Indian and Northern Affairs Canada

Indian and Northern Affairs Canada

July 06, 2010 11:00 ET

Media Advisory/REMINDER: Indian and Northern Affairs Canada

CHISASIBI, EEYOU ISTCHEE, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - July 6, 2010) - Please be advised that the Honourable Chuck Strahl, Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development and Federal Interlocutor for Métis and Non-Status Indians, Dr. Matthew Coon Come, Grand Chief of the Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee), and Premier of Nunavut, Eva Aariak, will participate in a special ceremony to celebrate the signing of the Eeyou Marine Region Land Claims Agreement between the Government of Canada and the Cree of Eeyou Istchee.

Date: Wednesday, July 7, 2010
   
Location: Mitchuap Auditorium
  Chisasibi, Eeyou Istchee
  (Quebec)
   
Time: 13:00 p.m.

Contact Information

  • Office of the Honourable Chuck Strahl
    819-997-0002
    or
    INAC Media Relations Line
    819-953-1160
    or
    Brian Craik
    Director of Federal Relations
    Grand Council of the Crees
    (Eeyou Istchee)
    613-724-1097
    or
    Emily Woods
    Press Secretary
    Office of the Premier
    Government of Nunavut
    867-975-5059