Uvagut TV launches Canada's first Inuit-language channel
Last updated 3/27/2021 at 4:18pm
NUNAVUT, N.L.-In January, Nunavut Independent Television (NITV) made history when it launched Canada's first all-Inuit Inuktut TV channel.
Uvagut TV ("Our" TV) broadcasts 168 hours a week of Inuit-produced culture, arts, movies and information programming available nationally to more than 600,000 Shaw Direct customers as well as Arctic Co-ops Cable subscribers in Nunavut and NWT. Other satellite and cable systems will be added and viewers around the world can stream programs online at Uvagut TV online 24 hours a day at uvagut.tv
Uvagut TV broke ground as the first Indigenous–language chan...