News Releases

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CURRENT NEWS RELEASES

March 12, 2019

IQALUIT, Nunavut (March 12, 2019) - Speaker of the Legislative Assembly and Chairperson of the Order of Nunavut Advisory Council Joe Enook today announced that Mr. Zacharias Kunuk, O.C. will be this year’s recipient of the Order of Nunavut.

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

November 20, 2018

IQALUIT, Nunavut (November 20, 2018) - The Honourable Joe Enook, Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of Nunavut, today announced that the 7th Speaker’s Youth Parliament will be televised live across the territory on Thursday, November 22, 2018, at 1:30pm (EST).

November 08, 2018

IQALUIT, Nunavut (November 8, 2018) - Speaker of the Legislative Assembly and Chairperson of the Order of Nunavut Advisory Council, the Honourable Joe Enook, today announced that nominations have opened for the Order of Nunavut.

November 08, 2018

IQALUIT, Nunavut (November 8, 2018) - Speaker of the Legislative Assembly and Chairperson of the Order of Nunavut Advisory Council, the Honourable Joe Enook, today announced that nominations have opened for the Order of Nunavut.

November 02, 2018

IQALUIT, Nunavut (November 2, 2018) - A new member of the Executive Council was chosen today by the Nunavut Leadership Forum. The Forum consists of all MLAs.

Patterk Netser, Member for Aivilik, was acclaimed to serve on the Executive Council.

The Legislative Assembly and Executive Council Act provides that the Premier has the...

October 31, 2018

IQALUIT, Nunavut (October 31, 2018) - The Legislative Assembly’s Caucus today announced that the Nunavut Leadership Forum will convene at 2:30pm (EST) on Friday, November 2, 2018, to select a new member of the Executive Council.

October 23, 2018

IQALUIT, Nunavut (October 23, 2018) - The Legislative Assembly today approved a motion recommending that Ms. Katherine Peterson, Q.C., be appointed Integrity Commissioner of Nunavut. The motion was unanimously adopted by the House.

The territorial Integrity Act provides that the Integrity Commissioner holds office for a five-year term....

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