New head of National Inuit Youth council to focus on culture, education and language

APTN National News
The new head of the National Inuit Youth Council is promising to focus her time at the organization on culture, education and language.

Maatalii Okalik is currently finishing her degree at McGill university in Montreal.

APTN’s Kent Driscoll reports.

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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.