Rising up together to enhance the preparedness of Nunavut Inuit for employment


Are you interested in learning more about Health?

March 30, 2023

Come join us during our Health Camp for youth in grades 9-12, May 8 -12 in Iqaluit! Please send completed applications to Makigiaqta@tunngavik.com #Makigiaqta #InuitTraining…

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Youth Science Camp

September 1, 2022

Are you interested in learning more about Science? Come join us during our Science Camp for youth in the Kitikmeot region ages 12-15, September 23rd-26th…

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Learn about our Strategic Plan on this website, or download the   here.


Recreation & Parks Association of Nunavut

The “Leading the Way” initiative will support youth training and employment; Inuit Mentor training and contract work for young adults; and an increase in after and/or out of school programs for children and youth, inclusive of physical activity, sport, cooking and cultural activity.

Pirurvik Preschool Training Project

With the support of the Pond Inlet DEA the Pirurvik Preschool opened its doors on Thursday January 14, 2016 in a classroom located at the Ulaajuk Elementry School in Pond Inlet. This Early Childhood Education program is for children ages 2.5-4 years old.

Performance Management Consultants

PMC is proposing to design a program that offers support to both Inuit employees and their employers to provide the best chance at job retention, growth and learning on-the-job and building open and culturally respectful workplaces. The proposed program will target graduates from our Pre-Employment Training Programs with 6 participants from each of these communities:…


Inspire Nunavut trains young people across Nunavut to become social entrepreneurs, traditional entrepreneurs and problem solvers. Our mission as an organization is to empower youth to challenge the complex problems they face in their remote communities by creating culturally relevant solutions via entrepreneurship.

Nunavut Hitmakerz Phase 4

Project Description Hitmakerz is a songwriting and music production workshop tour, travelling to various communities around the territory. In each community they offer free concerts, workshops, movie nights, talent shows and even feast. At the end of the tour they leave mobile music studio behind so the students can continue learning on their own. First…

Arviat Wellness Centre

Project Overview The Young Hunters Program is a community-based project designed to develop sustainable harvesting in youth between the ages of 8-18. In the 5 years that the project has been operating, extensive work has been done with community Elders to document the knowledge and skills required for youth to become masters in sustainable harvesting,…

Red Marrow

Summary The main objective of this project is to train as many Inuit as possible to be professional actors. This training will translate into immediate work for many Inuit on our new Arctic Comedy series (Netflix/CBC/APTN) set to begin filming in March 2024 – and this training will also allow the many Inuit who receive…

Kitkmeot Heritage Society – Mentor Apprentice Language Program

Strategic Priority Foundation al skills development opportunities for adults Advanced Training and Post Secondary for Employment in Key Sectors Mentor Apprentice Language Program 3 Years Cambridge Bay, Kugluktuk and Gjoa Haven, Nunavut The Inuinnaqtun Language – the foundation of Inuinnaqtun culture has less than 600 fluent speakers remaining. By many estimates, it is a language…

Nunavut Sivuniksavut Academic & Career Development Program

Over the years Nunavut Students have often expressed a desire to have a work experience component as part of their program as NS.

Qikiqtani Inuit Association – Ipitiki 2

Early Learning Systems Building on the success of the Makigiaqta-funded, QIA-led Ipitiki program, QIA proposes a multi-year project which directly aligns with Makigiaqta strategic priorities. Ipitiki 2 will deliver governance training to daycare boards operating in the Qikiqtani region, host a three-day daycare managers conference for Qikiqtani centers, expand the Elders in Daycare pilot development…