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This website includes historically and culturally sensitive images, sound recordings, words, terms or descriptions, including graphic discussions of the personal traumas suffered by participants. Some people may find such items disturbing and/or such items may even act as a trigger for emotional distress. Therefore please view the contents of this website with caution. Please contact a health care provider in your community if you find that any content on this website triggers emotional distress. 


Qikiqtani Inuit Organization (QIA) owns this website and its contents including all intellectual property.

This website and all of its contents may not be used for any commercial purpose without the prior express written consent of QIA, which may be arbitrarily withheld. You may use the website and all of its contents only for your personal, academic, and non-commercial use. Copying and distribution are prohibited without QIA’s prior written consent. Access to the QTC database for non-commercial use for research or private study may be obtained in accordance with the Qikiqtani Truth Commission – Records and Access Policy. Contact or apply online for consent.


Videos and other testimony on this website were presented or submitted by participants during the proceedings of the Qikiqtani Truth Commission (QTC). The statements are those of proceeding participants and do not necessarily represent the views and opinions of QIA.

While reasonable efforts have been made to ensure the accuracy of information, some of the content on this site may contain inaccuracies or errors.

Every effort has been made to protect the personal information of participants in the testimonials presented in evidence to QTC. When the witnesses gave their consent to QIA to publish their interviews, that consent included the understanding that the data provided could later be withdrawn at the request of the witness. Any participant who wishes to withdraw may contact


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