Canada govt brings broadband to Nunavik Inuit communities

Thursday 23 August 2018 | 10:37 CET | News
The government of Canada is helping all of Nunavik's 14 Inuit communities and 28 institutions get online with new or improved broadband internet access through a joint federal-provincial investment of CAD 125.2 million in broadband internet. The government, through the Connect to Innovate programme, and the province of Quebec, through the Ministry of economy, science and innovation, which mandated the Societe du Plan Nord to carry out this project, will each invest CAD 62.6 million in the project. The Kativik Regional Government will contribute CAD 500,000.

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