Media Advisory Article from  Fisheries and Oceans Canada

The Honourable Hunter Tootoo, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard and Nunavut Premier, the Honourable Peter Taptuna, to make an announcement at the Northern Lights Conference

January 27, 2016

Ottawa, Ontario – The Honourable Hunter Tootoo, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard and Nunavut Premier, the Honourable Peter Taptuna, will address the Northern Lights conference at noon where they will demonstrate support of Canada’s Indigenous seal industry.

Prior to the announcement, Minister Tootoo and Premier Taptuna will be available for a photo opportunity with sealskin seamstresses at the Northern Lights Conference at 11:45 a.m.

Date: January 28, 2016

Time: 11:45 a.m. (photo opportunity, Arts and Crafts Pavilion, 3rd floor seamstresses booth)
12:00 p.m. (speech in Ottawa Salon, Level 2)

Location:    Shaw Centre
55 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, ON
K1N 9J2

- 30 -

Contact Information:

Mike Murphy
Director of Communications
Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and Canadian Coast Guard
613-992-3474

Media Relations
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
613-990-7537
Media.xncr@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

MA-HQ-16-02E

Follow us on Twitter!


Search for related information by keyword

Hon. Hunter Tootoo Fisheries and Oceans Canada Transport Nature and Environment Government and Politics

Date modified: