Suicides continue plaguing desperate Nunavut

Why are people in Nunavut committing suicide in such high numbers?

APTN National News
Why are people in Nunavut committing suicide in such high numbers?

New figures show that suicide continues to plague the territory.

APTN National News reporter Kent Driscoll found that while the numbers are horrific, they can only be explained by looking at the many issues facing the Canadian North.

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Before moving to become the APTN News social media producer, Mark was the executive producer for the news in eastern Canada. Before starting with APTN in 2009, Mark worked at CBC Radio and Television in Newfoundland and Labrador and Ottawa.