Listening to Our Past
Excerpt: "The Association des francophones
du Nunavut is pleased to launch the new Listening to our Past
web site, which should
useful to Inuit students and to all those who are interested
in the Inuit culture. The site is available in French,
in English and in Inuktitut. "
Excerpt: "Northern Links provides and improves
peer networking, support and communication for all community
leaders looking to create more culturally relevant and engaging
Inuvialuit Settlement Region Database
Excerpt: "The Inuvialuit Settlement
Region Database contains descriptions of more than 8900 publications
the Inuvialuit Settlement Region in Canada's Northwest Territories
Excerpt: "We are a land claims
organization that deals with the cultural resources
of Nunavut, focusing
on archaeology, ethnology and archives."
Inuit Elders is a series from the Nunavut Arctic
College. The volumes are downloadable at:
Here's an excerpt introduction of the website:
preservation of traditional knowledge and the oral tradition
is important both to Inuit identity
in the political context of the development of Nunavut.
It is important to Inuit that the traditional knowledge passed
on by the elders is not lost and that it is incorporated
into new structures to be set up by the Nunavut government.
"In the past, most materials written about
Inuit were done by non-Inuit and many misrepresentations
of these materials were only available in English. The materials
in the Interviewing Inuit Elders series were created from
an Inuit perspective that is sensitive to Inuit culture
Access to Engineering
envisage a world where the representation of Aboriginal
People among doctors, engineers, carpenters,
entrepreneurs, biotechnologists, scientists, computer specialists, artists,
professors, archaeologists and individuals in other careers is comparable
to that of any other segment of the population."
"Kalaallit Nunaata Radio (Radio Greenland) is an independent
public body administered by the Greenlandic Government. It is
headed by a 7-man
board, with its day-to-day running in the hands of a management committee.
KNR - Radio and TV - broadcasts both radio and television programmes
every day, which can be received throughout Greenland." Website in Danish,
English, and Inuit.
Siksik is a NWT educational site, rich with resources including Inuuqatigiit,
a curriculum framework.