Program: I Qanuq Isumavit? is a phone-in (What Do You Think?): IBC's only live production, the phone-in show enables the northern audience to discuss current issues and events in detail. Topics covered in the past included a wide range of “things on people’s minds” including parenting, health care, language, Inuit knowledge, climate change, and sled dog slaughter among them. Qanuq Isumavit invites viewers to participate by phoning or emailing - to ask questions, disagree with the guest’s view, offer a comment or just air their views.
Producer: Iqaluit Inuit Broadcasting, Nunavut
Host: Situki Joamie
Segment 1: The public is consulted by Nunavut government staff and Nunavut Tunngavik about land leases. The question is whether homeowners prefer to purchase their lot or to lease the lot from municipalities.
Segment 2: Pauloosie Keeyootak, President of Qiqitani is the guest for the phone in show on contracting and Economic Development in Nunavut. The public call in with comments and questions.
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