Media advisory: National Indigenous Leaders Expect Full Inclusion in Intergovernmental Tables

OTTAWA, July 14, 2017 /CNW/ - 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


SOURCE Assembly of First Nations

For further information: please contact: Jamie Monastyrski, Press Secretary - National Chief's Office - AFN, 613-241-6789 ext. 222, 343-540-6179 (cell),; Patricia D'Souza, Senior Communications Officer, Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami, 613-238-8181 ext. 276, 613-292-4482 (cell),; Dale LeClair, Chief of Staff, Métis National Council, (613)-232-3216 ext. 513, (306)203-1169 (cell),

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