Inuit voices heard in Arctic fishing ban agreement

by Kirsten Fenn - December 9, 2017

The vice-president of the Inuit Circumpolar Council Canada – who is also an NWT MLA – is hailing a ban on unregulated commercial fishing in the High Arctic as an example of the leadership role Indigenous people must take in climate negotiations. Nunakput MLA Herb Nakimayak said he was the sole Indigenous person representing Inuit…

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