Program: Qaggiq (“Gathering Place”) – is a current affairs program (refers to a large igloo built for the gathering of several families).
Producer: Iqaluit Inuit Broadcasting, Nunavut
Host: Sara Arnatsiaq and Sytuki Joamie
Segment 1: Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami (ITK) meet with Joe Clark, Minister of Foreign Affairs, to discuss the issue of self-government for Inuit in Canada.
Segment 2: Arctic Cooperatives is investigating the idea of a credit union for communities that don’t have banking services. Solomon Alurut is the spokesperson for this initiative.
Segment 3: Kakivak President Moses Kunuk, gives an update on the activities of the Kakivak Association.
Segment 4: Inuit Broadcasting Corporation staff enjoy a workshop delivered to help improve their filming and editing skills.
Segment 5: Inuvik hosts the 6th General Assembly of Inuit Circumpolar World and The Great Northern Arts Festival.
The Inuit Broadcasting Corporation, established in Canada's territory of Nunavut, has been producing Inuit language video, by, for and about Inuit since 1981. This video is from their collection and has been made available on the Internet for your enjoyment through funding provided by the Government of Canada and the Government of Nunavut.