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: Judy Lee
Segment 1: Nunavut Wildlife Management Board chairperson, Ben Kovik, reports on the process for the bowhead whale hunt. This was the first hunt under the Nuavut Land Claim Agreement scheduled for Naujat (Repulse Bay) in 1995.
Segment 2: Inuit Cultural Institute (ICI) has been in Arviat and Rankin Inlet (Keewatin Region) for some years. Baffin delegates would like a cultural center in their region. The delegates each support the idea of having a center in the Baffin Region.
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.