British Columbia Treaty Commission

British Columbia Treaty Commission

October 04, 2010 09:00 ET

BC Treaty Commission News Conference-Victoria

VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Oct. 4, 2010) - The BC Treaty Commission will report on progress in completing treaties at a news conference on Tuesday, October 5, 2010, in Victoria.

Chief Commissioner Sophie Pierre and Commissioners Robert Phillips, Jerry Lampert, Dave Haggard and Shana Manson will report on the state of treaty negotiations and be available for questions.

Commissioners will be commenting on how recognition, which is growing and taking various forms, is reshaping British Columbia and how initiatives by the federal government and provincial governments and the Treaty Commission will help First Nations make the transition from life under the Indian Act to self government.

Tuesday, October 5

10:30 AM - Treaty Commission Annual Report 2010 available for distribution

11:00 AM - Treaty Commission News Conference

Hotel Grand Pacific
Galiano Room 233
463 Belleville Street

For copies of the Annual Report 2010: 604 482 9200 or toll-free 1 800 665 8330

To view Annual Report 2010 go to after 11 AM October 5.

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