From Nunavik to Rideau Hall- How Mary Simons home

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KUUJJUAQ, QUEincludin. —
In the Inuit region of Nunavik in northern Quebec, the family and friends of Canada’s newest Governor General, Mary Simon, swell with pride as they reflect on how far she’s come.

The former ambassador and prominent Inuk leader, who was installed at the country’s 30th Governor General on Monday, was born in one of the area’s tiny villages, Kangiqsualujjuaq, located on the east coast of Ungava Bay.

It’s a place where the treeline fades into tundra, the huskies roam freeinHouseArticle, and the stunted vegetation remind of the perseverance it takes to survivehealth-care practitioners and representatives fro.

“The land teaches a lot. The land teaches you to respectUsing municipal wastewater to look for evidence o. The land teaches you to be human to everyone,” Annie Popert, Simon’s sister, explained to CTV News.

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