Inuit experience systemic discrimination within provincial and territorial healthcare systems. The negative effects of discrimination within healthcare systems are compounded by experiences of systemic discrimination within other public services administered by governments.
The inaugural issue in the quarterly research briefing series focuses on potentially unique risks and impacts of COVID-19 (coronavirus disease 2019) and the coronavirus pandemic on Inuit living in Inuit Nunangat, the Inuit homeland.
This position paper conveys national Inuit priorities for federal legislation to implement the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UN Declaration).
The 2020-2023 ITK Strategy and Action Plan forms our organization’s core mandate for this three-year period. This document guides ITK’s day-to-day work and serves as an accountability mechanism for Inuit and the ITK Board of Directors to monitor and evaluate the organization’s progress.