Nunavut Tunngavik Inc.

Inuit economic, social and cultural well-being through the implementation of the Nunavut Land Claims Agreement.

NTI Announces 2014 Jose Amaujaq Kusugak Scholarship Recipients

Posted on | August 5, 2014 | No Comments

(August 5, 2013 –Iqaluit, Nunavut)     Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. President Cathy Towtongie today announced the recipients of the Jose Amaujaq Kusugak Scholarship for 2014. Elizabeth Ujarak McClintock of Arviat and Appolina Makkigak of Rankin Inlet will each receive $5,000 toward their studies. Elizabeth is pursuing Elementary Education at McGill University and Appolina is enrolled in the [...]

Are you on the NTI Voters List?

Posted on | August 1, 2014 |

Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. today launched an enrolment campaign in order to update the NTI Voters List before the election for vice-president on Dec. 8, 2014. Inuit who are 16 years or older on Dec. 8, 2014 and enrolled under the Nunavut Land Claims Agreement are included on the Voters List, indicating they are eligible to [...]

Criminal Records Checks for NTI Elections

Posted on | July 28, 2014 | No Comments

Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. Chief Returning Officer Nancy Karetak –Lindell today said candidates considering running in the NTI election for vice-president on Dec. 8, 2014 were now able to apply for their criminal records check, as required by the organization’s elections guidelines. The changes were approved at NTI’s last annual general meeting. Candidates are required to [...]

Traditional Inuit Values Counsellor Will be Missed

Posted on | July 23, 2014 | No Comments

Nunavut Tunngavik President Cathy Towtongie today expressed her condolences to the family of well-known traditional counsellor Thomas Ootook of Pond Inlet. Ootook passed away Sunday in Ottawa. “I was saddened to learn of Thomas’ passing today. The comfort and relief he brought to so many Inuit through his wisdom and counselling will never be forgotten. [...]

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