Book Review – Practising Community-Based Participatory Research

As part of its Book Review Forum, the IPAC NWT Regional Group is pleased to present the following review for the month of May. Shauna Mackinnon. Practising Community-Based Participatory Research.  Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press. 2018 This book is a collection of narratives describing examples of academic and community partnerships to address social issues within … Continue reading Book Review – Practising Community-Based Participatory Research

Book Review – Canada’s Odyssey: A Country Based on Incomplete Conquests

As part of its Book Review Forum, the IPAC NWT Regional Group is pleased to present the following review of Peter. H. Russell's Canada’s Odyssey: A Country Based on Incomplete Conquests. Toronto: University of Toronto Press (2017).   Peter Russell is a professor of constitutional law and politics at the University of Toronto, whose life’s work … Continue reading Book Review – Canada’s Odyssey: A Country Based on Incomplete Conquests

Book Review -Encounters: An Anthropological History of Southeastern Labrador

The following book review is brought to you by Northwest Territories Chapter of the Institute of Public Administration of Canada. As part of its Book Review Forum, the IPAC NWT Regional Group is pleased to present the following review of  John C. Kennedy's Encounters: An Anthropological History of Southeastern Labrador(McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2015) Too often it appears … Continue reading Book Review -Encounters: An Anthropological History of Southeastern Labrador

Book Review – The Forgotten People

The following book review is brought to you by Northwest Territories Chapter of the Institute of Public Administration of Canada.  As part of its monthly Book Review Forum, the IPAC NWT Regional Group is pleased to present the following review for the month of June: Damien Freeman and Shireen Morris’s The Forgotten People Melbourne: Melbourne University Press (2016). … Continue reading Book Review – The Forgotten People

Call For Expressions Of Interest – IPAC NWT Board Of Directors 2018/2019

IPAC-NWT is seeking expressions of interest to fill vacancies on its volunteer board of directors. Interested individuals who are members of IPAC should email their resume to Nicole Bonnell by June 7, 2018, along with a brief statement on the board position(s) or committee(s) you are interested in and the knowledge and skills that you could bring to the … Continue reading Call For Expressions Of Interest – IPAC NWT Board Of Directors 2018/2019

Book Review – On Being Here to Stay: Treaties and Aboriginal Rights in Canada

As part of its monthly Book Review Forum, the IPAC NWT Regional Group is pleased to present the following review for the month of May: Michael Asch’s On Being Here to Stay: Treaties and Aboriginal Rights in Canada Toronto: UTP, (2014). Michael Asch’s book, On Being Here to Stay, is an interesting take on Aboriginal … Continue reading Book Review – On Being Here to Stay: Treaties and Aboriginal Rights in Canada

March 2018 Event: Mapping History – Using Innovative Technology in History and Material Management

Date: Monday, March 12, 2018 Time: 12:00 - 1:30 p.m. Location: Lahm Ridge Tower Basement REGISTER NOW Google Earth and drones are fun tools to use to explore foreign cities or to document your next outdoor adventure. But as mapping and GIS technologies become more accessible and easier to manipulate, governments across the Northwest Territories are using this … Continue reading March 2018 Event: Mapping History – Using Innovative Technology in History and Material Management