Nunavut Tunngavik Inc.

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

Media Centre - 2001

NTI – Results of Commons Committee on Bill C-33 Unacceptable

Released | November 1, 2001 | No Comments | Print this article Print this article

NR 01-19 BIL ENG Bill C33.doc IQALUIT, Nunavut (November 1, 2001) Nunavut Tunngavik Inc (NTI) today announced its great disappointment with the results of the House of Commons Standing Committee deliberations on Bill C-33, The Nunavut Waters and Surface Rights Tribunal Act The Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs, Northern Development and Natural Resources has been [...]

Supreme Court makes decision on Turbot Quota and further discussions are underway

Released | October 24, 2001 | No Comments | Print this article Print this article

NR 01-18 TUR ENG Turbot Case.doc Iqaluit, Nunavut (October 24, 2001) Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated announced their dissatisfaction with the decision by the Supreme Court of Canada to dismiss their application for a share of their turbot quota in Davis Strait. “We are aware that this decision for pursuing a turbot quota has been review by [...]

Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated Announces Slate of Candidates for Executive Elections

Released | October 16, 2001 | No Comments | Print this article Print this article

NR 01-17 CAN ENG Election Candidates.doc IQALUIT, Nunavut (October 16, 2001) Nunuavut Tunngavik Inc (NTI) today announced the names of candidates nominated for Executive office in the organization. Elections are scheduled for December 10 for the positions of First Vice President and Vice President of Finance. A by-election to fill the vacant position of President [...]

NTI AGM in Pangnirtung Great Success

Released | October 16, 2001 | No Comments | Print this article Print this article

NR 01-16 AGM ENG NTI AGM.doc IQALUIT, Nunavut (October 16, 2001) The Annual General Meeting of Nunavut Tunngavik Inc (NTI) was held in Pangnirtung, Nunavut from October 9 to 12, 2001. The meeting was considered by all to be a great success. Over the course of the four day meeting, discussions were held concerning progress [...]

Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated Moves Business Development Department to Iqaluit, Announces New Staff Appointments,

Released | October 3, 2001 | No Comments | Print this article Print this article

NR 01-15 APP ENG NTI Appointments.doc IQALUIT, Nunavut (October 3, 2001) Nunuavut Tunngavik Inc (NTI) today announced the appointment of Udloriak Hanson Comeau as Director of Business Development. She will be working out of the Iqaluit office, as the Business Development Department, which had been based in Rankin Inlet, has been relocated to Iqaluit. Mrs. [...]

Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated Announces Vice President of Finance, 2nd Vice President Positions to Become Part-Time

Released | September 17, 2001 | No Comments | Print this article Print this article

NR 01-12 VPF ENG VP Finance.doc IQALUIT, Nunavut (September 17, 2001) At its Board Meeting in Qikiqtarjuaq, Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated (NTI) changed the positions of Vice President of Finance and 2nd Vice President. Each position will become part time when the current holders of the positions complete their terms. At present, both are full time [...]

Elections, Financial Statements and Staffing Progress Report at NTI Board Meeting

Released | September 17, 2001 | No Comments | Print this article Print this article

NR 01-14 BOD ENG NTI Board Meeting.doc Iqaluit, Nunavut (September 17, 2001) The board of Directors for Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated ended their meeting in Qikiqtarjuaq, September 13, 2001. The meeting was opened by NTI’s Acting President, James Etoolook, followed by welcoming remarks from the Mayor of Qikiqtarjuaq, Lootie Thomasie reprsenting the hamlet and the Inuit [...]

Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated Announces Election Dates

Released | September 13, 2001 | No Comments | Print this article Print this article

NR 01-11 DAT ENG Election Dates.doc IQALUIT, Nunavut (September 13, 2001) Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated (NTI) officially announced today the Nomination and Election dates for the 2001 Election. Elections are being held for 1st Vice President and Vice President of Finance. A By-Election for the vacant position of President will be held concurrently. Important dates include: [...]

NTI asks Where are the Firearms Licenses?

Released | August 10, 2001 | No Comments | Print this article Print this article

NR 01-10 FIR ENG Firearms.doc Iqaluit, Nunavut (August 10, 2001) Nunavut Tunngavik Inc’s Acting President, James Eetoolook, has not yet received his Firearms Acquisition Permit, nearly a year after he applied for it. If I haven’t received mine, said Eetoolook, I have to wonder how many others haven’t received theirs. The temporary permits some Beneficiaries [...]

NTI Appoints Chief Returning Officer and Announces Nomination Period for Election

Released | August 8, 2001 | No Comments | Print this article Print this article

NR 01-09 ELE ENG Election Dates.doc Iqaluit, Nunavut (August 8, 2001) James Eetoolook, Acting President of Nunavut Tunngavik Inc (NTI) today announced the appointment of Sandy Kusugak as Chief Returning Officer for the upcoming NTI elections. We are pleased that Sandy Kusugak has agreed to take on this important role, said Eetoolook. She has considerable [...]

Nunavut Tunngavik Inc Appoints Director of Finance

Released | March 23, 2001 | No Comments | Print this article Print this article

NR 01-06 DIR ENG NTI Director of Finance.doc RANKIN-INLET, Nunavut (March 23, 2001) Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated (NTI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Peter B. Rose as Director of Finance. Mr. Rose is a Chartered Accountant with over twenty years experience in financial management. We are happy to have Peter join us’ said Bernadette [...]

Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated President Resigns

Released | March 17, 2001 | No Comments | Print this article Print this article

NR 01-08 RES ENG President Resigns.doc GIqaluit, Nunavut (March 17, 2001) James Etoolook, on behalf of Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated, today accepted the resignation of Paul Quassa as President of the Organization. Quassa stated he is resigning due to personal reasons and the need for more time with family. “Board members of Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated came [...]

Training Works: Laura Kowmuk Becomes NTI Business Development Director

Released | March 16, 2001 | No Comments | Print this article Print this article

NR 01-07 BUS ENG NTI Business Dev App.doc IQALUIT, Nunavut (March 16, 2001) Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated (NTI) has a new Director of Business Development. Laura Kowmuk will take up her new duties on April 1, 2001. Her appointment is the culmination of a three year training program. The training program involved both formal coursework at [...]

NTI on GN Budget ~ Some Good News, More Not So Good

Released | February 27, 2001 | No Comments | Print this article Print this article

NR 01-05 BUD ENG Reaction to GN Budget.doc IQALUIT, Nunavut (February 27, 2001) Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated (NTI) reacted strongly to the Budget presented by Minister Kelvin Ng to the Legislature today. There is some good news in today’s Budget, said Paul Quassa, President of NTI, But we have serious concerns as well. Only half the [...]

Nunavut Tunngavik Inc Finishes Board Meeting In Arctic Bay

Released | February 26, 2001 | No Comments | Print this article Print this article

NR 01-04 END ENG Board Meeting Wraps.doc IQALUIT, Nunavut (February 26, 2001) Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated (NTI) finished its Board of Directors Meeting in Arctic Bay, Nunavut on February 22, 2001. A wide range of issues was discussed over the course of the three day meeting. A community feast and dance were held the evening of [...]

Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated (NTI)Will Hold Its Next Board Meeting In Arctic Bay, Nunavut

Released | February 2, 2001 | No Comments | Print this article Print this article

NR 01-03 BOD ENG Board Meeting Arctic Bay.doc IQALUIT, Nunavut (February 2, 2001) Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated (NTI) is scheduled to hold its next Board of Directors Meeting in Arctic Bay, Nunavut from February 20 to 22, 2001. Niore Iqalukjuaq will give welcoming remarks as Mayor of the community. There will also be a presentation regarding [...]

NTI Firearms Hotline Opens Monday Beneficiaries can call 1 800 780 4036 for Information and to Discuss Problems

Released | January 5, 2001 | No Comments | Print this article Print this article

NR 01-01 HOT ENG Firearms Hotline.doc Iqaluit, Nunavut (January 5, 2001) Nunavut Tunngavik Inc’s Firearms Hotline will be up and running on Monday January 8, 2001. NTI set up the line to hear from Inuit Beneficiaries about problems they face due to the coming into force of the Federal Firearms Act. Inuit who are experiencing [...]

NTI Wins Polar Bear Case

Released | January 4, 2001 | No Comments | Print this article Print this article

NR 01-02 POL ENG Polar Bear Case.doc Iqaluit, Nunavut (January 4, 2001) NTI is pleased with the decision by Justice Kilpatrick of the Nunavut Court of Justice on the case involving polar bear hunting by traditional means. The Judge ruled that the Minister of Sustainable Development’s decision to disallow the Nunavut Wildlife Management Board’s approval [...]