ᒧᒥᓛᖅ ᖃᖅᑲᖅ Mumilaaq Qaqqaq
Member of Parliament for Nunavut
- Mumilaaq Qaqqaq is a facilitator, public speaker, and volunteer. She is best known for a speech she made in the House of Commons on International Women's Day in 2017. Originally from Baker Lake, Nunavut, she now lives in the capital, Iqaluit.
- Mumilaaq is an employment officer with Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated, and she previously worked as a Wellness Program Specialist with the health department of the Government of Nunavut. She has held positions with Inuit Tapariit Kanatami, Susan Aglukark, and Northern Youth Abroad. As a youth leader with connections across the territory, Mumilaaq knows how important it is to recognize the unique culture of Nunavut communities and the distinct challenges Nunavummiut face.
- Mumilaaq is standing with Jagmeet Singh and the NDP to improve the lives of Nunavummiut, through affordable housing, better access to services, and federal laws that are in harmony with the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.