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BCAFN YOUTH FORUM

March 29 - March 31

Free

The BC Assembly of First Nations (BCAFN) Youth Representatives will be hosting a Youth Forum on March 29-31, 2019 at the Westin Wall Centre, Vancouver Airport, 3099 Corvette Way, in Richmond, BC. The session is intended to bring together BC First Nations Youth to dialogue around priorities and strategic approaches with respect to advocating and advancing the well-being of youth, and to articulate these priorities to the BCAFN Youth Representatives to inform their work throughout the remainder of their tenures.

Agenda available soon.

March 29th, 4:00 – 9:00 pm.             On-Site Registration, Dinner and Meet and Greet
March 30th, 8:30 am to 7:00 pm.      Full Day Dialogue along with on-site Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
March 31st, 8:30 am to 1:00 pm.        Half Day Dialogue along with on-site Breakfast and Lunch

LOCATION – Westin Wall Centre, Vancouver Airport, 3099 Corvette Way Richmond, BC.

FINAL NOTICE

SECOND NOTICE – call for registrations

BCAFN encourages youth delegates (suggested age range 19-29) from each of the (5) First Nations Health Authority Regions to register for this event. There are 40 rooms confirmed for youth from outside of the Richmond/Vancouver area. Delegates will be approved for travel reimbursement on a first come, first serve basis.

First Nations Health Authority Regions

  • Interior (tan)
  • Fraser (blue)
  • Vancouver Coastal (yellow)
  • Vancouver Island (orange)
  • Northern (green)

Travel Arrangements: BCAFN will cover travel costs for the youth delegates (aged 19-29) from each of the (5) First Nations Health Authority Regions to attend this event. Delegates will be approved for travel coverage on a first come, first serve basis. BCAFN will cover and make the travel and two-nights’ accommodation arrangements for registered youth attending the BCAFN Youth Forum, as well as meals and incidentals as per BCAFN travel claim policy.

Youth registrants have to provide the following information for travel and accommodation requirements:

(1) CompletedRegistrationFormincludinglegalnameforflightarrangementsifapplicable;and
(2) Confirmation that they are in possession of valid picture identification for flight and accommodation requirements (Identification CANNOT be expired).

Travel claim forms will be available at the forum for youth to fill out for reimbursement for applicable meals for travel days along with incidentals.

For more information: please visit our website or contact Samantha Seymour, BCAFN Administrative Support Worker by email (samantha.seymour@bcafn.ca) or phone (250.962.1603).

Details

Start:
March 29
End:
March 31
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://bcafn.ca/bcafn-youth-forum-march-29-31-2019/

Organizer

BCAFN
Phone:
1-877-621-1603
Email:
samantha.seymour@bcafn.ca
Website:
www.bcafn.ca

Venue

Westin Wall Centre
3099 Corvette Way
Richmond, BC V6X 4K3 Canada
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Phone:
+1 800-663-9255
Website:
https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/yvrwc-the-westin-wall-centre-vancouver-airport/?scid=bb1a189a-fec3-4d19-a255-54ba596febe2