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  • Canada
  • then was a Conservative member of the House of Commons of Canada representing the riding of Nunavut after winning the seat in the 2008 federal election. (wikipedia.org)
  • premier
  • Aglukkaq was reelected in 2011 with nearly 50 percent of the vote, defeating a field of challengers which included former Premier of Nunavut Paul Okalik, who ran as the Liberal nominee. (wikipedia.org)
  • government
  • Building the information technology infrastructure for that government is the challenge facing O'Neill and other IT folks in Nunavut. (itworldcanada.com)
  • and the nascent Nunavut government, which would be inaugurated in 18 months. (itworldcanada.com)
  • Inquest testimony from health, education and family services officials made it abundantly clear the Nunavut government has not, so far, been able to bring to bear the financial or human resources required to reduce a suicide rate 10 times that of the national average. (cbc.ca)
  • Speaking of the importance of the case, constitutional lawyer Nader Hasan, who is representing Clyde River, argued: "The federal government has a solemn constitutional obligation to meaningfully consult and accommodate the people of Nunavut on any issues affecting their Aboriginal or treaty rights. (wikipedia.org)
  • Population
  • In more southerly continental areas very cold subarctic climates can be found, due to July being slightly milder than the required 10 °C (50 °F). The region now known as Nunavut has supported a continuous indigenous population for approximately 4,000 years. (wikipedia.org)
  • people
  • Nunavut, where suicide is so normalized some people think it impossible to prevent, exemplifies that contagion. (cbc.ca)
  • The first group of people, which included one Royal Canadian Mounted Police officer, Ross Gibson, who was also to become the community's first teacher, were relocated in 1953, along with a second group in 1955, from Inukjuak, Quebec (then known as Port Harrison), and from Pond Inlet, Nunavut. (wikipedia.org)
  • minister
  • Nunavut should also appoint a minister responsible for suicide prevention at the next legislative sitting, and create a secretariat with the resources 'to demonstrate the government's commitment to this crisis' by April 2016, the jurors recommended. (cbc.ca)
  • regions
  • Nunavut experiences a polar climate in most regions, owing to its high latitude and lower continental summertime influence than areas to the west. (wikipedia.org)
  • south
  • The 2006 census counted a total of only about 450 immigrants in Nunavut, including about 80 from the United Kingdom, about 40 each from the United States and the Philippines, about 30 from Germany, about 20 each from China and India, and just over 10 each from Jamaica and South Africa. (wikipedia.org)
  • year
  • But most of all, they faced the challenge of Nunavut itself: ice-bound for most of the year, with virtually no paved roads and accessible only by air except during the three summer months when the sea ice melts and ships can come in. (itworldcanada.com)