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2017-05-12 NMRPC Summer Meeting

NMRPC Summer Meeting

The NMRPC will be having its Summer Meeting this year in June in Kuujjuaq from June 3rd to June 5th. Members of the public are invited to attend.

2017-03-01 Nunavut LUP Public Hearing

Nunavut LUP Public Hearing

The Nunavut Planning Commission is hosting the first of a series of Public Hearings on the Nunavut Land Use Plan from March 21st to March 26th in Iqaluit at the Frobisher Inn. Members of the public are invited to attend. The NMRPC will also be presenting at this hearing.

2017-01-01 NMRPC Winter Meeting

NMRPC Winter Meeting

The NMRPC will be having its Winter Meeting this year in February in Montreal from February 13th to February 15th. Members of the public are invited to attend.

2016-06-08 NMRPC Summer Meeting

NMRPC Summer Meeting

The NMRPC will be having its Summer Meeting this year in July in Ottawa from July 18th to July 22nd. Members of the public are invited to attend.

2016-06-06 UOM Montreal

UOM Montreal

The NMRPC is completing its final Montreal interviews for the Use and Occupancy Mapping Survey Project at the Makivik Office for the week of June 6th and is seeking respondents that might be in Montreal and missed their chance while the NMRPC UOM teams were visiting their communities. Please contact the Makivik office for an interview slot.

2016-04-14 Marine Protected Areas Project

Marine Protected Areas Project

In conjunction with its current land-use planning activities, the NMRPC is launching its Marine Protected Areas Project by hosting a preliminary Knowledge Exchange Workshop next month in Montreal. For details please contact the office of the NMRPC.

2016-03-09 Dates & Schedules for UOM Verification Tour

Dates & Schedules for UOM Verification Tour

The NMRPC Use and Occupancy Verification Team is on the Hudson Coast. Please come out and share your stories with us, we will be in your communities for the next two weeks. We will be on your radio providing location and times for the verification meetings and the hand-back sessions: Wednesday March 9th in Puvirnituq at 5pm. Thursday March 10th in Inukjuak at 6pm. Friday March 11th in Umiujaq at 6pm. Sunday March 13th in Kuujjuaraapik at 2pm. Monday March 14th in Chisasibi at 5pm. Thursday March 17th in Akulivik at 10 am. Friday March 18th in Ivujivik at 9 am. We hope to see you there!

2016-02-24 UOM - Verification & Handback Tour

UOM - Verification & Handback Tour

The NMRPC will begin conducting a Verification tour in March (9th to 19th) as part of the completion of the Use and Occupancy Mapping Study undertaken in the last four years. Map biographies will be handed back to those who participated from the communities of Ivujivik, Akulivik, Puvirnituq, Inukjuak, Umiujaq, Kuujjuaraapik and Chisasibi.

2016-02-02 Commission Meeting

Commission Meeting

The bi-annual Commission Meeting will be held from February 11th to February 12th in Montreal. Members of the public are welcome to attend.

2015-09-03 Commission Meeting

Commission Meeting

The bi-annual Commission Meeting will be held from September 8th to September 11th in Kuujjuaraapik. Members of the public are welcome to attend.

2015-06-10 Nunavut Draft Land Use Plan

Nunavut Draft Land Use Plan

The NMRPC is currently participating in the the Technical Review of the Nunavut Draft Land Use Plan as it pertains to the Areas of Equal Use and Occupancy as well as the rest of the NMR. For questions and comments about the process please contact our office.

2015-05-20 Marine Protected Areas Project

Marine Protected Areas Project

The NMRPC has tentatively launched the Marine Protected Areas Project and is currently assembling a Working Group made up of relevant stakeholders and interested parties in order to formulate a Marine Protected Areas strategy. Please contact our office for more information and it you would like to be a part of the process.

2015-01-14 Commission Meeting

Commission Meeting

The bi-annual Commission Meeting will be held from February 16th to the 18th in Montreal. Members of the public are welcome to attend.

2015-01-13 February 2015 - Use & Occupancy Study - Akulivik

February 2015 - Use & Occupancy Study - Akulivik

The NMRPC is starting the new year by finishing up with Phase III of the Use & Occupancy Mapping Project. Interviewers will be in Inukjuak the first two weeks of February to conduct interviews. The target population in Inukjuak to be interviewed is around 149 respondents. A sign-up sheet will be available in the community in mid-January. Please contact our office to book your interview slot.

2015-01-13 February 2015 - Use & Occupancy Study - Inukjuak

February 2015 - Use & Occupancy Study - Inukjuak

The NMRPC is starting the new year by finishing up with Phase III of the Use & Occupancy Mapping Project. Interviewers will be in Akulivik the first two weeks of February to conduct interviews. The target population in Inukjuak to be interviewed is around 52 respondents. A sign-up sheet will be available in the community in mid-January. Please contact Henry Alayco to book your interview slot.

2015-01-13 February 2015 - Use & Occupancy Study - Puvirnituq

February 2015 - Use & Occupancy Study - Puvirnituq

The NMRPC is starting the new year by finishing up with Phase III of the Use & Occupancy Mapping Project. Interviewers will be in Puvirnituq the last two weeks of February to conduct interviews. The target population in Inukjuak to be interviewed is around 111 respondents. A sign-up sheet will be available in the community in February. Please contact Henry Alayco to book your interview slot.

2015-01-13 February 2015 - Use & Occupancy Study - Umiujaq

February 2015 - Use & Occupancy Study - Umiujaq

The NMRPC is starting the new year by finishing up with Phase III of the Use & Occupancy Mapping Project. Interviewers will be in Puvirnituq the last two weeks of February to conduct interviews. The target population in Umiujaq to be interviewed is around 41 respondents. A sign-up sheet will be available in the community in February. Please contact our office to book your interview slot.

2014-11-17 December 2014 - Use & Occupancy Study - Ivujivik

December 2014 - Use & Occupancy Study - Ivujivik

Interviewers will be in Ivujivik the first two weeks of December to conduct interviews. The target population in Ivujivik to be interviewed is around 37 respondents. A sign-up sheet will be available in the community in mid-November. Please contact Putulik Papigatuk to book your interview slot.

2014-11-17 December 2014 - Use & Occupancy Study - Kuujjuaraapik

December 2014 - Use & Occupancy Study - Kuujjuaraapik

Interviewers will be in Kuujjuaraapik the first two weeks of December to conduct interviews. The target population in Kuujjuaraapik to be interviewed is around 66 respondents. A sign-up sheet will be available in the community in mid-November. Please contact Raymond Mickpegak to book your interview slot.

2014-11-01 Phase III of the Use & Occupancy Mapping Project

Phase III of the Use & Occupancy Mapping Project

With further funding provided by the Federal Department of Aboriginal Affairs & Northern Development Canada (AANDC), the NMRPC is excited to announce the commencement of Phase III of the Use & Occupancy Mapping Project. Phase III will begin in December 2014 and continue until April 2015 and will include an intensive three-month data collection period in which the remaining six communities will complete their land-use and occupancy map surveys. Communities to be visited in Phase III are Ivujivik, Akulivik, Puvirnituq, Inukjuak, Umiujaq, and Kuujjuaraapik. The NMRPC interview team looks forward to being in these communities. For more information please contact the NMRPC office, with details on the Contact page of this site.

2014-08-11 Commission Meeting

Commission Meeting

The bi-annual Commission Meeting will be held in the last week of August in Montreal. Members of the public are welcome to attend.

2014-03-24 Eeyou Marine Region Symposium

Eeyou Marine Region Symposium

The Eeyou Marine Region as part of the implementation of the Eeyou Marine Region Land Claims Agreement is hosting a symposium on the science and tradition knowledge available for the EMR. The NILCA boards will be participating in the symposium.

2014-03-11 UOM Verification Tour

UOM Verification Tour

The NMRPC is currently conducting a Verification tour as part of the completion of Part One of the Use and Occupancy Mapping Study undertaken in the last three years. Map biographies will be handed back to those who participated from the communities of Kangiqsualujjuaq, Kuujjuaq, Tasiujaq, Aupaluk, Kangirsuk., Quaqtaq, Kangiqsujuaq, and Salluit.

2014-02-01 Commission Meeting

Commission Meeting

The bi-annual Commission Meeting will be held in the first week of February in Montreal. Members of the public are welcome to attend.

2013-12-18 UOM - Verification & Handback Tour

UOM - Verification & Handback Tour

The NMRPC will be launching the Verification and Handback Tour as part of the UOM Project in March 2014. The delegation will be in the communities from March 10th to March 21st 2014. The communities to be visited will include Kuujjuaq, Kangiqsualujjuaq, Aupaluk, Tasiujaq, Quaqtaq, Kangirsuk, Kangiqsujuaq & Salluit. For any questions and comments please contact the NMRPC at (819) 964-0888 or via email at info@nmrpc.ca.

2013-04-25 NPC Community Tour

NPC Community Tour

Starting May 2nd, the Nunavut Planning Commission will begin Community Tours on behalf of the Draft Nunavut Land Use Plan in the Hudson Strait communities of Ivujivik and Salluit, with participants from Akulivik, Inukjuak, and Puvirnituq in attendance. On May 4th, the NPC will host a presentation session in Kuujjuaq with invited guests including Nunavik organizations to discuss the mandate of the NPC, the Draft Nunavut Land Use Plan and a brief overview of their work in the communities.

2013-02-01 Joint NMRIRB/NMRPC Board Meeting

Joint NMRIRB/NMRPC Board Meeting

The bi-annual Board Meeting will be held in the first week of February in Montreal at the Makivik Main Boardroom. The meeting is held jointly between the members of the NMRPC and the NMRIRB. The meeting agenda can be found under the events sections. Members of the public are welcome to attend.

2013-01-31 February 2013 NMRPC Use and Occupancy Study - Kangirsuk

February 2013 NMRPC Use and Occupancy Study - Kangirsuk

Interviewers will be in Kangirsuk the first two weeks of February to conduct interviews. The target population in Salluit to be interviewed is around 46 respondents. A sign-up sheet will be available in the community in mid-January. Please contact Lucy Grey to book your interview slot.

2013-01-31 February 2013 NMRPC Use and Occupancy Study - Kangiqsualujjuaq

February 2013 NMRPC Use and Occupancy Study - Kangiqsualujjuaq

Interviewers will be completing their mapping exercise in Kangiqsualujjuaq in the first two weeks of February. The target population to be interviewed in Kangiqsualujjuaq is about 40 respondents. A sign-up sheet will be available in the community in mid-January. Please contact David Annanack to book your interview slot.

2013-01-10 January 2013 NMRPC Use and Occupancy Study - Salluit

January 2013 NMRPC Use and Occupancy Study - Salluit

Interviewers will be in Salluit in mid-January to conduct interviews. The target population in Salluit to be interviewed is around 100 Salluimiut. A sign-up sheet will be available in the community in mid-December.

2012-11-27 December 2012 NMRPC Use and Occupancy Study - Quaqtaq & Kangiqsualujjuaq

December 2012 NMRPC Use and Occupancy Study - Quaqtaq & Kangiqsualujjuaq

Interviews will continue in December 2012 in Kangiqsualujjuaq and Quaqtaq for the NMRPC Use and Occupancy Study. IF you would like to be interviewed and have not yet been contacted, please contact Nunavik Geomatics, 514-449-3473.

2012-07-18 September 2012 NMRPC Use and Occupancy Study - Kuujjuaq

September 2012 NMRPC Use and Occupancy Study - Kuujjuaq

The NMRPC use and occupancy study will continue in September with over 100 interviews in Kuujjuaq.