Indigenous and Northern Affairs – November 7, 2017

In Committee from the House of Commons

Indigenous and Northern Affairs – November 7, 2017

The committee proceeds to study wildfires in First Nations communities. Appearing in the first panel are Saskatchewan First Nation Emergency Management’s Richard Kent (commissioner, emergency and protective services) and the Assembly of First Nations’ Peter Beatty (chief, Peter Ballantyne First Nation).

Appearing in the second panel are the Aboriginal Firefighters Association of Canada’s Arnold Lazare (president) and Blaine Wiggins (executive director), and the First Nations Emergency Services Society’s Jeff Eustache (manager, forest fuel management department) and Curtis Dick (fire services officer).