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

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February 26, 2021

Call for Proposals: Distance Learning/E-Learning services for Nunavut Inuit Makigiaqta Inuit Training Corporation is accepting proposals to provide distance learning/e- learning services. The aim of…

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we invite you to view Piruqatigiit’s new website!

October 15, 2020

The website is now easier to use and was beautifully designed by Katittut. It features illustrations by Atiigo Media and Arviat artist Charlotte Karetak. All…

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

FUNDED PROJECTS

Tasiuqtigiit Hand in Hand Society

Uummati Doula/Maternal Support Worker Online Professional Development and Training Tasiuqtigiit Hand in Hand Society in collaboration with the Uummati Maternal Support program is offering an online, virtual training opportunity to Inuit working in or are interested in a professional role in the perinatal field.

Nunavut Tunngavik Inc – HR Management Certificate

Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated (NTI) is exploring the opportunity to offer a three-year Human Resource Management Certificate program to the NTI and Nunavut Inuit Organizations staff.

Qaggiavuut Society Inuit Performing Arts, Programming for Nunavut Children & Youth

The Qaggiavuut Society is strengthening and supporting Inuit performing artists and expanding Inuit performing arts programming to children and youth. Qaggiavuut heard the resounding call for increased economic opportunities for established artists who are struggling to maintain, develop and promote their work. They also heard the need for Inuit performing arts programming for children and…

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…

Pitquhirnikkut Ilihautiniq

Kitikemot Heritage Society Access to Online Cultural and Linguistic Learning to Sustain a Vibrant Inuit Workforce The Pitquhirnikkut Ilihautiniq / Kitikmeot Heritage Society is building on learning that took place in 2019 with Makigiaqta’s support and continuing to strengthen the foundation to deliver a long-term Inuinnaqtun Mentor-Apprentice Program (MAP). This program pairs a fluent speaker…

Pirurvik Centre

Pirurvik Centre is working to become an Indigenous-owned postsecondary Institute that delivers formal, accredited programs in Inuktut and advanced Inuit Knowledge. These programs respond to the employment needs of Inuit and the cultural aspirations Of Nunavummiut. This will be achieved by developing, delivering and evaluating the results of two full-time diploma

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.

Ilinniapaa Campus

Inuit Specific Training & Employment Framework for Individuals with FASD- research This project seeks to build capacity for the development and delivery of high quality, Inuit-specific programming related to training and employment needs in both the public and private sectors for individuals with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) in Nunavut. They believe this work addresses…

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:…

Pirurvik Preschool Society – A Place to Grow Preschool & Early Childhood Education Programs

Makigiaqta’s Strategic priorities Early Learning Systems Wrap Around Support for K-12 and beyond Foundational skills development for adults Advanced training and post secondary for employment is key sectors Here are five areas we hope to seek funding for so we may continue to build upon our existing early childhood educational training programs. Development of take-home…