Northern Games Youth Collaboration “Inuvialuit Piuyausiq”

Year:
2022
Region:
Inuvialuit Settlement Region
Type:
Finalist
Theme:
Children & Youth
Category:
Youth

While preparing for a large Circumpolar Northern Games event in Inuvik and in light of mental health and spiritual crisis in many northern communities, Northern Games Youth Collaboration “Inuvialuit Piuyausiq” proposes to hold a Northern Youth Development program in Tuktoyaktuk, helping to develop and build on the next generation of leaders promoting healthy activity and cultural connectedness by focusing on mentoring youth and highlighting volunteerism.

Nominator: Erwin Elias
Mayor, Hamlet of Tuktoyaktuk