Igloolik, Nunavut

The IK-ADAPT work being conducted in Igloolik, seek Nunavut investigates Inuit knowledge regarding climate change, look industrial development, and associated human and environmental health issues in the community of Igloolik and larger area of Foxe Basin, Nunavut. In collaboration with locals, Inuktitut language results are being produced, which combine traditional knowledge, documentary video, and interactive mapping.

Igloolik is a community of approximately 1,600 people on an island in the Foxe Basin in Nunavut, Canada.

Project Lead
Ian Mauro, PhD
Associate Professor and Canada Research Chair in Human Dimensions of Environmental Change
Geography and Environment
Mount Allison University
Email: imauro@mta.ca

Community Adaptation Leader
Zacharias Kunuk
Film maker and President and Co-Founder of Isuma Productions