Nunavut bracing for higher prices as inflation rises


The warning signs are all there. Interest rates are going up, the cost of fuel is making driving more expensive and the overall cost of living will climb by the end of 2022.

Nunavut is already Canada’s most food-insecure region.

APTN stopped by the Iqaluit food centre to see how they’re preparing for inflation’s hammer.

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.