Media Advisory/Photo Op – From Poverty to Prosperity: Expanding the Partnership Between the Assembly of First Nations and Corporate Canada
OTTAWA, Jan. 22 – Media are invited to join Assembly of First Nations National Chief Phil Fontaine at a special signing ceremony with business leaders to launch the National Chief’s Corporate Challenge. With a population of over 750,000, First Nations represent the youngest – half are aged 23 or younger — and fastest growing segment of the Canadian population, and the workforce of the future.
Webcast: An audio web cast of this event will be available live and in archive after the event via CNW Group; www.newswire.ca, and by cutting and pasting the following url: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=1712040 into a web browser.
An audio card will be required and a media player.
The Assembly of First Nations is the national organization representing First Nations citizens in Canada.
For further information: Nancy Pine, Communications Advisor – Office of the National Chief, On site cell (613) 298-6382, [email protected]; Bryan Hendry, A/Director of Communications, (613) 241-6789 ext 229, cell (613) 293-6106, [email protected]