AFN Regional Chief Bill Erasmus (NWT), Elder Phyllis Googoo, Hon Catherine McKenna (Minister of Environment and Climate Change Canada), AFN Regional Chief Isadore Day (Ont) – presenting Minister McKenna with an APC stained glass feather
Welcome to the official website for Atlantic Policy Congress (APC) of First Nations Chiefs Secretariat.
We are a Policy Research and Advocacy Secretariat for 32 Chiefs (of Mi'kmaq, Maliseet, Innu, and Passamaquoddy), Nations, and Communities in Atlantic Canada, Quebec, and Maine.
On July 10, 2017, the Atlantic Policy Congress of First Nations Chiefs Secretariat (APC) held a breakfast meeting at Dalhousie University to discuss the First Nations Clean Water Initiative -Atlantic Region (FNCWI-AR) that aims to ensure safe drinking water for First Nations communities now, and for generations to come.
The Atlantic Policy Congress of First Nations Chiefs (APC) recently celebrated its 25th anniversary at a gathering on June 28th, 2017 that welcomed employees, Indigenous entrepreneurs, government officials, as well as business and academic partners. To mark this historic milestone APC and its long-standing partner, Ulnooweg Development Group, signed an official Memorandum of Understanding (MOU).
This preliminary report discusses corporate structuring options for the perspective Atlantic First Nations Water Authority. The contents were presented at a facilitated session on May 24th, 2017. APC is welcoming your comments on this report. If you would like to share your ideas, please contact James MacKinnon at (902)-435-8021 or James.MacKinnon@apcfnc.ca
The document was developed for APC by Halifax Water in partnership Accelerator Inc.