Congress of Aboriginal Peoples (CAP) 47th Annual General Assembly

September 27, 2018 (Truro, NS)

The Native Council of Nova Scotia (NCNS), the Self-Governing Authority for Mi’kmaq/ Aboriginal Peoples residing Off-Reserve in present day Nova Scotia, throughout traditional Mi’kmaq Territory of Mi’kma’ki, recently attended the Congress of Aboriginal Peoples (CAP) 47th Annual General Assembly on September 21st and 22nd, 2018 at the Marriott, in Ottawa, Ontario.

 

The NCNS had 9 delegates attend CAP’s Annual General Assembly, including the Chief and President, Lorraine Augustine, a youth representative, an elder representative, and 6 board of directors.

Chief Augustine was ratified to the Board of Directors for CAP to represent the Native Council of Nova Scotia at a National level, to advocate for Indigenous Peoples living Off-Reserve.

 

 

Pictured below is Board of Director, Diann Langley (centre), who is also the Elder Representative for NCNS, and our Youth Representative, Rebecca Thorbourne, (left) participating in the Opening Ceremonies.

Pictured below is Board of Director, Shari Johns (far left) participating in the Congress of Aboriginal Peoples, Annual General Assembly Resolutions Committee.

Pictured below is Board of Director, Michael Hull, participating at the CAP Annual General Assembly.

Pictured below is Chief and President, Lorraine Augustine, participating in the CAP Annual General Assembly.



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