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ITK hopeful promotes plan for Inuit self-sufficiency, tackling human rights – Nunatsiaq News
by ahnationtalk onAugust 10, 2018169 Views
August 10, 2018
“We have to change how we address poverty at different levels of government”
This is the first of the profiles of the three candidates running for the position of president of Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami to appear in Nunatsiaq News. The election will take place in Inuvik on Aug. 16.
A long-time federal and territorial bureaucrat, now business student, is hoping to become the next leader of Canada’s national Inuit organization.
Peter Williamson, originally from Rankin Inlet, hopes to shift roles to become Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami’s next president when the organization elects its leader on Aug. 16.