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Library and Archives Canada launches funding and services to help preserve Indigenous culture and language recordings

20 June 2019 to 21 June 2019
Across Nunavut, Arctic Bay, Arviat, Baker Lake, Cambridge Bay, Kinngait, Chesterfield Inlet, Clyde River, Coral Harbour, Gjoa Haven, Grise Fiord, Sanirajak, Igloolik, Iqaluit, Kimmirut, Kugaaruk, Kugluktuk, Naujaat, Ottawa, Ontario, Pangnirtung, Pond Inlet, Qikiqtarjuaq, Rankin Inlet, Resolute Bay, Sanikiluaq, Taloyoak, Whale Cove, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Location (Place): 
Unnikkarvik Visitor Centre, Iqaluit

This initiative provides funding of up to $100,000 per project to eligible Indigenous organizations to digitize existing culture and language recordings, and to help them build the skills, knowledge and resources they need to carry out this work in their communities.

LAC invites all eligible Indigenous organizations to submit their applications by noon on July 17, 2019 (Pacific Daylight Time).

Normand Charbonneau, Deputy Librarian and Archivist of Canada, will be coming here June 19 and tour Iqaluit and talk about the funding.


Sharon Angnakak,
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Tocasie Burke-