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Small pool of qualified interpreters a challenge for courts, Justice minister admits

While the Department of Education’s quest to find 450 Inuktut teachers has received much publicity, the Department of Justice is also striving to keep up with demand for fluent speakers of the Inuit language in courtrooms. The number of graduating interpreter/translator students will not meet the current demands, says Justice Minister Jeannie Ehaloak. photo courtesy […]