖃᓚᐅᕐᓂᕐᒥᑦ ᐃᓄᐊᖅᑕᐅᓯᒪᔪᑦ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐊᓯᐅᔨᔭᐅᓯᒪᔪᓄᑦ ᓄᓇᖃᖅᑳᕐᓯᒪᔪᐃᑦ ᐊᕐᓇᖏᓂᑦ ᓂᕕᐊᖅᓯᐊᖏᓐᓂᓪᓗ.