United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues
New York, 20-31 May 2013
Joint statement from the First Nations Education Council and the Assembly of the First Nations of Quebec and Labrador supported by the Assembly of First Nations (Canada), the Chiefs of Ontario, the Indigenous World Association and the Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations.
BY THE CANADIAN PRESS MAY 18, 2013
MAY 13, 2013
Thunder Bay, May 10, 2013 - The Matawa Chiefs Council announced today that the Honourable Bob Rae, former federal leader of the Liberal Party and former Premier of Ontario, will be Chief Negotiator for Matawa First Nations during regional strategy negotiations with the Province of Ontario.
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