Ottawa is committing $9-million to support the implementation of Canada’s first national Inuit suicide-prevention strategy – a plan that seeks to stem deaths among a population whose suicide rate is as much as 25 times higher than the country’s as a whole.

Trudeau government lends hand to Inuit suicide prevention

Ottawa is committing $9-million to support the implementation of Canada’s first national Inuit suicide-prevention strategy – a plan that seeks to stem deaths among a population whose suicide rate is as much as 25 times higher than the country’s as a whole.

Written By

Kathryn Blaze Baum

Publisher

The Globe and Mail | Politics

Date Published

July 27, 2016