The Presentation of Mr. Arteau touches upon several issues related to Arctic Sovereignty and the Inuit; Sovereign Rights in the Arctic and Inuit Self-Determination; The Inuit of Nunavik, Northern Quebec, Canada; The Arctic is the focus of major attention by many countries; The Government of Canada's Northern Vision: why is Nunavik excluded?; The Province of Quebec and its Plan Nord; The Plan Nunavik of the Nunavik Inuit; The Inuit of Nunavik and the changing Arctic.
To discuss any matters pertaining to this presentation, or obtain further information on Nunavik region and on Makivik Corporation, please contact directly Jean-François Arteau at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Makivik presentation at 6th NRF Assembly
Tue, Sep 06, 2011
Presentation made by Jean-François Arteau, Legal Counsel and Executive Assistant to the President of Makivik Corporation Pita Aatami. Makivik (www.makivik.org) is the organization that represents the 10,000 Inuit in Nunavik, northern Quebec, Canada. The Presentation was made at the 6th Open Assembly of the Northern Research Forum, held September 3-6, 2011 in Hveragerdi, Iceland, under the auspices of the President of Iceland, Dr. Olafur Ragnar Grimsson. Mr. Arteau had been invited by President Grimsson.