Talking about Justice in Nunavut: A Podcast Series

"Talking about Justice in Nunavut" is a podcast series hosted by the Law Society of Nunavut. Each episode features conversations about different law-related issues in Nunavut, with information about how to get help and how to use Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit when dealing with these issues.

Episode 1 | What do we need to know about family violence and abuse, and what can we do?

This podcast talks about what family violence and abuse is and where to get help, featuring interviews with:

  • Ruth Eetuk Pootoolik, Community Justice Outreach Worker and Acting Community Justice Specialist in Coral Harbour, Department of Justice, Government of Nunavut
  • Joan Killulark, Community Health Representative in Baker Lake, Department of Health, Government of Nunavut
  • Camilla Sehti, Community Mental Health Specialist, Mental Health and Addictions Team, Government of Nunavut
  • Raha Ravasian, Project Manager, Pauktuutit Inuit Women of Canada
  • Noah Papatsie, Facilitator and Curriculum Advisor, ilinniapaa Skills Development Centre (iSDC)

Part 1 of 2

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Part 2 of 2

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Episode 2 | Thinking about access to justice for family violence in Nunavut 

This podcast offers further reflections from the Family Violence Prevention project, featuring: 

  • an anonymized woman with lived experiences of family violence sharing her insights;
  • Raha Ravasian, Project Manager for Pauktuutit Inuit Women of Canada, sharing the stories she heard from women from lived experience while working on this project; and
  • Noah Papatsie, Faciitator and Curriculum Advisor for ilinniapaa Skills Development Centre, sharing his thoughts on justice in Nunavut

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Episode 3 | Creating a Healthy Workplace with Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit Perspectives

This podcast talks about how to create a safe, healthy, and respectful workplace in Nunavut, featuring content from:

  • Odessa O’Dell, Borden Ladner Gervais
  • Joe Karetak & Shirley Tagalik, Aqqiumavvik Society

Part 1 of 2

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Part 2 of 2

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