Gold, copper and diamonds are bringing prosperity to Nunavut—and the Inuit people of this northern territory play an integral role when it comes to the labour force for these operations and also in steering discussion around environmental concerns. Recently, proposed uranium mining projects in Nunavut have come under public scrutiny.
Recent Nunavut articles
- Bill C-47 brings regulatory hope to Nunavut
The Mining Association of Canada welcomes the tabling of Bill C-47. For Nunavut, this could mean some 4,500 new jobs and a significant increase in development.by Karen Kornelsen
- High hopes for isotopes
Uravan Minerals believes geochemistry may hold the key to locating uranium deposits.by Glynis Fediuk