Kativik Regional Government

Press Release: KRG and KRPF Participate to Specific Consultation on Cannabis in Quebec City

Kuujjuaq, Québec, October 6, 2017 ─ On September 29th, in Quebec City, the Kativik Regional Government (KRG) and the Kativik Regional Police Force (KRPF) took part in a specific consultation on the regulation of cannabis for Inuit and First Nations held by the Quebec government. Three main themes were discussed during the session:
•    Prevention, awareness and health effects;
•    Marketing, sales model, and use sites;
•    Safety.

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Press Release: More than $3 Million over Five Years to Support Development in Nunavik

Kuujjuaq, October 6, 2017 – Under the new Fonds d’appui au rayonnement des régions (support fund for regional vibrancy, FARR), close to $300,000 will be available this year to support development projects in Nunavik. This resource envelope will gradually grow to close to $1 million annually by 2021–2022. In total, close to $3 million over five years will be invested in regional development through the FARR.

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Nunivaat Update, third quarter of 2017

Based on a long history of cooperation between the Kativik Regional Government (KRG) and Université Laval, Nunivaat was established in 2005 as a permanent, public and independent statistics program on the socioeconomic situation of Nunavik. Nunivaat is directed by Université Laval and funded by the KRG.




COST OF LIVING PHASE II – The work on the COL database continues, and a first set of analyses will be sent to the negotiation table in the upcoming weeks. 

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Sun Transit Period - Autumn 2017

As many of you are already aware, with the arrival of fall, we are approaching the solar transit period for fall 2017.

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Press Release: Kativik Regional Police Force

Kuujjuaq, Quebec, August 22, 2017 - On August 15, 2017, a group of geologists traveling by helicopter discovered remains of human nature near an abandoned snowmobile about 25 kilometers away from the Northern Village of Ivujivik.

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