Everything was set for the transition of Chief Commissioner from Sophie Pierre to George Abbott on April 1st. As per the agreement between the parties, all three parties agreed that George Abbot was to be the new Chief Commissioner.
The long awaited Round Table on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women happened yesterday. Dialogue was to have begun and some concrete action was to be arrived at. There was hope and anticipation that maybe this time, solutions could be formulated.
As on the provincial front, federal issues continued to plague First Nation/governmental relations in 2014. 2015 promises to be no better unless Harper and his Conservative government are voted out or there is a drastic change in how the Federal government works with Firs