Press Releases


Makivik Corporation stands in solidarity with Indigenous Canadians following tragic death in Quebec hospital

PRESS RELEASE October 02, 2020 – Kuujjuaq, Nunavik – On September 28, Joyce Echaquan, member of the Atikamekw Nation of Manawan, Quebec, was hospitalized in nearby […]

High Police-Related Death Rate in Nunavik Unacceptable

“KRPF must return to its roots as an Inuit police force says the Makivik president.” PRESS RELEASE August 13, 2020 – Kuujjuaq, Nunavik – Makivik Corporation […]

Makivik Commends Federal Announcement of $75-Million for Northern Air Transportation Support of an Essential Service

PRESS RELEASE August 10, 2020 – Kuujjuaq, Nunavik – Makivik Corporation highlights the importance of the announcement made by the government of Canada on August 6, […]

Makivik Calls on Quebec to Overhaul Nunavik Justice System and Police… a Ticking Catastrophe in Modern Times

PRESS RELEASE June 17, 2020 – Kuujjuaq, Nunavik – Makivik Corporation, an Inuit rights organization calls on the Government of Quebec to completely overhaul the way […]