Duty to Consult and Accommodate training

Submitted by: Joanne Meyer, MNO Director of Intergovernmental Relations

In November 2014, MNO Consultation Committee members took part in Duty to Consult and Accommodate training. The training was provided by Tracy Campbell with the Calliou Group. Campbell is an expert on Aboriginal negotiations with governments and corporations.

Regions 1, 2, and 3

Region 1,2 and 3

Front row (L-R) Valerie Pelepetz, past President of the MNO Sunset Country Métis Council; Marlene Davidson, President of the MNO Atikokan and Area Métis Council; Cameron Burgess, Region 2 PCMNO Councillor; Glen Lipinski, MNO Consultation and Community Relations Coordinator; Aly Alibhai, MNO Director of Lands, Resources and Consultations; Laure Fournier, MNO Manager of Lands, Resources and Consultations; Marcel Lafrance, Region 3 PCMNO Councillor; Joanne Meyer, MNO Director of Intergovernmental Relations

Back row (L-R) William “Torch” Gordon, President of the MNO Greenstone Métis Council; Joel Henley, President of the MNO Kenora Métis Council; Alain Lefebvre, President of the MNO Timmins Métis Council; Ken Simard, MNO Region 2 Captain of the Hunt; Andy Lefebvre, MNO Mineral Development Coordinator; Liliane Ethier, President of the MNO Temiskaming Métis Council; Kevin Muloin, MNO Consultation Coordinator; Mr. Ethier; Trent Desaulniers, President of the MNO Superior North Shore Métis Council

Regions 6, 8, and 9

The workshop took place on November 29-30 in Toronto. During the training, the Region 8 Protocol was re-signed.

Regions 6, 8 and 9

Front row (L-R) Jerry Clarke, President of the MNO Clear Waters Métis Council; Aly Alibhai, MNO Director of the Lands, Resources and Consultations; Christa Lemelin Chair of the MNO Peterborough and District Wapiti Métis Council; Peter Rivers, Region 9 PCMNO Councillor; Anita Tucker, Region 8 PCMNO Councillor; Kristin Randall, President of the MNO Oshawa Durham Métis Council; and Benny Michaud, President of the MNO Ottawa Region Métis Council

Back row (L-R) Shafic Khouri, MNO Energy Resource Development Analyst; Jennifer Parkinson, President of the MNO Grand River Community Métis Council; Glen Lipinski, MNO Consultation and Community Relations Coordinator; Tera Beaulieu, President of the MNO Toronto and York Region Métis Council; Richard Cuddy, President of the MNO Credit River Métis Council; Tom Thompson, Region 6 PCMNO Councillor; Derrick Pont, President of the MNO Niagara Region Métis Council; and Deidre Thompson, Interim President of the MNO High Land Waters Métis Community Council.

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