NOTICE TO ALL INUIT BENEFICIARIES:
This is to inform the public of Nunavik that the Call for Nominations was closed as of 5:00 pm on December 1, 2016 for the positions of Vice President, Resource Development; and for the position of Treasurer.
AS THE SOLE CANDIDATE HAVING PRESENTED HIS NOMINATION FOR THE 2017 UNIVERSAL ELECTION FOR VICE PRESIDENT, RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT OF MAKIVIK CORPORATION, THE FOLLOWING CANDIDATE HAS BEEN THEREFORE ELECTED BY ACCLAMATION:
Adamie Delisle Alaku
THE CANDIDATES FOR THE 2017 UNIVERSAL ELECTION FOR TREASURER OF MAKIVIK CORPORATION ARE:
The Election date for the aforementioned offices for Makivik Corporation is scheduled on Thursday, January 19, 2017.
The Polling hours on ELECTION DAY will open at 10:00 a.m. and will close at 6:00 p.m.
Upcoming Nunavik Polar Bear Management Plan Consultations
Makivik Corporation staff, along with representatives from the Anguvigaq, the Canadian Wildlife Service and the Quebec Government will be visiting Nunavik communities during January and February 2017 to collect the views and knowledge of Inuit concerning a draft management plan for polar bears. This group has been working on this management plan over the past year. This consultation tour will form the basis of the management actions that will be included within the final management plan.
A copy of the draft management plan as well as a detailed consultation guide to assist communities in preparing for the consultation tour are provided here.
Nunavik Polar Bear Management Plan: Consultation Schedule
Ivujivik: January 10th and 11th, 2017
Salluit: January 12th and 13th, 2017
Kangiqsujuaq: January 16th and 17th, 2017
Quaqtaq: January 18th and 19th, 2017
Kangiqsualujjuaq: January 31st and February 1st, 2017
Kuujjjuaq: February 2nd and 3rd, 2017
Tasiujaq: February 6th and 7th, 2017
Aupaluk: February 7th and 8th, 2017
Kangirsuk: February 8th and 9th, 2017
Akulivik: February 20th and 21st, 2017
Puvirnituq: February 21st and 22nd, 2017
Inukjuak: February 23rd and 24th, 2017
Umiujaq: February 27th and 28th, 2017
Kuujuaraapik: March 2nd and 3rd, 2017
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