Senate Forum

Senate Forum on Indigenous Issues Pertaining to Nuclear

September 16, 2016 at 1:30 pm

241 Arts Building (Neatby-Timlin Theatre)

In accordance with the commitment made to Candyce Paul of the Committee for Future Generations, at our April Senate meeting, we invite you to attend a forum hosted by Chancellor Blaine Favel on Indigenous issues pertaining to nuclear.  Please invite anyone you feel would be interested, as this event is open to the public.

The other speakers at the forum will be Victor Fern, Chairperson of the Six River Fund and a former Chief of the Fond Du Lac Denesuline First Nation, Jeremy Whitlock the Manager of Non-proliferation and Safeguards at Chalk River Laboratories and Mark Bigland-Pritchard of the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives.

Each speaker will provide a 10-minute statement followed by a question period facilitated by Toddi Steelman, Executive Director of the School of Environment and Sustainability. We are looking forward to an interesting and informative discussion and hope you can join us.