Council of the Federation to Meet in Halifax from July 25-27, 2012


Friday, July 27  
8:30 – 8:45 am Media Opportunity (TBC)
12:30 pm Closing News Conference Acadia Ballroom (Lobby level, Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel)

Media are asked to contact Carla Burns with the Government of Nova Scotia (contact information below), should they require assistance with specific services in connection with this meeting.

A meeting of Premiers and National Aboriginal Organization Leaders will be held in the morning on Wednesday, July 25 at the Lunenburg Arms Hotel in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia. Details about this meeting will be issued by the Government of Nova Scotia.

The Council of the Federation is comprised of all 13 provincial and territorial Premiers. It 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.

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Media enquiries may be directed to:

Carla Burns
Director of Communications Support
Communications Nova Scotia
Government of Nova Scotia
(Cell): 902-483-9873
Lindsay de Leeuw
Project Manager
Council of the Federation Secretariat
(Cell): 613-851-5978