Nunavut Mining 2020 provides in-depth stories and analysis as the territory forges ahead with exploration for diamonds, copper, and other commodities. Mining is a major part of the Nunavut economy and this is a must-read for anybody who wants to know where the industry has been over the past year and where it is going. Reach out to the pivotal players and the general public through Nunavut Mining 2020.
Students in Nunavut are achieving greater heights. Whether it’s a high school diploma, journey person certification, graduating college or earning a university degree, homegrown tradespeople and academics are filling more and more key roles in the North. Degrees of Success tells their stories.
This education feature also lists over 100 scholarships available to Nunavut students.
Nestled at the northern end of Frobisher Bay on Baffin Island, you’ll find a young, dynamic city steeped in deep-rooted Inuit culture. Welcome to Iqaluit, Canada’s youngest and smallest city, with a population of approximately 7,740. A traditional fishing location used by the Inuit for thousands of years, today Iqaluit offers visitors the opportunity to witness traditional Arctic life alongside the conveniences of a southern centre. You’ll be immersed in a culture like no other.
Welcome to an ancient land, where the culture can be traced back to about 500 BC – a place where wildlife outnumbers people and adventure knows no limits.
Each of the region’s seven communities can offer you a unique experience, and you’ll find the stark beauty of the immense landscape is matched by the warmth of the people who live here.
You’ll go back in time as you visit ancient archaeological sites and witness polar bears, grizzly bears, and muskoxen roaming freely.
The stunning Kitikmeot High Arctic, with all its pristine vistas, is a sight you don’t want to miss. Whatever the season, you’ll find there’s never a lack of opportunities to discover the region. Cruise ships sail July to August, exploring the Northwest Passage, Franklin Expedition sites, the majestic wildlife and ancient ruins that trace back for generations. “Nuna” translates as “our-land.” With some of the largest wetlands in the mid-Arctic and expansive caribou calving grounds, you’ll love the sights and sounds of wildlife as they roam free in their natural habitats.
Opportunities North 2019
The geography is vast and so is the economy. Powered by a combined Gross Domestic Product of $7.6 billion, Nunavut and the Northwest Territories continue to be the gateway for opportunity and development. With new roads and mines, booming tourism sectors, not to mention the resurgence of more traditional activities such as commercial fishing and trapping, there are many areas to consider when pondering the northern economy.