The Dynamics of Inuit Participants and Decision-making in the Setting of the Boundaries for North Baffin Park

Regions: Qikiqtaaluk Region, Nunavut

Tags: social sciences, resource management, Inuit, decision making, national parks

Principal Investigator: Vannijnatten, Debora (1)
Licence Number: 11109
Organization: Queen's University
Licensed Year(s): 1991
Issued: Jan 01, 1991
Project Team: Self

Objective(s): To examine the nature of Inuit participation and decision-making processes with respect to the setting of the boundaries for North Baffin Park;

Project Description: The Researcher will investigate the degree to which the Inuit communities of Arctic Bay and Pond Inlet were involved in the desicion making process to set the boundaries for North Baffin Park. She will also examine how concerns are expressed in Inuit community involvement in these processes.