Posts in Press Releases 2010

Makivik Corporation is encouraged by Canada’s endorsement of the UN Declaration of the rights of Indigenous Peoples

Press Release November 16, 2010 Montreal, Québec – It was late last week when the Canadian Government showed their support on strengthening their relationship with Canadian Aboriginals by endorsing the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples; ((As…

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Condolences from Makivik Corporation on the passing of Greenland’s former Prime Minister Jonathan Motzfeldt

Press Release November 3, 2010 Montreal, Québec – Makivik Corporation President Pita Aatami respectfully extends his sympathies on the passing of one of Greenland’s political leaders: “Green land has lost a pioneer; a man who stood up for Inuit rights…

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Students from Nunavik, Canada and around the world embark onto Arctic Expedition from Kuujjuaq Nunavik

Press Release August 6, 2010 Kuujjuaq, Quebec – Students on Ice Expeditions (SOI) and Makivik Corporation are delighted to announce and launch of the Arctic Expedition where eight Nunavik youth who have been selected from a pool of applications from…

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