Comfort and Tranquility: Housing for Seniors Aged 60+
August 21, 2019- The Kativik Regional Government (KRG) organized a meeting on Tuesday in Kuujjuaq and requested the participation of the Kativik Municipal Housing Bureau (KMHB) to respond to Kangirsuk’s request for an elders’ home that will meet the special needs of their community. For some time, Kangirsuk officials have requested an elders’ home.
Leader of Québec Solidaire Manon Massé visits the KRG
August 15, 2019 – Leader of Québec Solidaire and MNA for Sainte-Marie–Saint-Jacques Manon Massé signs the KRG Guest Book.
MNA Manon Massé sat with KRG representatives during a meeting held on the afternoon of August 15.
2019 Eastern Arctic Summer Games
August 14, 2019- Over 235 athletes from five communities of Nunavik participated in the 2019 Eastern Arctic Summer Games (EASG) hosted in Kuujjuaraapik. The Kangiqsujuaq, Inukjuak, Umiujaq, Kuujjuaraapik and Kuujjuaq teams gave it their all throughout the 19th edition of this event, as did the Cree team from the adjacent community of Whapmagoostui.
The KRG’s Commitment to Robert Ekomiak Will Pave the Way for Others
Robert Ekomiak (left) and his teacher, Stéphane Bastien (right)
August 6, 2019- It was not always part of Robert Ekomiak’s plans to become a plumber. However, he soon realized that, with the help of the KRG, he could obtain his plumbing certificate and get the type of personally fulfilling and high-paying job he had always wanted.
The KRG meets with the Quebec Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing
July 31, 2019- The KRG held meetings with the Quebec Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing Andrée Laforest and Ungava MNA Denis Lamothe on July 30 in Puvirnituq and Kuujjuaq. Quebec Ministers Lionel Carmant and Sylvie D’Amours also met KRG representatives and visited the two communities.