Principal Investigator:Graben, Sari Licenced Year(s):
It is the investigator’s hope that this research will lead to an improved understanding of co-management decision-making as a process which is distinct in the law. It is hoped that this research will contribute to a richer understanding of administrative law that will better support the goals of co-management.
The objective of this research is to examine resource decision-making processes asso...
Principal Investigator:Posynick, James Licenced Year(s):
The objectives of this study are to increase access to justice by increasing the availability of Appropriate Dispute Resolution (ADR) processes to NWT residents and to assist communities in using existing ADR or developing socially/culturally and legally...
Principal Investigator:Irlbacher-Fox, Stephanie Licenced Year(s):
This project will involve researching Inuvialuit and Gwich'in traditional governance and how this can be used in shaping self government institutions. To do this research the self government office plans to: 1) hire community development workers in each community, 2) train community development workers in the skills they need to do the research and work on other areas of self government, 3) worker...
Principal Investigator:Legat, Allice Licenced Year(s):
The researcher will investigate traditional methods of governance at the request of the Dene Cultural Institute. Dogrib rules and laws, traditional government processes, traditional decision making processes and tradtional law enforcement will be recorded. The researcher will also assess which traditional practices people wish to revitalize or maintain in order to develop a model for self-govern...
Principal Investigator:Ryan, Joan Licenced Year(s):
The Dene Traditional Justice Case Study will document the traditional laws and justice mechanisms of the Dogrib people. The research will address concerns about the effectiveness of the current justice system for Dene in the Northwest Territories. Local Dogrib researchers will be trained and employed to carry out the work....
Principal Investigator:Griffiths, Curt Licenced Year(s):19931991
This project is designed to examine the patterns of crime and the delivery of justice services to Inuit communities in the Baffin Region, N.W.T. There has been identified a need to develop alternative, community-based justice programs and services that may serve to reduce the dependency of communities and which may be more effective in addressing the needs of Inuit communities, victims, and offen...
Principal Investigator:Rasing, Wim C.E. Licenced Year(s):
To continue fieldwork for a socio-legal study in the community of Igloolik. The research aims at gaining a better insight into the simultaneously existence of Inuit customary law and Canadian law in the daily life of the people in a Baffin community....