Kitikmeot Inuit Association
The objectives of the Kitikmeot Inuit Association (KIA), under the Nunavut Land Claims Agreement (NLCA) is to defend, preserve and promote social, cultural and economic benefits to Inuit of the Kitikmeot Region. Under the direction, control and accountability of KIA, both the Kitikmeot Corporation (KC) and the Kitikmeot Economic Development Commission (KEDC) have been delegated the responsibility of promoting economic development in the region. These two organizations are discussed in more detail elsewhere on this Web Page.
KIA focuses directly on the social, cultural, political and overall public economic issues of benefit to the Kitikmeot Inuit.
Ownership and responsibility for administering surface lands in the Region. Overall responsibility for defending, promoting and developing social, cultural and economic interests of Inuit of the Kitikmeot. Implementing regional responsibilities under the Nunavut Land Claims Agreement.
In the Section "What's New" you will find information on current issues, of relevance to beneficiaries of the NLCA, residents of the Kitikmeot, and other individuals interested in developments in our Region. It is updated frequently!
Senior Finance Officer
Director-Planning & Communication
Community Liaison Officer