Fifth annual National Treaties 1-11 Gathering, “Honouring Our Ancestors”
The fifth annual National Treaties 1-11 Gathering, “Honouring Our Ancestors”, is taking place from September 21-24, 2009 at the Marriott River Cree Resort & Casino on the Enoch Cree Nation.Among the invited guests attending are spokespersons from each respective Treaty territory 1-11, Ovide Mercredi, National Treaties 1-11 Spokesperson, National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations, Shawn Atleo and the Grand Chiefs of Treaty No.6 (Chief Eddy Makokis), Treaty No.7 (Chief Charles Weaselhead), and Treaty No.8 (Chief Jaret Cardinal).
Media are invited to attend on Tuesday, September 22, 2009 at 10AM at the River Cree Hotel in Enoch, Alberta. Chiefs and spokespeople will be on hand to speak to the media.
Treaty No.6, Treaty No.7 & Treaty No.8 represents 48 First Nations/Bands and over 100, 000 First Nation members within the Province of Alberta.
Nicole Robertson, Communications Advisor
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