- March 29, 2023
- Posted by: Catherine Keill
- Category: Uncategorized
Edmonton, March 29th, 2023 – Today, the Metis Settlements General Council (MSGC) signed a new
Protocol Agreement and a new Policing Agreement with the Government of Alberta.
The Protocol Agreement commits the MSGC and the Government of Alberta to working together to
enhance the long-term sustainability of the Settlements’ social, economic, and cultural objectives.
The Policing Agreement provides funding for the 8 Settlements to increase safety and security
across all of our communities.
“We are very proud of the work our Executive and Settlement Council leaders have done over many
months to achieve today’s agreements,” stated Dave Lamouche, MSGC President. “The unique
relationship that MSGC and our Settlements have in Alberta today – the protection of our land, the
celebration of our culture, and the betterment of our people – has been built up over generations of
leaders in our Settlement history. Today’s agreements help to ensure our future. We look forward to
our continued work together.”
Please see the full media release here.