Inuit Language Protection Act

Unspecified Inuit Language Protection Act. Documentation. Government of Nunavut, Department of Justice.

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Inuit Language Protection Act is the only Act in Canada that aims to protect and revitalize a first peoples’ language. It came into force in 2008 and established the Ministry of Languages. The objective of the Act is to increase the population of Inuit who can speak and read their language fluently and to help Nunavummiut achieve this goal.

Item Type: Monograph (Documentation)
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    Subjects: Peoples, Cultures and Societies > Indigenous Peoples
    Peoples, Cultures and Societies > Law and Policy
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    Date Deposited: 14 Feb 2012 14:05

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