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Media advisory: Government of Canada announces investments in the Arctic

From: Canadian Coast Guard Media advisory Rankin Inlet, Nunavut – The Honourable Joyce Murray, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, will share details about significant investments in the Canadian Coast Guard’s Arctic maritime incident response capacity, and the charting of Arctic waters by the Canadian Hydrographic Service. Date: Wednesday, August 10, 2022 […]

by ahnationtalk on August 10, 20228 Views

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GN seeking contract liquor and cannabis inspectors

21 July 2022 Public Service Announcement GN seeking part-time contract liquor and cannabis inspectors The Department of Finance is seeking part-time liquor and cannabis inspectors on a contract basis in Cambridge Bay, Iqaluit and Kinngait. Liquor and cannabis inspectors ensure licensed premises and special occasion permit holders comply with the provisions of Nunavut’s Liquor Act, […]

by ahnationtalk on July 21, 202222 Views

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Funding available to support First Nations’ attendance at the Papal visit to Canada

20/07/2022 The Government of Yukon is offering $180,000 in funding to support eligible Yukon First Nations and transboundary Indigenous governments and groups who wish to send a delegation to attend the Papal visit to Canada later this month. Pope Francis will travel to Alberta, Quebec and Nunavut from July 24 to 29, 2022. It is […]

by ahnationtalk on July 20, 202280 Views

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Call for funding applications for NULC Ujjiqsuqta / Let’s Be Aware campaign

18 July 2022 The Nunavut Liquor and Cannabis Commission (NULC) is now accepting proposals for the new Ujjiqsuqta Community Initiatives program, which includes three funding streams: the Ujjiqsuqta Social Responsibility Initiatives Contribution, the Ujjiqsuqta Safe and Sober Graduation Grant and the Ujjiqsuqta Health and Wellness Support Grant. Funding will be provided to individuals and organizations […]

by ahnationtalk on July 19, 202218 Views

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GNWT Announces Approach to Disaster Assistance in Hay River and K’atlodeeche First Nation

June 28, 2022 The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) has announced how it will approach its disaster assistance to residents, small businesses, and local authorities in the Town of Hay River (THR) and on the K’atl’odeeche First Nation (KFN) reserve. Both communities experienced significant damage and/or loss caused by the 2022 spring flood. Due […]

by ahnationtalk on June 28, 2022117 Views

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QIA Opens COVID-19 Community Hunt Program for Applications

Kinngait, Nunavut, June 3, 2022 – The Qikiqtani Inuit Association (QIA) is  accepting applications for the COVID-19 Community Hunt Program (C-CHP)  This is the third round of specific funding made available through the Government of Canada’s Indigenous Community Support Fund. A one-time, $2,000 contribution, per eligible applicant, is  available through the C-CHP  initiative.  This program […]

by ahnationtalk on June 3, 202242 Views

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Kakivak Association Provides Premium Pay Benefits for Inuit Childcare Staff

June 1, 2022 This month Kakivak Association will be providing premium pay to 196 Inuit employees at 17 childcare centres in the Qikiqtani Region. The Kakivak Association Board of Directors acknowledges the challenges that the childcare staff faced with unpredictable work schedules due to changing lockdown restrictions during the Covid-19 Pandemic. Childcare staff also had […]

by ahnationtalk on June 2, 202230 Views

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The CIB commits $80 million towards New Atlin Hydroelectricity Expansion Project

Jun 01, 2022 Atlin – The Canada Infrastructure Bank (CIB), in partnership with Tlingit Homeland Energy Limited Partnership, has committed $80 million towards the Atlin Hydroelectricity Expansion project. The Tlingit Homeland Energy Limited Partnership is fully owned by the Taku River Tlingit First Nation. The expansion project is comprised of a new 9.2 megawatt hydroelectric […]

by ahnationtalk on June 2, 202233 Views

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Surplus budget passes as 2022 spring sitting of the Yukon Legislative Assembly concludes

28/04/2022 Today, the 2022 Spring Sitting of the Yukon Legislative Assembly concluded. During the Spring Sitting, the Government of Yukon’s 2022-23 Budget received assent along with a number of pieces of legislation. The 2022–23 Budget shows a surplus of $39.5 million and a total of $1.97 billion in spending. This includes a record capital budget […]

by ahnationtalk on April 29, 202249 Views

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Public meeting about liquor plebiscite in Kugluktuk

The Minister of Finance will hold a plebiscite in Kugluktuk asking community members to vote on a potential change to their liquor system. The plebiscite will be held on May 16, 2022, with advanced voting on May 9, 2022. The Minister received a petition from residents of Kugluktuk requesting a plebiscite to change their current […]

by ahnationtalk on April 28, 202255 Views

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