Year(s) Funded: 2009-2010
Topic Area: Knowledge Sharing / Education
Contact: Gwen Healey, Qaujigiartiit Health Research Centre/Arctic Health Research Network - Nunavut (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Partners: Arctic Health Research Network
Title: Climate Change and Health Community Photovoice Research Project and Tool Development Workshop
Action: The community undertook a three-day workshop in Iqaluit, Nunavut May 12-14, 2009 to provide training and experience to community members in Nunavut in Photovoice methodology. The purpose was to build capacity and confidence of community members in community-based research methods in order that they may lead their own health research projects and participate meaningfully in projects that come to their communities.
Results: The project was successful in:
Outputs: The community developed a Photovoice Research Online Video Tool, Inuktitut language and terminology, a museum exhibit, prepared a journal submission and a research report.
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