Kativik Regional Government

Press Releases


June 12, 2019
Two Individuals Found Dead in Akulivik
May 31,2019
New Social Measures Highlight KRG Regional Council Meeting in Kuujjuaraapik
May 10, 2019
Quebec Government Increases Funding for Nunavik Seniors
April 26, 2019
The Kativik Regional Police Force (KRPF) and Kativik Ilisarniliriniq Sign a Cooperation Agreement
April 26, 2019
Quebec Justice Minister Sonia Lebel aims to resolve justice issues in Nunavik
April 24, 2019
Quebec Justice Minister Sonia LeBel visits the Inukjuak office of the Crime Victims Assistance Centre in Nunavik (Sapummijiit)
April 3, 2019
Death of a young child in Akulivik: the SQ is investigating
April 3, 2019
KRPF efforts lead to drug seizure


October 2, 2018
Quebec Election Results
September 6, 2018
Rise in the Cost of Gasoline
August 23, 2018
Enhancement of Internet Services in Nunavik
July 11, 2018
Enhancements to the Food and Other Essentials Program
July 9, 2018 
The KRPF Seizes Alcohol Intended for Resale 
May 29, 2018
Nunavik Getting Full Cellular and Mobility Data, One of the Few Areas in Canada Still Without
March 29, 2018
Team Nunavik–Québec Breaks Two World Records at the 2018 Arctic Winter Games
March 16, 2018
The 2018 Arctic Winter Games: Team Nunavik-Québec going to the South Slave, NWT!
February 20, 2018
Press Release: Government of Canada provides skills training and job opportunities for young Canadians in the Nunavik region of Quebec
February 6, 2018
Press Release: Unaaq Men’s Association of Inukjuak wins $500K at 2017 Arctic Inspiration Prize gala
January 29, 2018
Press Release: Housing Issues Discussed with Québec-Government Representatives
January 23, 2018 
Press Release: KRG Contribution of $1 million for the new Isuarsivik Centre


November 20, 2017
Press Release: KRG Sustainable Employment Department Celebrated 25th Anniversary with Mapping the Way Symposium
November 1, 2017
Press Release: Inauguration of Parc national Tursujuq
November 1, 2017
Press Release: Recent Meeting with the Quebec Premier in Nunavik
October 31, 2017
For a Safe and Fun Halloween: Safety Tips for Trick or Treat
October 16, 2017
Prevention tool for alcohol abuse
October 6, 2017
Press Release: KRG and KRPF Participate to Specific Consultation on Cannabis in Quebec City
October 6, 2017
Press Release: More than $300 Million over Five Years to Support Development in Nunavik
October 2017
Nunivaat Update, third quarter of 2017: NUNIVAAT - NUNAVIK STATISTICS PROGRAM
August 22, 2017
Press Release: Kativik Regional Police Force
July 4, 2017
Nunivaat Update, second quarter of 2017: NUNIVAAT - NUNAVIK STATISTICS PROGRAM
June 8, 2017
New Website for the Kativik Regional Police Force
May 25, 2017
National Victims and Survivors of Crime Awareness Week - Nunavik Edition
May 23, 2017
Press Release: Third Edition of the Weekends in the Parks
May 17, 2017
Prix Hommage Aînés 2017 – Call for Nominations
May 5, 2017
Policing Media Release: Drug Related Operation
May 1, 2017
Press Release: New Interim Social Housing Rent Scale Reached with Quebec: Significant Relief for Low and Medium Income Households
April 27, 2017
Press Release: Extension of the Agreement on Nunavik Cost-of-Living Measures And Addition to the Household Appliance and Harvesting Equipment Program
April 25, 2017
Nunivaat Update, first quarter of 2017: NUNIVAAT - NUNAVIK STATISTICS PROGRAM
April 21, 2017
Press Release: KEQC Public Hearings on the Sivumut Project
April 5, 2017
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March 29, 2017
Saturviit Celebrates Its 10th Anniversary
March 27, 2017
Press Release: A new initiative for the JBNQA Beneficiaries
February 21, 2017
Press Release: Recent Meeting between the KRG Chairperson and the Québec Premier
February 10, 2017
Press Release: Exploring a New Direction for Minor Hockey in Nunavik


December 8, 2016
Press Release: New COL Report: "An Important First Step towards Sustainable Solutions"
December 6, 2016
Press Release: Adding More Cheer to the Christmas Season
October 28, 2016
For a Safe and Fun Halloween: Safety Tips for Trick or Treat
October 17, 2016
Creation of Parc national Ulittaniujalik
September 8, 2016
Nunavik Inuit Optimistic on Housing Following Meeting with Québec Ministers
September 2, 2016
The Government takes action to improve detention and social reintegration conditions
September 1, 2016
$100 million for improvement of municipal infrastructure in the northern villages
July 20, 2016
July 5, 2016
Inauguration of new airport infrastructures in Tasiujaq
June 22, 2016
Nunavik Constable Receives Award for Distinguished Service
June 14, 2016
Minister Geoffrey Kelley breaks ground for Kuujjuaraapik's new multi-purpose venue
May 27, 2016
Policing Media Release: Important Seizure in Kangiqsujuaq
May 23, 2016
Weekends in the Parks - 2nd Edition Come Spend the Summer With Us!
April 15, 2016
April 4, 2016
Hydro Québec’s Second-Tier Electricity Rate Increase Will Hurt Nunavik
April 1, 2016
Nunavik Cost-of-Living Reduction Measure Improvements
March 29, 2016
Québec Expresses Its Solidarity with Nunavimmiut
March 23, 2016
Important Drug Seizure in Salluit
March 2016
TNQ Arctic Winter Games News March 2016: Nuuk, Greenland
March 16, 2016
Creating a Distinct Construction Workforce Region for Nunavik
March 15, 2016
Team Nunavik-Québec represents region well at Arctic Winter Games
March 9, 2016
Team Nunavik-Québec: Newsletter
March 8, 2016
Opening gin Kangiqsualujjuaq of the Qarmaapik Family House
January 2016
Quarterly Update: January 2016
January 19, 2016
Tamaani Internet and Partners Launch a Regional Backup Emergency Telephone Service


December 9, 2015
Team Nunavik–Québec 2016: Final Regional Trials Organized in Kuujjuaq
December 1, 2015
Adding More Cheer to the Christmas Season
November 4, 2015
Emergency Response Exercise at the Kuujjuaq Airport
October 9, 2015
Breakfast for Better Learning Campaign
September 30, 2015
International Day of Older Persons - Nunavik Edition
September 15, 2015
Nunavik in Figures 2015
August 19, 2015
Parnasimautik Consultation Report
July 30, 2015
Major New Contributions for Internet Service in Nunavik
July 1, 2015
Camping fuel and snowmobile oil addition to measure
June 15, 2015
On the Water this Summer, Think Safety First!
May 12, 2015
May 8, 2015
Nunavik Kite-Ski Championship: Riding the Winds in Kangiqsujuaq!
May 5, 2015
Weekends in the Parks Pilot Project: Come Spend the Summer with Us!
April 27, 2015
Firearms Safety Awareness Week: Are Your Firearms Safe?
April 24, 2015
Team Nunavik–Québec: Athletes Looking to Excel at Coastal Trials!
April 15, 2015
Aisara Kenuajuak: Four Decades in the Service of Nunavimmiut
April 14, 2015
On the Land, Think Safety First!
April 1, 2015
Improved Measures to Reduce the Cost of Living
March 16, 2015
Claiming the Solidarity Tax Credit on Your Next Income Tax Return!
February 17, 2015
Join ESUMA in Celebrating School Perseverance Week!
January 19, 2015
International Snowmobile Safety Week


December 11, 2014
The Kativik Regional Government pays tribute to Ellashuk Pauyungie
December 3, 2014
Makivik and the KRG Oppose Uranium Development in Nunavik
November 6, 2014
September update: Nunivaat - Nunavik Statistics Program
October 8, 2014
Sun Transit Period - Fall 2014
October 3, 2014
Fire Prevention Week: Thank You for Being Fire Safe!
September 10, 2014
Gasoline Program and Beneficiary Discount Card
July 10, 2014
Cirqiniq Summer Camp: Success in Puvirnituq!
May 22, 2014
March update: Nunivaat - Nunavik Statistics Program
May 5, 2014
ESUMA: Change their world. Change yours. This changes everything!
March 31, 2014
Improved Measures to Reduce the Cost of Living
March 24, 2014
Newsletter - 2014 Arctic Winter Games
March 24, 2014
Arctic Winter Games: Team Nunavik-Quebec performs well while demonstrating a positive attitude
March 17, 2014
Newsletter - 2014 Arctic Winter Games
March 14, 2014
The 2014 Arctic Winter Games: Team Nunavik-Québec is ready!
March 03, 2014
Information Release: Got firearms? Lock’em!
February 21, 2014
Sun Transit Period Winter 2014
February 18, 2014
The Choose Your Head Contest: A Winning Way to Be Safe
February 18, 2014
Parnasimautik All-organizations meeting, February 4, 5, and 6, 2014
February 12, 2014
December update: Nunivaat - Nunavik Statistics Program
List of research reports made under the Nunivaat Program
January 27, 2014
New survey to better understand how Nunavik residents currently use computers for work and home applications


December 18,2013
A holiday message from the Kativik Regional Government
December 09, 2013
Agreement on Increased Funding to Reduce the High Cost of Living in Nunavik
November 22, 2013
Team Nunavik Quebec Regional Trials in Kuujjuaq
November 21, 2013
Elisapie Tukkiapik Blake receives the Homage Prize from the Québec Minister of Health and Social Services
October 28, 2013
October update: Nunivaat - Nunavik Statistics Program
October 25, 2013
Team Nunavik-Québec Pin Contest: We have our winner!
October 4, 2013
Sun-Transit Periods in October 2013
October 4, 2013
Fire prevention week: Stay Safe: Prevent Kitchen Fires!
October 3, 2013
Nunavik Airports: emergency exercises test emergency Plans
September 19, 2013
New pre-feasibility study sheds light on Nunavik’s telecommunication needs.
Pre Feasibility Telecommunications Study High Capacity Network Options in NunavikPre Feasibility Telecommunications Study High Capacity Network Options in Nunavik: Appendices
Erratum 1 - Pre Feasibility Telecommunications Study High Capacity Network Options in Nunavik
September 14, 2013
Québec Confirms the Creation of a Cooperative Development Fund for Nunavik
September 14, 2013
Québec Announces More than $1 Million for Tourism Development in the North
September 14, 2013
Protecting natural and cultural heritage in the North
September 13, 2013
Premier Marois announces $1 million for Maintenance of Nunavik Marine Infrastructure
September 13, 2013
Creation of the Saqijuq Nunavik–Québec Coordination Table
September 13, 2013
Premier Marois Commits to Review Sustainable Solutions for Telecommunications in Nunavik
September 4, 2013
Stay safe while boating!
September 1st, 2013
Price of Gasoline Set to Rise
August 2nd, 2013:
Public consultations on the Nunavik Residual Materials Management Draft Plan
July 24, 2013:
A regional partnership promotes Nunavik’s tourism potential abroad
July 16, 2013
2014 Team Nunavik–Québec: Hudson Coastal Trials
June 19, 2013
AWG Hudson Coastal Trials to take place in Salluit
June 7, 2013
KRPF representatives receive recognition for years of services
May 22, 2013
Tourism Award for Parc national Kuururjuaq
May 13, 2013
Special Constable Steve Déry Receives Posthumous Honour
April 29, 2013
2014 Team Nunavik–Québec: Ungava Coastal Trials
April 22, 2013
Completion of New Airport Infrastructure in Puvirnituq
April 17, 2013
CIRQINIQ Summer Camp 2013
April 15, 2013
Nunavik Kite-Ski Championship
April 2013
April update: Nunivaat - Nunavik Statistics Program
March 22, 2013
Minister Gaudreault Welcomes the Creation of the Réseau des conférences régionales des élus
March 22, 2013
Creation of an RCEO Network
March 6, 2013
Funeral Details for Constable Dery
March 5, 2013
Statement from Aileen MacKinnon, Chief of the Kativik Regional Police Force
March 1, 2013
Changes to Nunavik Cost-of-Living Measures
February 27, 2013
Parnasimautik Workshops
February 2013
Sun-Transit Periods February 23 to March 4, 2013
January 24, 2013
Team Nunavik-Québec Cultural Contingent 2014: Cultural Performers Wanted!


December 14, 2012
Parc national Tursujuq
December 14, 2012
The Parc national Tursujuq is the Biggest Park in Eastern North America
December 7, 2012
Innovation on the Menu at the Nunavik Food Production Conference
December 2012
December update: Nunivaat - Nunavik Statistics Program
November 29, 2012
Launch of ArcticNet Climate Change Impact Study for the Inuit regions of Nunavik and Nunatsiavut
November 13, 2012
Statement concerning recent news reports on Denise Robinson and the Kativik Regional Police Force
October 2012
October update: Nunivaat - Nunavik Statistics Program
October 22, 2012
Regional Conference on Inuusitta Makitjuumigiaqarninga Prevention and Empowerment: Press Release, Declaration and Reconstructing Social Regulation Project
October 5, 2012
Christmas Card Contest
October 2012
Sun-Transit Periods in October 2012
September 6, 2012
Parnasimautik, All-Organizations Meeting: Statement and Consultation Plan
September 1, 2012
Price Gasoline Set to Rise
August 24, 2012
Take-a-Kid Fishing Tournament in Inukjuak First Edition a Great Success!
August 8, 2012
School Building Project in Ecuador
July 25, 2012
Youth Help with the Clean Up of Ulittaniujalik
July 2012
July update: Nunivaat - Nunavik Statistics Program
July 11, 2012
July 6, 2012
July 2012
Community Tourism Training and Development in Nunavik: 2011-2012 Highlights in Brief
June 28, 2012
CIRQINIQ – Summer Camp 2012
June 22, 2012
Renewal of the agreement for Nunavik and 2011-2012 results: the Fonds du Nunavik pour les arts et les lettres supports 19 artists’ and writers’ projects
June 8, 2012
Québec Government Announces Home Ownership Program
June 5, 2012
Plan Nunavik
May 29, 2012
A Phénix de l'environnement for the KRG
May 9, 2012
Promotion of opportunities for youth by YES Nunavik
May 8, 2012
Recycling the Water Cycle CIRQINIQ goes to Cirque du Monde Annual Assembly
May 3, 2012
CIRQINIQ Summer Camp 2012
April 2012
April update: Nunivaat - Nunavik Statistics Program
April 23, 2012
Blown Away! Nunavik Kite-Ski Championship a Big Success!
April 4, 2012
Nunavik Kite-Ski Championship
March 13, 2012
OHV Prevention and Awareness Campaign
March 12, 2012
Team Nunavik–Québec Returns Proud from the 2012 AWG
March 7, 2012
Team Nunavik-Quebec well prepared for AWG
March 1st, 2012
Destination Whitehorse, Yukon for the 2012 AWG
February 29, 2012
The Ultimate International Winter Adventure to be hosted in Nunavik
February 22, 2012
Tamaani Internet, Now Up To Three Times Faster
February 4, 2012
Team Nunavik–Québec’s Final Roster
January 2012
January update: Nunivaat - Nunavik Statistics Program
January 23, 2012
Temporary Appointment – Director General
January 13, 2012
Very interesting perspectives for northern tourism

January 11, 2012
Information Release: Video on Preparation and Safety in Nunavik National Parks
January 11, 2012
Cooking with Rebecca Veevee


December 12, 2011
Nunavik Karate Kids Win Medals at Montreal Tournament
December 5, 2011
Movember - KRPF
December 1, 2011
Christmas Card Contest
November 18, 2011
2012 ARCTIC WINTER GAMES Regional Trial Results
November 16, 2011
Positive Reinforcement Program for Water Plant Operators
November 7, 2011
OHV Prevention and Awareness Campaign Logo

November 7, 2011
Arctic Winter Games 2012: Regional Trials
October 31, 2011
Recognition for Long-Standing Service with the KRPF
October 24, 2011
Nutrition North Canada Public Consultation
October 2011
October update: Nunivaat - Nunavik Statistics Program
September 2011
September update: Nunivaat - Nunavik Statistics Program
September 1st., 2011
Evaluation and Recognition of Dedicated Local Karate Trainers

July 25, 2011
Education First: Renewal of the Nunavik Youth Hockey Development Program
July 8, 2011
CIRQINIQ Summer Camp: Nunavik Youth Shine at Community Performance
June 27, 2011
CIRQINIQ Summer camp: circus fun and life lessons for Nunavik youth
June 21, 2011
More than $1,5 million for the Kativik Regional Government to Fight Poverty
June 21, 2011
19 new housing units for the Northern village of Kangiqsualujjuaq

June 19, 2011
Inukjuak bike rally: a great success!
June 2, 2011
Essential Municipal Service Improvements
May 30, 2011
Enhanced Broadband Internet Access
May 9, 2011
Plan Nord – A Tool to Improve Our Living Conditions
May 8, 2011
NUNIVAAT – Nunavik statistics program
March 29, 2011
Real Impacts of the New Program Remain to Be Determined
March 4, 2011
Executive Committee Appointment
March 3, 2011
Ministers Normandeau, Kelley and Corbeil head to Kuujjuaq to meet with Nunavik Officials
February 28, 2011
Fire Safety Cover Plan for Nunavik
February 14, 2011
Nunavik Visits the Québec Winter Carnival !
February 02, 2011
The petition to the National Assembly
January 26, 2011
Promising Partnerships for Inuit Businesses


November 10, 2010
Brador Public Notice Discount
October 07, 2010
Sun transit
October 01, 2010
Elders Day
July 22, 2010
Cirqiniq Camp
July 06, 2010
Quebec projects to receive broadband Canada funding
June 22, 2010
Inuit Training Centre Opens in Montreal
June 17, 2010
Minister of Tourism Nicole Ménard anticipates noteworthy spinoff for the destination
June 14, 2010
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
June 1st, 2010
Grant recipients, second edition of the Nunavik Fund for Arts and Literature
May 26, 2010
Successful leadership training for Nunavik women
April 30, 2010
Executive Committee appointments
March 17, 2010
Serious housing shortage in Nunavik
March 17, 2010
Canada approves housing agreement
March 12, 2010
Québec ratifies housing agreement
February, 2010
Social Circus Program Comes to Nunavik
January, 2010
Improved Services for Tamaani Subscribers


December, 2009
A New KRG Council and Executive Committee
November, 2009
Nunavik’s Olympic Torchbearers
October 30, 2009
KRG Participation at International Tourism Event a Success
October 29, 2009
Influenza A(H1N1) vaccination campaign in Nunavik
September 1, 2009
Announcing the first recipients of the Nunavik Fund for Arts and Literature
September 1, 2009
Makivik and the KRG Renew the Gasoline Subsidy Program
June 9, 2009
KRPF Launches New Cadet Program for Nunavik Youth
May 28, 2009
Airport Infrastructure Improvements
May 27, 2009
Tourism Award for Parc national des Pingualuit
May 27, 2009
Creation of Parc national Kuururjuaq, near Kangiqsualujjuaq
March 6, 2009
A meeting that reveals encouraging progress and targets stimulating challenges
March 6, 2009
Considerable progress in the fields of health, social services, education and mitigating the cost of living
March 6, 2009
The commitments in the transportation and housing field will be fulfilled
February 12, 2009
First Three-Year $260,000 Agreement to Assist Nunavik Artists


November 28, 2008
Cost-of-Living Reduction Measure for Nunavimmiut
November 24, 2008
2010 Olympic Torch Relay will Come to Kuujjuaq
October 31, 2008
Temporary Interim Chief Appointed to the KRPF
October 15, 2008
The NICSN and the KRG announce enhanced broadband access for northern Manitoba, northern Ontario and Nunavik
October 7, 2008
Québec and Nunavik Announce New Protected Areas
September 2, 2008
More Funding for Nunavik’s Gasoline Subsidy Program
May 2, 2008
The Nunavik Parks website is now up and running
Avril 25, 2008
Ten KRPF special constables graduate from the First Nation Special Constables Training program at the École Nationale de Police du Québec
March 28 2008
The new Kuujjuaq airport terminal is now officially open


November 30, 2007
Quebec Government subsidy brings another reduction in cost of gasoline and $500 to Elders in Nunavik
September 5, 2007
Nunavik Elders to participate in Seniors Parliament 2007
August 24, 2007
Residents of 43 northern communities in Quebec, Ontario and Manitoba can soon expect wider access to broadband service
August 23, 2007
Nunavik to benefit from announcements at the first day of the Katimajiit conference
July 31, 2007
The Kativik Regional Police Force execute a warrant and seize 1.8 kilos of cannabis in Kangirsujuaq
June 6, 2007
Nunavik Childcare Celebrations
May 25, 2007
The Nunavik Parks get a new logo
April 25, 2007
The Kativik Regional Government elects a new vice-chairman
April 20, 2007
The Kativik Regional Government will hold a special Regional Council Meeting
March 12, 2007
The Kativik Regional Government’s female employees celebrated International women’s day with a potluck lunch
January 12, 2007
Taqramut Transport Inc.


December 20, 2006
Six Inuit from Nunavik will receive their CCQ journeyman or companion cards as Heavy Equipment Operators
December 19, 2006
Nunavik has a prospective team for the International Pee-wee tournament in Québec city
November 2, 2006
The Sûreté du Québec phasing out of 7 more Northern Villages
October 26, 2006
The Sûreté du Québec phasing out of three Nunavik communities
October 20, 2006
Nunavik Youth Hockey Development Program now underway on an experimental basis
September 29, 2006
The Kativik Regional Government seeks temporary assistance from the Sûreté du Québec
September 25, 2006
Kativik Regional Government welcomes visit of Minister responsible for families, seniors and the status of women
August 9, 2006
Makivik Corporation, Kativik Regional Government and the Quebec Government sign agreement for the Prevention of Crime and the Promotion of Safe and Healthy Communities

The KRPF Seizes Alcohol Intended for Resale

Quebec Government Increases Funding for Nunavik Seniors