Elder chosen to attend RHS conference!

February 27, 2018

The IDGP team has selected a successful candidate for attending the RHS 20th Anniversary Conference held in Ottawa March 13-14, 2018.

Elder Valerian Marshall of Potlotek and his support person, Cecelia Marshall, will be joining UNSI staff in attending the Regional Health Survey (RHS) Conference. Research methods and data collection tools from each region across Canada will be presented at RHS.

Mr. Valerian Marshall also attended the first annual Revival of Customary Governance Practices Exercise on Alick Island in Potlotek First Nation with the Unama’ki Chiefs and honorary dignitaries in October 2017.

The Union of Nova Scotia Indians and First Nations Information Governance and Data Projects program congratulates Mr. Valerian Marshall and wish him and his wife a safe journey to Ottawa!