jessica black

Fellowship, North

Tupiq Nappaqtauliqtuq: Meeting Over-Incarceration and Trauma with Re-Centering Inuit Piusiit

Jessica Black is a Nunavummiut from Iqaluit. Jessica
has spent her career so far imbued within the field of
justice. She is currently residing in Victoria, B.C., while she
completes a juris doctor at the University of Victoria, but
her home and heart remain in the North. Her dream is to
practise environmental and indigenous law in a way that
advocates and contributes to the arctic and its peoples.
She is passionate about circumpolar affairs, complex policy
issues, art, and loves surfing and cycling.

jessica black