Adam Akpik

Adam Akpik was born and raised in Iqaluit, Nunavut. Adam finished his 2nd and final year at Nunavut Sivuniksavut in May of 2016, an Inuit Studies and Advanced Inuit Studies college program affiliated with Algonquin College and located in Ottawa, Ontario. He is currently the Project Development Coordinator for the Embrace Life Council, a territorial life promotion organization that provides suicide prevention, postvention and intervention trainings, with the mission of encouraging the people of Nunavut to value and embrace life. Adam is also highly engaged and passionate about Inuit and Indigenous issues and has interests in Nunavut and Canadian policies.