Purpose

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The purpose of enhancing the preparedness of Nunavut Inuit for employment is to support the well-being of Inuit society. Enhanced preparedness for employment wiall contribute to:

  1. Achieving representative Inuit employment in all sectors, at all levels, including meeting the obligations of Article 23 of the Nunavut Land Claims Agreement,
  2. Strengthened stability, prosperity, and self-reliance of individuals, families, and communities,
  3. Increased self-determination through increased Inuit involvement and leadership in key sectors, and
  4. Development of Nunavut’s economy, which will provide richer opportunities for future generations.

Makigiaqta’s vision is a vibrant Inuit workforce that contributes to strengthened Inuit well-being and self-determination, as envisioned in the creation of Nunavut.