Press Releases


Hydro Québec’s Second-Tier Rate Increase Will Hurt Nunavik Residential Consumers

The Makivvik and the Kativik Regional Government (KRG) disapprove of a recent decision by the Régie de l’énergie (energy board) to permit Hydro Québec to apply […]

Makivvik Welcomes New Federal Investment To Help Relieve Housing Backlog in Nunavik

Kuujjuaq – March 23, 2016 – The Makivvik welcomed yesterday’s federal budget announcement of $50 million in new funding over 2 years to address the shortage […]

Nunavik Cost-of-Living Reduction Measure Improvements

Nunavik Cost-of-Living Reduction Measure Improvements Kuujjuaq, Québec, April 1, 2016 – The Kativik Regional Government (KRG) and the Makivvik announce adjustments to cost-of-living programs to better […]

Nunavik gears up for its 15th Ivakkak dog team race

Makivvik and the organizing committee are proud to announce the upcoming Ivakkak dog team race. This 15th race will hit this years’ trail on March 31st, 2016, departing […]