Program name: Qaujisaut
This short video was the first stage of a year-long project investigating traditional shelters of the high Arctic. Although modern materials were employed, traditional methods were used such as tying the structure together and using rocks for foundation and to weight down the waterproof covering. Health Canada's Climate Change and Health Adaptation Program funded the project, led by Dr.
Tagged:architecture, health, local and traditional knowledge, summer shelter
Ataatatsiaq talks about how country food is good for your health. Ataatatsiaq ajuriqsuijuq qanuq niqiit angujaujut piunirsaungmangata timimut.
Tagged:Canadian Inuit, children, country food, health, healthy food, IBC, inuit broadcasting corporation, Nunavut, nutritious food, puppets
Pinalapi asks questions to Leona from the Navigator Inn in Iqaluit about what kind of foods are healthy and nutritious. Pinalapi apiqsurtuq Liunamit suna niqittiavaummangata timimut.
Tagged:Canadian Inuit, children, health, healthy food, IBC, inuit broadcasting corporation, Navigator Inn, Nunavut, nutritious food, puppets
Mary Ineak and Johnny shop for healthy and nutritious food and explain what kind of foods are good for our health and body. Miali Ainiak ammalu Jaani niqittiavarnik niuviriaqsimatillugik ammalu nalunaiqtuillugik qanuittut niqiit timittinnut piummangaat.
Tagged:body, Canadian Inuit, children, food, health, healthy food, IBC, inuit broadcasting corporation, Nunavut, nutritious food, puppets
Learn how to make your own pizza pockets with fresh caribou meat in this delicious video from the Arviat Wellness Media Team!
Tagged:aboriiginal, Arviat, caribou, children, country food, family, food security, health, healthy eating, indigenous, Inuit, nutrition, research, wild food, youth
Arviat Youth Art and Film members share perspectives on the importance of sexual health.
Tagged:Arviat, health, indigenous, Inuit, Nunavut, phac, sexual health, youth
Master of Public Health student Gregory Corosky discusses his initial findings from his research on "Investigating Experiences of Sexual Health Among Inuit Youth: A Public Health Study of an At-Risk Population in Canada."
About the Research:
Tagged:Arviat, canada, female youth, health, Inuit, lgbtq, male youth, Nunavut, reproductive care, research, sexual health
The cast and crew of Arviat TV are taking their cameras to the streets this summer to find out what their community knows about sexual health.
In this clip, Ethan Tassiuk begins breaking down the stigma associated with discussing sexual health issues by interviewing his mom, Laura.
Tagged:Arviat, canada, health, Nunavut, sexual health, youth
Call for Papers: Inuit Health, Illness, and Healthcare Delivery in the Circumpolar Regions
Journal: Social Sciences
Special Lead Editor: Andrew J. Hund, M.A., Ph.D.
Submission Due Date: Jan. 1, 2015
Submission email: axh69 [at] cwru [dot] edu