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High-speed Internet and 4G wireless in every Northwest Territories community

Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, May 14, 2018—Rural and northern communities have unique infrastructure needs. The Government of Canada recognizes that the availability of high‑speed Internet infrastructure is critical for economic development and access to essential resources and services such as health care and education for those living and working in the North. Federal, Territorial, community and […]

by pmnationtalk on May 14, 20186 Views

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IRC: Corporate Tour Dates Announced For Paulatuk, Sachs Harbour, and Ulukhaktok

May 11, 2018 The Inuvialuit Regional Corporation Corporate Tour will be visiting the communities of Paulatuk, Sachs Harbour, and Ulukhaktok this June. A presentation of IRC’s Annual Report by the Chair and CEO – and other corporate staff – will take place. A catered meal will be provided and those attending will have the chance […]

by ahnationtalk on May 11, 201810 Views

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NU Government: Minister Sheutiapik to assume the Status of Women portfolio

11 May 2018  IQALUIT, Nunavut (May 11, 2018) – Premier Paul Quassa announced today that the Status of Women portfolio will be added to Minister Elisapee Sheutiapik’s Cabinet responsibilities. “Minister Sheutiapik’s current role as Minister of Family Services, in addition to her previous experience as president of the Qulliit Status of Women and Pauktutiit […]

by ahnationtalk on May 11, 20188 Views

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NU Government: 2018 Premier’s Council of Federation Literacy Award

May 11, 2018 Nominations are now open for the 2018 Council of Federation Literacy Award. Premier Paul Quassa seeks to honour an adult who supports, encourages and shares ways to strengthen literacy skills in Nunavut. The 2018 Nunavut Council of the Federation Literacy Award will recognize someone who supports and inspires others to use Inuktut […]

by pmnationtalk on May 11, 20189 Views

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Government of Yukon approves College’s new Bachelor of Arts in Indigenous Governance

May 10, 2018 Yukon government and College officials celebrate launch of first made-in-Yukon degree. WHITEHORSE—Following the recommendation of the Campus Alberta Quality Council (CAQC), the Government of Yukon has given approval to the new Bachelor of Arts in Indigenous Governance at Yukon College. The College is accepting students into the new, three-year program. Classes begin in September. […]

by pmnationtalk on May 11, 201810 Views

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Dunnedin Provides Update on Ongoing Drilling at Kahuna Project – First Kimberlites Drilled by Company

May 10, 2018 – Vancouver, British Columbia – Dunnedin Ventures Inc. (the “Company” or “Dunnedin”) (TSX-V: DVI) today provides an update on its ongoing 2018 drill program at its 100% owned Kahuna project, Nunavut.  The Company has drill-tested five of approximately 40 targets (13%), with potentially diamond-bearing kimberlite intercepted at two targets.  Inclement weather limited drilling […]

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IRC Contest: Inuvialuit Living History Project Needs A Logo

May 10, 2018 The Inuvialuit Living History Project is back! We are preparing to share more Inuvialuit objects from museum collections with all Inuvialuit and the world by expanding our current website. But first – we need a logo! We would like to invite all beneficiaries to enter our logo contest! Download Contest Poster We are looking for […]

by pmnationtalk on May 11, 201811 Views

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GNWT Announces 11 Recipients for the 2018-19 Health Choices Fund

YELLOWKNIFE (May 10, 2018) – Glen Abernethy, Minister of Health and Social Services announced eleven funding recipients for the 2018-19 Healthy Choices Fund. The Healthy Choices Fund helps eligible organizations and community governments maximize the impact of health promotion and prevention activities that support individuals, families, and communities in making positive lifestyle choices. This year’s […]

by ahnationtalk on May 10, 201813 Views

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Hall Beach Justice Committee seeking members

10 May 2018  Do you have knowledge and experience in dealing with social issues, restorative justice and Inuit societal values? Interested in helping victims and offenders? The Hall Beach Justice Committee is looking for members. Justice committees in Nunavut use a community-based justice approach to assist victims of crime and work with people who […]

by ahnationtalk on May 10, 201810 Views

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Library and Archives Canada: seven projects for preservation of documentary heritage funded in Western Canada and Yukon

May 10, 2018 – Montréal, Quebec – Library and Archives Canada Library and Archives Canada (LAC) will provide $1.5 million to support 39 projects (including 30 new projects) by archives, libraries and documentary heritage institutions throughout Canada. The recipients of the Documentary Heritage Communities Program (DHCP) for 2018–2019 were announced today at the McCord Museum in Montréal. Seven projects […]

by pmnationtalk on May 10, 201812 Views

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