Notice of Appointments

BC Assembly of First Nations Annual General Meeting

November 17-18th, 2020

Online via Zoom

 

APPOINTMENTS TO:

A) - JOINT NATIONAL WORKING GROUP ON CHILDREN AND FAMILIES

B) – JORDAN’S PRINCIPLE OPERATIONS COMMITTEE

C) – JORDAN’S PRINCIPLE ACTION TABLE

The BC Assembly of First Nations (BCAFN)will be seeking individuals for appointments to the following National AFN bodies:

Joint National Working Group on Children and Families:

BCAFN will be seeking nominations from the Chiefs-in-Assembly for one (1) political, and one (1) alternate representative to the Joint National Working group to implement the Protocol between Canada and AFN regarding An Act Respecting First Nations, Inuit and Metis children, youth and families.  This will be completed via resolution at the AGM.

Jordan’s Principle Operations Committee:

BCAFN will be seeking nominations from the Chiefs-in-Assembly for one (1) political representative to the Jordan’s Principle Operations Committee.  This will be completed via resolution at the AGM.  Information on this Committee is included in this notice. 

Jordon’s Principle Action Table:

BCAFN will be seeking nominations from the Chiefs-in-Assembly for one (1) political or technical representative to the Jordan’s Principles Action Table.  This will be completed via resolution at the AGM.  Information on this table is included in this notice.

Additional information:

We encourage member delegates to consider and make nominations from the floor at the AGM on November 17, 2020.  If nominations are not made or if nominees do not accept the nomination, the Regional Chief and BCAFN Board of Directors will jointly appoint member delegates or external technical expertise as required to sit on these bodies per Article 9 of the BCAFN Governance Manual.

If there are any questions, please let contact Maureen Buchan, Senior Policy Advisor

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