Posts in Press Releases 2017

Historic Signing of Joint Caribou Management Strategy Between Seven Indigenous Nations in Quebec and Newfoundland & Labrador

MONTREAL, QC — (October 13, 2017) — Media are invited to a press conference for the signing of an historic agreement between the seven Indigenous Nations that make up UPCART – the Ungava Peninsula Caribou Aboriginal Round Table. Indigenous leaders…

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Makivik Corporation Announces $16.8-million in Donations to Nunavik Initiatives for the 2017-2018 Fiscal Year

Kuujjuaq, Quebec – Wednesday October 11, 2017 – Makivik Corporation is very pleased to announce $16.8-million for a wide range of Nunavik initiatives for the 2017-2018 fiscal year (October 1, 2017 – September 30, 2018). “As a result of solid…

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Makivik Applauds Two Education Events Destined to Have a Positive Impact on Nunavik Youth and the Region

Kuujjuaq, QC – Thursday September 28, 2017 – Makivik Corporation applauds two recent education related events for Nunavik. First the education panel organized by the Qarjuit Youth Council this week to discuss the status of education was by all accounts…

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Makivik welcomes the Federal Government’s new approach to working with Canada’s Indigenous peoples

August 30, 2017 – Kuujjuaq, Nunavik – Makivik Corporation welcomes the announcement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Monday August 28th to dissolve the Indigenous and Northern Affairs and create two new departments to better serve Inuit, Métis, and…

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NOTICE TO HIGH ARCTIC RELOCATEES TRUST (HART) BENEFICIAIRIES (AND POTENTIAL BENEFICIARIES)

Regarding the Proposed Final Trust Distribution Date: August 23, 2017 What is the HART trust? The High Arctic Relocatees Trust (HART) was created in 1996 as a result of a settlement agreement between Makivik Corporation and the federal government. The…

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Nuvviti Development Corporation Selects Chairman and Announces New Boards for Kautaq Construction, Nunavik Geomatics, Halutik Enterprises, Unaaq Fisheries, Tarquti Energy, and the NEAS Group Air Inuit and First Air Board Chairmen Named

Tuesday July 4, 2017 – Montreal, Quebec – Nuvviti Development Corporation held its first Board of Directors meeting in Montreal on Wednesday June 28, 2017. Mr. Tommy Palliser was named the new Chairman of Nuvviti Development Corporation during the meeting.…

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