Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada

Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada
Government of Newfoundland and Labrador

Government of Newfoundland and Labrador
Sheshatshiu

Sheshatshiu
Innu Nation

Innu Nation
Nalcor Energy

Nalcor Energy
Mushuau Innu

Mushuau Innu
Government of Canada

Government of Canada

November 16, 2011 18:50 ET

Media Advisory: Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada

NATUASHISH, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR--(Marketwire - Nov. 16, 2011) - Please be advised that the Honourable Peter Penashue, Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, President of the Queen's Privy Council for Canada and Member of Parliament for Labrador, on behalf of the Honourable John Duncan, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development along with the Honourable Kathy Dunderdale, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, the Honourable Nick McGrath, Minister of Intergovernmental and Aboriginal Affairs and Minister Responsible for Labrador, leaders of the Innu communities in Labrador and Nalcor Energy will sign Agreements related to the land claim of the Innu of Labrador. Minister Penashue will be appearing.

Date: Friday, November 18, 2011
Time: 13:30
Location: Mushuau Innu Natuashish School
PO Box 189
Natuashish, NL

Contact Information

  • Cory Hann
    Press Secretary
    Office of the Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs
    and President of the Queen's Privy Council for Canada
    613-943-1838

    Moira Wolstenholme
    Press Secretary
    Office of the Honourable John Duncan
    819-997-0002

    AANDC Media Relations Line
    819-953-1160

    John Tompkins
    Director of Communications
    Department of Labrador and Aboriginal Affairs
    Government of Newfoundland and Labrador
    709-729-1674
    jtompkins@gov.nl.ca

    Joseph Riche
    Grand Chief
    Innu Nation of Labrador
    709-497-8398
    jriche@innu.ca

    Karen O'Neill
    Senior Communications Officer
    Lower Churchill Project
    Nalcor Energy
    709-737-1427
    koneill@nalcorenergy.com