The drive to build an arctic learning centre was simply that such a facility does not exist, he added.
"We identified that as an opportunity and engaged with northern community elders before proceeding. It's a very important part of our region of Canada and as a whole, and there's a lot up there we don't yet understand," Baker said. Read more
The CASC office is situated in Robinson Huron Treaty territory and the land on which we learn and live is the traditional territory of the Atikameksheng Anishnawbek.
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