Media advisory: Government of Canada to make important announcement on emergency management with Government of British Columbia and Tsilhqot’in Nation
Vancouver – Please be advised that the Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, on behalf of the Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Indigenous Services, along with the Honourable Scott Fraser, British Columbia Minister of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation, the Honourable Mike Farnworth, British Columbia Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General, and Chief Joe Alphonse, Chair of the Tsilhqot’in National Government, will make an important, first-of-its-kind announcement on emergency management in British Columbia.
A brief media availability will take place following the announcement.
Date: April 14, 2018
Time: 10:00 a.m.– 11:00 a.m. (PDT)
Where: Oceanview Room 6
Pan Pacific Vancouver
999 Canada Place
Vancouver, British Columbia
For media unable to attend in person, a teleconference line will be set up.
Dial In: 604-681-0260 (Vancouver),
1-877-353-9184 (Toll free international)
Participant Pass Code: 31574#
For more information:
Office of the Honourable Jane Philpott
Minister of Indigenous Services
ISC Media Relations
Ministry of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation
Tsilhqot’in National Government