IRR Producer Shaldon Ferris reports on the official statement by Vicky Tauli-Copruz, UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, concerning the threat of the Dakota Access Pipeline to the Standing Rock Sioux tribe.
UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Vicky Tauli-Corpuz discusses the challenges faced by Indigenous peoples in protecting their claim to ancestral lands in the face of government-sanctioned landgrabbing in the name of conservation.
Music: Melodies of Nepal, by classical Instrumental band Sur Sudha
Here's Episode 35 of Nipivut! This show is a special about Ivirtivik, the employability and skills development centre in Montreal! Annie, who also works for Ivirtivik, talks to the director, counsellors, participants and even Quebec's Minister responsible for Native Affairs Geoffrey Kelley.
Episode 34 is here! Annie hosts, and on the show this week is: • Mathew Nuqingaq about receiving the Order of Canada; • Robbie Watt talks about preserving Inuktitut and his trip to Wales and his bakery in Kuujuuaq; • We have information about an upcoming Makivik Corporation election;
Here's our special Christmas call-in special! We had a live call in-show with Annie Pisuktie and Kevin Tikivik hosting and interacting with our audience. We had 11 callers from all across the country: Iqaluit, Ottawa, Montreal, Trois-Rivières, Alberta and more! Each gave a special holiday message to friends and family. Enjoy!
Episode 29 of Nipivut is TONIGHT at 6 p.m. on CKUT 90.3FM. Featured on tonight's show: • Ossie Michelin speaks about his involvement in the Make Muskrat Right protest; • Annie speaks to Kuujjuaq, Quebec Mayor Tunu Napartuk, who visited Montreal last month;
This is a special one-year anniversary episode of Nipivut! Nipivut turned 1 this month and we decided to get the whole staff together and talk about how Nipivut started and where we're going. Annie hosts, and there's lots of songs throughout the hour.
Annie hosts Nipivut this week, and we've got a packed one! On the show, we have: • Annie in conversation with a few people who were at the Urban Aboriginal Strategy meeting hosted by Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami in Montreal last week;
Here's Episode 26 of Nipivut! Tonight's lineup, hosted by Annie Pisuktie, includes: - Audio from the Tungasuvvingat Inuit Montreal community gathering last week; - Messages from the Mayors, including Inukjuak mayor Pauloosie Kasudluak, Ivujivik mayor Tivi Iyaituk, Akulivik mayor Mark Qumak and Kuujjurarpik mayor Lucassie Inukpuk;
We've got a great show for you! On Episode 25 of Nipivut you'll hear Annie's conversations with a few women who went to Pauktuutit Inuit Women of Canada's engagement session last week at the Native Friendship Centre. We were at the unveiling of a massive mural at 2360 rue Ontario made by Cape Dorset youth last month, which was made with the help of MU and Embassy of Imagination.
This is our special Kangirsuk episode! This past July, Pauyungie Nutaraaluk worked with Neevie Simigak, a high school student in Kangirsuk, Nunavik, to produce a show about Kangirsuk's Arctic Char Music Festival! The show features interviews with Kangirsumiut and festival musicians, including live performances by Elisapie Isaac, Twin Flames, and Saali & The Ravenhearts.
Here's your new episode of Nipivut! On this show we have Chair of the Inuit Circumpolar Council Canada Okalik Eegeesiak. Also Anita Uuttuvak talks about Uuttuvak Hockey and about her fundraiser to help send her two boys to Europe for a hockey tournament.