Indian and Northern Affairs Canada

Indian and Northern Affairs Canada

August 27, 2010 13:57 ET

Media Advisory: Indian and Northern Affairs Canada

CHARLOTTETOWN, PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND--(Marketwire - August 27, 2010) - Please be advised that the Honourable John Duncan, Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development and Federal Interlocutor for Métis and Non-Status Indians, will be making an important announcement related to Aboriginal education in Prince Edward Island.

Also participating will be:

  • the Honourable Carolyn Bertram, Prince Edward Island Minister of Health and Wellness and Aboriginal Affairs;

  • the Honourable Doug W. Currie, Prince Edward Island Minister of Education and Early Childhood Development;

  • the Honourable Allan V. Campbell, Prince Edward Island Minister of Innovation and Advanced Learning;

  • Chief Brian Francis of the Abegweit First Nation, Co-Chair of the Mi'kmaq Confederacy of Prince Edward Island; and

  • Chief Darlene Bernard of the Lennox Island First Nation. Co-Chair of the Mi'kmaq Confederacy of Prince Edward Island.

Date and time: August 30, 2010 10:00 a.m. (AT)
   
Location: Delta Prince Edward
  18 Queen St.
  Charlottetown, P.E.I

Contact Information

  • Office of the Honourable John Duncan
    819-997-0002
    or
    INAC Media Relations Line
    819-953-1160