Other news: KIVALLIQ TOUR: ROYALTY PLANNING
Sea mammal hunting on sea ice
March 4-10, 2018
Location: Salliq (Coral Harbour)
This is an exciting opportunity for Inuit men ages 15-29 within the Kivalliq Region who are interested in learning traditional/cultural skills first hand out on the land with elders.
The proposed activities are as follows:
- Land and sea mammal harvesting/hunting skills
- Learning survival skills out on the land
- Traditional Inuit weather observation
- Life skills and healing
- Sakku & harpoon making
- Be an Inuit beneficiary under the Nunavut Land Claim Agreement
- Ability to speak and understand Inuktitut is an asset as Inuktitut will be the language of instruction
- Must have warm hunting clothing/footwear/mitts
- Willing to travel and be away from home for up to one week
- Demonstrate some or all of the following qualities: a passion for learning, interest in Inuit culture; a desire to make a difference, and be an active and responsible person.
- Accept the responsibility to act as an ambassador for his community and region.
Interested Inuit men ages 15-29 from the Kivalliq Region are encouraged to apply by filling out an application form. All travel, accommodation and meals will be provided. If you would like further information please contact Ashley Aupaluktuq-Burton at email@example.com phone: 1-867-645-5726 or Toll-Free at 1-800-220-6581.
Deadline to apply is February 27, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. CST
**Only selected applicants will be notified by letter of acceptance**
Funding received from Government of Nunavut, Department of Culture and Heritage.
KIVALLIQ TOUR: ROYALTY PLANNING
The Kivalliq Inuit Association is pleased to announce that the second phase of the Kivalliq Tour for royalty planning will commence February 12, 2018 and include live radio call-in shows and community consultation sessions.
|Monday, February 12||Radio Show||5:00 PM On-Air 896-9902, Off-Air 896-9903|
|Tuesday, February 13||Community Consultation Session||7:00 PM Community Hall|
|Wednesday, February 14||Radio Show||5:00 PM On-Air 857-2961, Off-Air 857-2810|
|Wednesday, February 14||Community Consultation Session||7:00 PM Community Hall|
|Wednesday, February 19||Radio Show||5:00 PM On-Air 462-4061|
|Wednesday, February 19||Community Consultation Session||7:00 PM Community Hall|
|Wednesday, February 21||Radio Show||5:00 PM On-Air 925-8597|
|Wednesday, February 21||Community Consultation Session||7:00 PM Community Hall|
|Wednesday, February 22||Radio Show||5:00 PM On-Air 645-2876, Off-Air 645-4667|
|Wednesday, February 22||Community Consultation Session||7:00 PM Community Hall|
|Monday, March 5||Radio Show||5:00 PM On-Air 793-2962, Off-Air 793-2726|
|Monday, March 5||Community Consultation Session||7:00 PM Community Hall|
|Monday, March 26||Radio Show||5:00 PM On-Air 898-9934|
|Monday, March 26||Community Consultation Session||7:00 PM Community Hall|
It is important for KIA to understand community and individual priorities in order to shape the future of the Kivalliq region and help our youth achieve their highest potential.
Come out and help us create a bright future for Kivallirmiut!