KRG Isurruutiit program, managed by the Kativik Regional Government, has been allocated another $100 million from the Quebec Government over the next five years to improve Nunavik infrastructure. The Isurruutiit program will earmark $58 million for infrastructure such as water mains and sewage systems, $21 million for buildings and $21 million for vehicles.
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“The Isurruutiit Program is a positive response by the Gouvernement du Québec to the essential needs of northern villages for municipal infrastructure. The renewal of the agreement and the addition of $100 million to this program will allow the implementation of many projects conducive to the quality of life of the population of the 14 villages of Nunavik.”
– Geoffrey Kelley, Quebec’s Aboriginal Affairs Minister