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Want to know what makes Prince Charles 'tick' for his future Canadian visits? Read on

Access to Information Act documents reveal that Prince Charles wants future visits to Canada to help promote his own personal causes and enterprises.

It's rare to get a glimpse of what's on the minds of the British Royals before or during an official visit to Canada. Most times, the scripts are supposed to be largely written by the governments of the day here. But documents recently obtained under Canada's Access to Information Act reveal letters signed by Prince Charles on what was on his personal agenda.

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Want to know what makes Prince Charles 'tick' for his future Canadian visits? Read on

Access to Information Act documents reveal that Prince Charles wants future visits to Canada to help promote his own personal causes and enterprises.

It's rare to get a glimpse of what's on the minds of the British Royals before or during an official visit to Canada. Most times, the scripts are supposed to be largely written by the governments of the day here. But documents recently obtained under Canada's Access to Information Act reveal letters signed by Prince Charles on what was on his personal agenda.

  

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Thursday, March 5, 2015
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
ITK hosts intimate preview of next week's Taste of the Arctic event March 2, 2015

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ITK project coordinator Looee Okalik, using an 'ulu' or 'woman's knife' to cut off a portion of 'Nikku' or dried caribou.
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NAC Le Café's executive chef John Morris explaining his take on traditional Inuit menu items.
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First Air's Elisapee Sheutiapik, also former mayor of Iqaluit, with ITK health and social development assistant director Anna Fowler.
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First Air's Ron Lowry, Ms. Sheutiapik, ITK's Looee Okalik, iPolitics' Elizabeth Gray-Smith, ITK's Anna Fowler, The Hill Times' Rachel Aiello, First Air's Bert van der Stege, and ITK's Kathleen Tagoona.
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After the tasting, Chef John Morris joined the guests for the mini-feast of traditional Inuit foods.
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Chef John Morris spoons some jus on Ottawa Citizen food editor Peter Hum's plate.
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First Air's Ron Lowry and Bert van der Stege; and ITK President Terry Audla.
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ITK president Terry Audla digging in to the frozen Arctic char or 'Iqaluk' meat from the Rankin Inlet.
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First Air's Ron Lowry adding a bit of seal fur to his suit.

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