Nunavut Day 2016: Iqaluit residents gather to take in display of Inuit culture

People enjoyed traditional Inuit foods, artwork on the day marking Nunavut’s creation

Kent Driscoll
APTN National News
Saturday was Nunavut Day, the annual celebration of the signing of the Nunavut Land Claims Agreement.

While rain forced the party indoors, Iqaluit residents showed up to celebrate the day.

 

Video Journalist / Iqaluit

Kent has been APTN’s Nunavut correspondent since 2007. In that time he has closely covered Inuit issues, including devolution and the controversial Nutrition North food subsidy. He has also worked for CKIQ-FM in Iqaluit and as a reporter for Nunavut News North.