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Two candidates look to unseat Natan Obed in ITK election this month

By Emily Haws      

Ex-NDP MP Peter Ittinuar and policy adviser Peter Williamson are also running for a three-year term at the Inuit group's helm.

Natan Obed, incumbent president of Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami, is competing against two other candidates for a second term. The election will take place Aug. 16. The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia
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Two candidates, including a former Member of Parliament, are vying to unseat Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami incumbent president Natan Obed in the national Inuit group's Aug. 16 election. Peter Williamson is a rookie candidate, but he’s worked on Inuit issues for more than 20 years, including five years with ITK and 15 years at Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada. He worked to help end a proposed European import ban on wild furs, and to help establish the Canadian Northern

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