Métis National Council will join the Government of Canada, Assembly of First Nations, Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami to make a joint announcement about improving early learning and child care for Indigenous Children
Métis National Council (MNC) Vice-President and Minister of Social Development, David Chartrand will join the Honourable Jean-Yves, Canada’s Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, and leaders from the Assembly of First Nations and Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami in the release of a co-developed Indigenous Early Learning and Child Care (ELCC) Framework to improve early learning and child care for Indigenous children in Canada.
Please be advised a media conference will be held follow by this important announcement.
Date: Monday, September 17, 2018
Time: 11:30 a.m.
Location: Wabano Centre for Aborginal Health
Grand Gathering Space
299 Montreal Road, Ottawa, ON
For all media requests or for more information, please contact:
Métis National Council
c: (613) 297-5193
The MNC represents the Métis Nation in Canada at the national and international levels. The Métis Nation’s homeland includes the 3 Prairie Provinces and extends into the contiguous parts of British Columbia, Ontario, the Northwest Territories and the United States. There are approximately 400,000 Métis Nation citizens in Canada, roughly a quarter of all Aboriginal peoples in the country.