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February 2: Inuit Institute, precursor to Ilisimatusarfik (University of Greenland), established as a degree granting institution and begins classes. N. Economic and Social Council. June: First students graduate from Greenland’s School of Journalism. July: IBC serves as host communicator for the third ICC General Assembly in Iqaluit. July 24: ICC initiates Alaska Native Review Commission (ANRC) to be headed by Justice Thomas R. Berger. September: ICC enacts an antinuclear resolution calling for a ban on nuclear tests, dumps, or mining in the Arctic.
December 2: Canada, the United States, Denmark, and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics agree to participate in a permanent secretariat concerned with problems of the Inuit. 1970s Greenlanders accelerate move from small hunting and fishing villages to large towns and urban centers. 1970 Kenojuak print “Enchanted Owl” used on six-cent Canadian postage stamp to commemorate 100th anniversary of the Northwest Territories. January 28: Committee for Original People’s Entitlement (COPE) formed at a meeting in Coppermine (Kugluktuk).
Sorlak, the Greenland Youth Council established. February 20: ANRC hearings begin. May 22: Danish Parliament ratifies Greenland’s withdrawal from the EEC. May 24: Inuit Language Commission for Northern Quebec CHRONOLOGY ● xxxvii established at Inukjuak. June 5: Inuvialuit Final Agreement (IFA) signed by COPE and the federal government of Canada. November: Inaugural performance by Silamiut, Greenland’s first professional theatre troupe. 1985 Inuit Art Foundation established. January 1: Greenland formally withdraws from the EEC.
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