June 21 - National Indigenous Peoples Day

Friday, June 19, 2020

Sunday June 21 is National Indigenous Peoples Day a day marked to celebrate and explore the cultural diversity and importance of the Inuit, First Nations and Métis peoples. As with so many important events and celebrations COVID-19 health concerns mean that public celebrations related to this day have been cancelled. The Government of Canada is asking all Canadians to celebrate and mark "this year's National Indigenous History Month and National Indigenous Peoples Day at home."  For a list of "virtual events" and other online, safe ways to celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day 2020 from home, please visit www.canada.ca.

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  • Iqaluit Head Office

    Building #165, Nipisa Street

    PO Box 869

    Iqaluit NU X0A 0H0

    phone: 867.979.4209

    fax: 867.979.4522

    toll free: 877.243.4424

  • Kitikmeot Regional Office

    Building #8, Omingmak Street

    PO Box 1359

    Cambridge Bay, NU X0C 0C0

    phone: 867.983.3095

    fax: 867.983.3401

    toll free: 866.983.3095

  • Kivalliq Regional Office

    Building #19-4 Sivulliq Avenue

    PO Box 878

    Rankin Inlet, NU X0C OGO

    phone: 867.645.4258 or 867.645.4259

    fax: 867.645.4260

    toll free: 844.834.4258