Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit |“that which Inuit have always known to be true.”

Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit directly translates to, “that which Inuit have always known to be true.” These are our societal values that guide all our aspects of living a good life. 

ᐃᓅᖃᑎᒌᑦᓯᐊᕐᓂᖅ |Inuuqatigiitsiarniq | Respecting others, relationships and caring for people. 

ᑐᙵᓇᕐᓂᖅ | Tunnganarniq | Fostering good spirit by being open, welcoming and inclusive. 

ᐱᔨᑦᓯᕐᓂᖅ | Pijitsirniq | Serving and providing for family and/or community. 

ᐋᔩᖃᑎᒌᓐᓂᖅ | Aajiiqatigiinniq | Decision making through discussion and consensus. 

ᐱᓕᒻᒪᒃᓴᕐᓂᖅ | Pilimmaksarniq | Development of skills through observation, mentoring, practice, and effort. 

ᐃᑲᔪᖅᑎᒌᓐᓂᖅ | Ikajuqtigiinniq | Working together for a common cause. 

ᖃᓄᖅᑑᕐᓂᖅ | Qanuqtuurniq | Being innovative and resourceful. 

ᐊᕙᑎᑦᑎᓐᓂᒃ ᑲᒪᑦᓯᐊᕐᓂᖅ |Avatittinnik Kamatsiarniq | Respect and care for the land, animals and the environment. 

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