Ms. Annie Aningmiuq
Ms. Annie Aningmiuq is the Coordinator of Health Policy and Programs at Pauktuutit Inuit Women of Canada. Annie grew up in Pangnirtung, Nunavut and has studied Inuit history, Inuit government relations, land claims and other issues related to Aboriginal people at Nunavut Sivuniksavut; a college program geared towards Inuit students. As an Inuk woman, Annie is passionate about working for Inuit and plans on moving back to Nunavut in the future. As an Inuktitut language instructor and a cultural performer, Annie believes that cultural pride is significant in staying mentally and emotionally healthy.