February 1-29, 2016
Nunavut's annual celebration of Inuktut and Inuit culture. Let's learn and teach. Let's sing and tell stories. Let's take action together.
The theme for Uqausirmut Quviasuutiqarniq 2016 is Inuit Annuraaqausingit ("Inuit clothing"). Inuit clothing technology enabled our ancestors to thrive in the Arctic environment. Our traditional and contemporary clothing designs are an important form of art and cultural expression, showing relationships, spirituality, and our perceptions of the world.
Uqausirmut Quviasuutiqarniq is Nunavut’s annual celebration of Inuktut and Inuit culture. The theme for 2016 is Inuit annuraaqausingit (Inuit clothing).
Starting in 2016, Uqausirmut Quviasuutiqarniq will be a full month long, from February 1 to 29.
What will you do for Uqausirmut Quviasuutiqarniq 2016?
This celebration is for all Nunavummiut! For ideas, activities, and resources, Uqausirmut Quviasuutiqarniq 2016 and resource pages: