Press Release: Gasoline Program and Beneficiary Discount Card
Kuujjuaq, Québec, September 10, 2014 – The Kativik Regional Government (KRG) and the Makivik Corporation made an important announcement today concerning the Gasoline Program. Starting October 1, the Program will only apply to beneficiaries of the James Bay and Northern Québec Agreement (JBNQA), who will be required to present a new Beneficiary Discount Card when making their gasoline purchases.
Cirqiniq Summer Camp: Success in Puvirnituq!
Kuujjuaq, Québec, July 10, 2014 – Limitless creativity, amazing experience and incredibly talented young artists are the appropriate words to describe the fifth annual Cirqiniq summer camp organized by the Recreation Department of the Kativik Regional Government (KRG) in Puvirnituq from July 1 to 8, 2014. Over 25 youth from across Nunavik, aged between 13 and 17 years old, attended the training week and astonished the crowd with their acrobatics during the Final Show on July 7.>
Cost of living measure – Food and Other Essentials Program: New products added
As of July 1, the following products are eligible for a discount under this cost of living program:
For a complete list of eligible products as well as information on all the cost of living measures, go to: List of subsidized items - July 1st, 2014
Annual dog vaccination clinics to visit Nunavik communities in 2014
Kuujjuaq, Québec, June 9, 2014 – The Quebec Government has announced a series of vaccination clinics in the northern villages along Ungava Bay from June 10 to 19. Veterinarians will offer free vaccination against rabies and other canine viruses such as distemper, hepatitis and parvovirus to protect domestic animals.>