Year: 2000 Source: News/North Nunavut, (13 March 2000), p.A13 SIEC No: 20030301

This news clipping describes the increasing suicide rate among Inuit communities from the 1970s to the January 1, 2000. Changes in culture, such as the introduction of residential schools & forced relocation, are cited as reasons for this increase. Statistical information on suicide in Nunavut & procedures on how to help a suicidal person are included. (SC)