The 19th Inuit Studies Conference will be held at Laval University from October 29th to November 1st, 2014. the theme of the meeting is Qaumaniq: Enlightening Knowledge. Thierry Rodon, the chairholder, and Francis Lévesque are part of the organization committee. Follow this link for more details and to register.
On October 30th, Tania Giberyen will do a presentation entitled Community vs State Based Development: the Innavik Hydro-Project. On October 31st,Thierry Rodon will do a presentation entitled Serving Nunavimmiut: Public Policy Autonomy in Nunavik; Thierry Rodon, Mylène Riva and François Blais will present The evidence provided by the Raglan Mine and the two neighbouring Inuit communities of Salluit and Kangiqsujuaq and Francis Lévesque will do a presentation on Postsecondary Education and Profesional Success for Inuit in Nunavut. Moreover, the chair will organise a session on the mined in the Inuit Nunangat