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Qilaut 2017


February is Inuktut Language Month. This is a time Nunavummiut celebrate Inuit language and culture across our territory. The theme for Uqausirmut Quviasuutiqarniq 2017 is Unikkaaqtuat (Inuit Legend).

Celebrate Uqausirmut Quviasuutiqarniq 2017! 

Culture and Heritage employees Saa Pitsiulak (left) and Tocasie Burke (right) hold up Unikkaaqtuat (Inuit Legends) workbooks, which are being shipped to every community in Nunavut. The workbooks contain a collection of Inuit legend stories, as well as interactive activities like crossword puzzles, fill-in-the-blank and short answer questions. 

Celebrate and learn about Inuit legends by completing your workbook with your family and friends! For more information, contact Saa at

Qilaut 2017 Contest Rules

Qilaut Contest Rules
Qilaut Entry Form Consent
Qilaut Short Form Rules

Qilaut 2016 Inuktut Winning Children Songs!

For more information about Qilaut or to request CDs, contact Tocasie Burke at 867-975-5528 or