Premiers created this award in 2004 to recognize the importance of literacy as an essential building block for a vibrant society and economy.
The Council of the Federation comprises all 13 provincial and territorial Premiers. The Council enables Premiers to work collaboratively to strengthen the Canadian federation by fostering a constructive relationship among the provinces and territories, and with the federal government.
To learn more, visit www.councilofthefederation.ca.
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For more information:
| Ian Hanna
Office of the Saskatchewan Premier
| Loretta O’Connor
Council of the Federation Secretariat