OTTAWA, June 10 /CNW Telbec/ - B.C. Assembly of First Nations Regional
Chief Shawn Atleo, and survivors of the Indian Residential School System, will
be available for comment following Prime Minister Stephen Harper's statement
of apology to former students of Indian Residential Schools.
WHO: Regional Chief Shawn Atleo, B.C. Assembly of First Nations
Residential school survivors
WHEN: 4:30 PM
Wednesday, June 11, 2008
WHERE: Charles Lynch Room
130-S Centre Block
House of Commons
The First Nations Leadership Council is comprised of the political
executives of the B.C. Assembly of First Nations, First Nations Summit, and
the Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs.
The Council works together to politically represent the interests of
First Nations in British Columbia and develop strategies and actions to bring
about significant and substantive changes to government policy that will
benefit all First Nations in British Columbia.
For further information:
For further information: David Rodier; Melissa Wood, NATIONAL Public
Relations, (613) 233-1699; Rhonda Sims, B.C. Assembly of First Nations, Cell: