Kativik Regional Government

Quarterly Update: January 2016

Keeping Nunavimmiut up to date on the work of the Kativik Regional Government

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Press Release: Tamaani Internet and Partners Launch a Regional Backup Emergency Telephone Service

Kuujjuaq, Québec, January 19, 2016 – An important partnership between Ice Wireless, Iristel, Polycom, the Nunavik Regional Board of Health and Social Services, and the Kativik Regional Government (KRG) has produced a backup emergency telecommunications service for all of Nunavik’s 14 communities.

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Pauktuutit: Inuit Women and the Economy

Poster - evening engagement session - Kuujjuaq


Press Release: Team Nunavik–Québec 2016: Final Regional Trials Organized in Kuujjuaq

Kuujjuaq, Québec, December 9, 2015 – From November 27 to 29, 108 athletes from all over Nunavik competed in the final regional trials organized for Team Nunavik–Québec (TNQ). The athletes were aiming for one of 61 spots for athletes who will travel to the Arctic Winter Games in Nuuk, Greenland, in March 2016. Over the two-year preparation cycle for these Arctic Winter Games, TNQ focus has been on positive values, behaviour and attitude, as well as leadership qualities and performance.

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Press Release: Adding More Cheer to the Christmas Season

Kuujjuaq, Québec, December 1st, 2015 – The Kativik Regional Government (KRG) and Makivik help make Christmas dinner a little more affordable in Nunavik communities. Until December 31, 2015 under the Food and Other Essentials Program, Nunavimmiut will be able to buy whole turkeys and hams (2.5 kg and over) sold at local grocery stores for half the regular price.

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