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Kivalliq Inuit Association

ᑎᑎᖅᑲᖃᕐᕕᒃ/P.O. Box 340, ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᖅ/Rankin Inlet, ᓄᓇᕗᑦ/Nunavut X0C 0G0

ᐅᖃᓘᑖ/Tel: (867) 645-5725 ᓱᒃᑲᔪᒃᑯᑦ/Fax: (867) 645-2348/ᐊᑭᖃᙱᑦᑐᒃᑯᑦ/Toll free: 1-800-220-6581


2017 KIA Election – Candidates Nominated

Notice is hereby given that nomination forms have been accepted for the following candidates for the 2017 KIA election:



·        Harry Aggark

·        Peter Alareak

·        Tagak Curley

·        Raymond Ningeocheak

·        Simon Okpatauyak

Director for Naujaat

·        Paul Angutetuar

·        John-Ell Tinashlu

·        Helena Malliki


Director for Rankin Inlet

·        Cedric Autut

·        Jack Kabvitok

·        Patrick Kaglik

·        Tommy Makkigak

·        David Oolooyuk

·        Hamish Tatty

·        Bernadette Tutanuak

Director for Whale Cove

·        Micheal Angutetuar

·        Agatha Ekwalak

·        Patricia Enuapik

·        Simon Enuapik

·        Elizabeth Kabloona

·        Alana Kuksuk

·        Manu Nattar

·        Louie Oklaga


Any voter who believes that a candidate is not eligible shall provide a written notice specifying the reasons for illegibility to the Returning Officers before 4:00 p.m., on the 10th day of November 2017.



Dated at Rankin Inlet, this 7th day of November 2017.


Gabe Karlik and Lucy Maynard

Returning Officers, Kivalliq Inuit Association /

867-645-5742 / 867-645-5747

KIA President congratulates
newly elected and re-elected MLA's

October 31, 2017 — KIA President, David Ningeongan, is pleased to congratulate the newly elected and re-elected Nunavut MLA's.

"On behalf of the KIA Board of Directors, I would like to offer sincere congratulations to the new and re-elected Kivalliq MLA's. KIA will strive to work closely with the new territorial government to ensure that Kivalliq voices and priorities are recognized."

For more information, please contact:
Executive Assistant to the President, Lucy Maynard   Tel: 867-645-5747

Meliadine On-Site Working Group

KIA logoWe are pleased to announce that an On-Site working group between KIA & AEM has been formed with the purpose of identifying and resolving issues at the Meliadine Project that affect Inuit employment and interests.

If you would like to bring forward any concerns, you may contact:
Panniuq Karetak, Meliadine IIBA Coordinator   Tel: (867)-645-5758
Fax: (867)-645-2348   Toll free: 1-800-220-6581