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Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. and the City of Iqaluit Provide Cleaning Kits to Inuit Households

July 28, 2020 Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. and the City of Iqaluit would like to thank our community partners for their on-going work to distribute cleaning kits to Inuit families in need of support during COVID-19. The Recreation Department assembled 1,000 cleaning kits thanks to a generous donation of $50,000 from Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. The City […]

by ahnationtalk on July 29, 202012 Views

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Suspending water quality monitoring during pandemic a ‘serious oversight,’ says expert – CBC

Federal government suspended water quality monitoring since the start of COVID-19 pandemic Jul 29, 2020 Federal water quality monitoring has been suspended since the start of the pandemic, and water experts say Canada needs its data collection to be resilient even in crisis. “The fact that the federal government has, on the quality side, not […]

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NU Government: COVID-19 Department of Health Services update

July 27, 2020 Unless you are experiencing a medical emergency, please call your health centre first before going in. Describe your symptoms, and health care providers can conduct a telephone assessment and may schedule in-person appointments for appropriate care. Wearing Masks at Health Centres If you are presenting at a health centre with respiratory symptoms […]

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Kátł’odeeche Fırst Natıon refusing out-of-territory visitors over COVID-19 fears – CBC

First Nation once again blocking non-N.W.T. licence plates after seeing many from Alberta, Saskatchewan Jul 24, 2020 The Kátł’odeeche Fırst Natıon near Hay River, N.W.T., is closing its reserve to out-of-territory visitors again, due to the fear of COVID-19. “We’re looking out for the protection of our community,” said Chief April Martel. The First Nation […]

by ahnationtalk on July 24, 202022 Views

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Harvesting programs supporting Inuit way of life amid COVID-19 pandemic

From: Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada July 23, 2020 — Ottawa, Ontario — Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada In Arviat, Nunavut, the Harvesters Support Grant and the Young Hunters Program are coming together to build climate resilience, improve food security and increase community wellness and connection. Today, the Honourable Daniel Vandal, Minister of […]

by pmnationtalk on July 23, 202023 Views

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Mary River Mine presumptive cases of COVID-19 test negative

IQALUIT, Nunavut (July 22, 2020) – Dr. Michael Patterson, Nunavut’s Chief Public Health Officer, has announced that the two presumptive cases of COVID-19 at the Mary River Mine tested negative after confirmatory testing at a lab in southern Canada. “The office of the CPHO is working with the mine to ensure the test cases and […]

by ahnationtalk on July 22, 202024 Views

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Treaty Six Medicine Chest Clause and one First Nation’s Response to Covid-19

Moosomin First Nation, Treaty Six Territory In response to the overwhelming support and congratulatory messages to the Moosomin First Nation, MediMask Canada Manufacturing, and its distribution company MediDisposables, on launching their mask production last week, Chief Bradley Swiftwolfe wishes to extend a huge “thank you” on behalf of the Cree Nation. Chief Swiftwolfe finds it […]

by pmnationtalk on July 21, 202049 Views

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NU Government: COVID-19 Department of Justice & Department of Education Services update

Department of Justice Services Update – July 20, 2020 The Legal Registries Office will re-open for public access beginning Monday, July 20. Access is limited to one person at a time. All customers are asked to respect the restrictions and remain two meters (six feet) apart. Customers are encouraged to call 1-867-975-6590 or email Corporate.Registries@gov.nu.ca with questions or […]

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COVID-19 Department of Health Services update

I want to take an opportunity to address the rumours and misinformation currently going around about our isolation hubs. The Government of Nunavut is managing several hubs, and dealing with a large number of requests from both medical and non-essential travellers. In an attempt to help clear up some of the delays to get into […]

by ahnationtalk on July 20, 202014 Views

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Presumptive cases of COVID-19 at Mary River Mine

IQALUIT, Nunavut (July 15, 2020) – Dr. Michael Patterson, Nunavut’s Chief Public Health Officer, today announced two presumptive cases of COVID-19 at the Mary River Mine, 176 kilometres southwest of Pond Inlet. “The individuals and their contacts are asymptomatic and were immediately placed in isolation. Additional swabs were taken and sent for confirmatory testing at […]

by ahnationtalk on July 15, 202022 Views

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