The African and Caribbean Association of Nunavut (ACAN) is an inclusive association aiming to constitute an open and accountable forum, representing all individuals who express an interest in issues as they related to those who are:
Black, African-descent, Caribbean, West-Indian, Afro-Caribbean, African-American, African-Canadian,
etc in a fair and democratic way, that will promote their economic, social, and cultural well-being within Nunavut.
Its purpose is to enhance, engage, and represent our diverse neighborhood, where we live, work and play, by facilitating partnerships, programs, and services.
We also thrive to meet individual and communal needs in a a way that promote common values, and in turn nurtures, strengthens, enriches, and unites the people of African descent and our community as a whole.