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ITK adopts Inuktut Qaliujaaqpait as writing system

Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami’s board of directors has adopted Inuktut Qaliujaaqpait as the organization’s writing system.  The decision was made at a board meeting in Rankin Inlet last week. Although controversial, basing written Inuktut on the Roman alphabet makes it easier to type, text and use various forms of information technology such as standard keyboard layouts; younger […]