FREDERICTON, July 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Yukon First Nations Chiefs, along with Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde and AFN Yukon Regional Chief Kluane Adamek, will hold a press conference on Wednesday, July 24th, 2019 at 12 p.m. (Atlantic Standard Time) to launch their Federal Election Strategy 2019 'A Yukon That Leads'.
The following Yukon First Nations leaders will be in attendance: Kwanlin Dün First Nation Chief Doris Bill, Tr'ondek Hwech'in First Nation Chief Roberta Joseph, White River First Nation Chief Angela Demit, Kluane First Nation Chief Bob Dickson and Vuntut Gwitchin Chief Dana Tizya-Tramm.
DATE: Wednesday, July 24th, 2019
TIME: 12 p.m. (Atlantic Standard Time)
LOCATION: St Mary's B Room, Fredericton Convention Centre
The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Yukon Region works with all 14 Yukon First Nations to support advancing their priorities and interests on the national level, at their direction. The Yukon Regional Chief leads the AFN Yukon regional office and sits on the AFN's National Executive.
The Assembly of First Nations is the national organization representing First Nation citizens in Canada. Follow AFN on Twitter @AFN_Comms, @AFN_Updates.
SOURCE Assembly of First Nations
For further information: Laila Adam, Office of the AFN Yukon Regional Chief, Phone: (403) 819-9190, Email: [email protected]; Monica Poirier, AFN Bilingual Communications Officer, 613-290-0706 (cell), [email protected]