Council of the Federation to Meet in Vancouver on July 20-22, 2011

Media are asked to contact Nina Chiarelli with the Government of British Columbia (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 afternoon on Wednesday, July 20 at the Fairmont Pacific Rim Hotel in Vancouver. Details about this meeting will be issued by the Government of British Columbia.

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:

Nina Chiarelli
Communications Director
Intergovernmental Relations Secretariat
Government of British Columbia
250-387-0793
nina.chiarelli@gov.bc.ca
Lindsay de Leeuw
Project Manager
Council of the Federation Secretariat
613-563-4066
lindsay@councilofthefederation.ca