MEDIA ADVISORY: National Indigenous Leaders Expect Full Inclusion in Intergovernmental Tables

Published: Jul 14, 2017News

July 14, 2017

(Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde, Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami (ITK) President Natan Obed and Métis Nation (MNC) President Clément Chartier will hold a press conference on Indigenous Peoples’ participation in federal-provincial-territorial intergovernmental tables, and the 2017 Council of the Federation meeting scheduled for Edmonton July 18-19.

The Council of the Federation was established in 2003 to enable Premiers to work collaboratively and strengthen the Canadian federation by fostering a constructive relationship among provinces and territories and with the federal government.

Monday July 17, 2017

11 am (EDT)

Tudor Room, Fairmont Royal York
100 Front Street West, Toronto, ON


For more information, please contact:

Jamie Monastyrski
Press Secretary – National Chief’s Office – AFN
613-241-6789 ext. 222
343-540-6179 (cell)
[email protected]

Patricia D’Souza
Senior Communications Officer
Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami
613-238-8181 ext. 276
613-292-4482  (cell)
[email protected]

Dale LeClair
Chief of Staff
Métis National Council
(613)-232-3216 ext.513
(306)203-1169 (cell)
[email protected]