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Nunavut premier says 20 senior staff left territory over the holidays – Nunatsiaq News

by ahnationtalk on January 12, 202115 Views

12 January 2021

Nunavut Premier Joe Savikataaq says 20 senior staff with the territorial government travelled outside of the territory over the holiday season. Of those, fewer than five deputy ministers left, all for medical or family-related reasons.

“While the GN strongly encourages all employees to take their earned leave in-territory, reasons including medical travel and family emergencies can prompt travel,” he said in a news conference Tuesday.

Only the length and type of leave — such as medical leave — is reported when GN employees request time off, and Savikataaq said asking more information about travel plans, like specific locations, would be an invasion of privacy.

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