Press Release: KEQC Public Hearings on the Sivumut Project
Kuujjuaq, Québec, April 21, 2017 – The Kativik Regional Government (KRG) participated during the week of April 3 in the public hearings organized by the Kativik Environmental Quality Commission (KEQC) in Salluit and Kangiqsujuaq concerning phases II and III of the Sivumut Project beyond 2020 proposed by Glencore Canada Corporation on its Raglan mine property. The brief submitted by the KRG focuses on environmental and socio-economic considerations of the project and promotes sustainable development.
A New Image for the Sanajiit Project
With the 2017 construction season just around the corner, the Kativik Regional Government’s (KRG) Sanajiit Project has revamped its image with a brand new logo.
Policing Media Release
Kuujjuaq, Québec, April 4, 2017 - In the evening of Saturday, April 1st a 12-year-old girl was accidently struck to the head by a puck while watching a hockey game at the local municipal arena of Salluit, Nunavik. Following the incident, the girl received medical attention.
On Sunday morning, her death was determined at the Salluit nursing dispensary. An autopsy is being performed in Montreal at the coroner’s request and the Kativik Regional Police Force and the Sûreté du Québec are jointly investigating the case.
Saturviit Celebrates Its 10th Anniversary
Kuujjuaq (Québec), March 29, 2017 – The Kativik Regional Government (KRG) is pleased to mark in 2017 an important milestone for women in Nunavik. The Saturviit Inuit Women’s Association of Nunavik is celebrating 10 years of successful advocacy on the status of women and family issues.