You are visiting Avataq Cultural Institute; the Inuit cultural organization of Nunavik (Northern, Quebec, Canada)

Avataq Cultural Institute provides a strong foundation for the living culture of today’s Inuit. Since its inception in 1980, Avataq has built a solid reputation as the cultural leader for Nunavik Inuit and as an important resource for Inuit culture in Canada and beyond. Our goal is to ensure that Inuit culture and language continue to thrive into the future, so that our descendants can benefit from the rich heritage passed down to us through the wisdom of our ancestors.

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September 26th, 2018
Annual Report 2016-2017 >
Élodie Parriaux
24 septembre 2018
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Michel Patry
September 24th, 2018
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Michel Patry
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Place names

“Toponyms known and used by Inuit within living memory must be recognized by the government and used on official maps in order to reaffirm their permanent cultural value.” Resolution of the Inuit Elders Conference, 1983.

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AUMAAGGIIVIK

Nunavik Arts Secretariat


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THE CURA PROJECT

Time and space among Nunavik's Inuit.


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EDUCATIONAL SECTION
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Blog Avataq

Questions, Thoughts and Big Ideas; Inuit in the 21st Century

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Tisanes

Soak yourself into Inuit culture and discover Fine Inuit Herbal Teas Northern Delights

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