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April 03, 2018

IQALUIT, Nunavut (April 3, 2018) - The Legislative Assembly’s Standing Committee on Oversight of Government Operations and Public Accounts today announced that its televised hearing on the 2018 Report of the Auditor General of Canada...

March 19, 2018

IQALUIT, Nunavut (March 19, 2018) - Speaker of the Legislative Assembly and Chairperson of the Order of Nunavut Advisory Council Joe Enook today announced that Betty Brewster and Ludy Pudluk will be this year’s recipients of the Order of Nunavut.

On January 1, 2010, The Order of Nunavut Act came into force. The objective of the Order is...

February 26, 2018

IQALUIT, Nunavut (February 26, 2018) - The Legislative Assembly of Nunavut’s Full Caucus successfully concluded its Pond Inlet Retreat on February 23, 2018.

Premier Paul Quassa said, “Turaaqtavut reflects a collaborative and collective approach to defining our government’s mandate for the next four years. Our deliberations in Pond Inlet...

November 21, 2017

IQALUIT, Nunavut (November 21, 2017) - The Honourable Joe Enook, Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of Nunavut, today tabled the 2016-2017 Annual Report of the Languages Commissioner of Nunavut and the 2018 Sitting Calendar for the Legislative Assembly of Nunavut.

The Languages Commissioner of Nunavut is an independent officer of the...

November 21, 2017
November 17, 2017

IQALUIT, Nunavut (November 17, 2017) - Nunavut’s Speaker, Premier and Members of the Executive Council were chosen today by the Nunavut Leadership Forum. The Forum consists of all MLAs.

Joe Enook, MLA for Tununiq, was acclaimed as Speaker.

Paul Quassa, MLA for Aggu, was elected as Premier.

A total of thirteen Members...

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