Makivik is a leader in building and developing the vibrant region of Nunavik. Its mandate ranges from owning and operating large profitable business enterprises and generating jobs; to social economic development, improved housing conditions, to protection of the Inuit language and culture and the natural environment.
Makivik has been a proud partner of Students on Ice since 2007. Through their generosity, 68 youth from across Nunavik have benefitted from educational expeditions to the Arctic and Antarctic.
“It’s with pleasure the Makivik Corporation partners with the great work of the Students On Ice organization. I can’t think of a more rewarding way of spending time out on the land and sea and absorbing the wealth of information the adventure brings with it for our young people, “ says Makivik President Jobie Tukkiapik.
Jobie Tukkiapik, President