Posts in Press Release 2014

The Ungaluk Program opens a second and final call for project applications for the 2015/2016 fiscal year.

Kuujjuaq, Nunavik-December 15, 2014 –  The Ungaluk Funding Program, administered jointly by the Makivik Corporation and the Kativik Regional Government has opened a second call for project applications for January 5 to January 30, 2015. This call will provide the opportunity for…

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Makivik and the KRG Oppose Uranium Development in Nunavik

Kangiqsualujjuaq, Québec, December 3, 2014 – At a public hearing organized by the Bureau d’audiences publiques de l’environnement (environmental public hearings committee, BAPE) and the Kativik Environmental Advisory Committee (KEAC) on the challenges and issues posed by uranium mining, Jobie Tukkiapik,…

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Makivik and KRG meet with Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard

Makivik Corporation President and KRG Chairperson meet with Québec Premier Philippe Couillard

Kuujjuaq, Québec, October 8, 2014 ─ Makivik President Jobie Tukkiapik and Kativik Regional Government (KRG) Chairperson Maggie Emudluk met today with Québec Premier Philippe Couillard. Also in attendance were the Minister of Energy and Natural Resources and Minister responsible for…

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Nunavik Cost-of-Living Reduction Measures: Gasoline Program and Beneficiary Discount Card

Press Release – For immediate release Kuujjuaq, Québec, September 10, 2014 – The Kativik Regional Government (KRG) and the Makivik Corporation made an important announcement today concerning the Gasoline Program. Starting October 1, the Program will only apply to beneficiaries of the…

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The Aboriginal Roundtable is pleased to report that their fourth meeting held in Whapmagoostui – Kuujjuarapik

Kuujjuarapik, QC, May 28th 2014 – The Aboriginal Roundtable is pleased to report that their fourth meeting held in Whapmagoostui – Kuujjuarapik on May 21st and 22nd, 2014 was a success and good progress is being made towards the conservation of…

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Makivik Corporation in collaboration with the National Film Board of Canada to launch Iqqaumavara website

May 1, 2014-Montreal, Québec-To mark the official launch of the web documentary Iqqaumavara , a special event will take place in Inukjuak’s community centre at 15 :00 PM on May 9, 2014 in the presence of  the creation team, some of…

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