Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada



Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada

November 22, 2012 08:00 ET

Media Advisory/REMINDER: Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 22, 2012) - Please be advised that the Honourable John Duncan, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, along with the Honourable Andrew Scheer, Speaker of the House of Commons, will participate in a dedication ceremony for the stained-glass window commemorating the legacy of former Indian Residential School students and their families. Minister Duncan and the Speaker will be joined by the artist Christi Belcourt, elders, former Indian Residential Schools students and other distinguished guests.

This event is restricted to media accredited through the Parliamentary Press Gallery. For more information on accreditation, contact Terry Guillon, Chief of the Press Gallery, at 613-992-4511 or terry.guillon@parl.gc.ca.

Date: Monday, November 26, 2012
Time: 9:00 a.m. EST
Where: House of Commons Foyer
Centre Block
Ottawa (ON)

Contact Information

  • Jan O'Driscoll
    Press Secretary
    Office of the Honourable John Duncan
    819-997-0002

    AANDC Media Relations Line
    819-953-1160