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Press Convocation – United Nations Declaration On The Rights Of Indigenous Peoples: Canadian People Called Upon For The Federal Government To Come To Reason
by NationTalk onDecember 8, 20091531 Views
OTTAWA, Dec. 8 – The Chief of the Assembly of First Nations of Quebec and Labrador (AFNQL), Ghislain Picard, and the National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations (AFN), Shawn A-in-Chut Atleo, invite the media to an important press conference regarding the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. Accompanied by other First Nations Chiefs, representatives of support groups from Canadian civil society and representatives of the federal political parties will be inviting Canadians to sign the petition asking Canada to adopt to the United Nations Declaration. Subject: Press Conference National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations, Shawn Atleo Chief of the Assembly of First Nations of Quebec and Labrador Ghislain Picard Executive director of Amnesty International, French Section, Beatrice Vaugrante Members of the House of Commons from the federal political parties will also be in attendance.
Date: Thursday, December 10, 2009
Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Westin Hotel 11 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa Nova Scotia Room (4th floor)
For further information: Éric Cardinal, (450) 638-5159, (514) 258-2315, eric[at]cardinalcommunication.com
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