7 record(s) found with the tag "law" (multi-year projects are grouped):
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Aboriginal Governance: Administrative Decision-Making in the Mackenzie Valley
Principal Investigator: Graben, Sari
Licensed Year(s): 2007
Summary: 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...

Designing Appropriate Dispute Resolution Processes for use in Civil Matters in the Northwest Territories
Principal Investigator: Posynick, James
Licensed Year(s): 2005
Summary: 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...

Inuvialuit and Gwich'in Traditional Governance Research Project
Principal Investigator: Irlbacher-Fox, Stephanie
Licensed Year(s): 1998
Summary: 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...

Rae Lakes Traditional Governance Project
Principal Investigator: Legat, Allice
Licensed Year(s): 1994 1993
Summary: 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...

Dene Traditional Justice Case Study
Principal Investigator: Ryan, Joan
Licensed Year(s): 1991
Summary: 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....

Crime, Law and Justice Among Inuit in the Baffin Region, Northwest Territories, Canada.
Principal Investigator: Griffiths, Curt
Licensed Year(s): 1993 1991 1990
Summary: 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...

Socio-legal study in the community of Igloolik
Principal Investigator: Rasing, Wim C.E.
Licensed Year(s): 1987
Summary: 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....