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Celebrating Ontario and Matawa First Nations' Ring of Fire Regional Framework

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Celebrating Ontario and Matawa First Nations' Ring of Fire Regional Framework

Premier Kathleen Wynne, together with Northern Development and Mines Minister Michael Gravelle, Matawa First Nations Chiefs Sonny Gagnon, Fred Sackaney, Elizabeth Atlookan, Celia Echum, Allen Towegishig, Elijah K. Moonias, Peter Moonias, Johnny Yellowhead and Cornelius Wabasse, and lead negotiators Frank Iacobucci and Bob Rae, will celebrate the regional framework between Ontario and the Matawa member First Nations regarding the Ring of Fire. 

Date:               Thursday, April 24, 2014

Time:               12:15 pm to 4:00pm

                       

Location:         Valhalla Inn

                        Thunder Bay

Live webcast of media availability at: http://ontario.ca/bnlb 

Live webcast of ceremony at: http://ustre.am/12lzv

 

Agenda:           12:15 - 12:45 Media availability (Odin Room)

                       1:00 - 1:45   Opening Ceremonies (Ballrooms 2 and 3)

                       1:45 - 2:00   Welcoming Remarks

                        2:00 - 3:00   Presentation of the Framework Agreement

                        3:00 - 3:30   Signing of Commemorative Document

                        3:30 - 3:45   Exchange of Gifts

                        3:45 -4:00   Closing Ceremonies

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