Friendship Flotilla pairing of cops and Indigenous youth for trip up river will continue

 

The Friendship Flotilla is a simple idea – you stick police officers and Indigenous youth in canoes and from that comes a better understanding of each other is the result.

People in Ottawa were lamenting the fact that this year’s edition of the flotilla.

But by the looks of it, there will be the 19th edition of the trip next year.

Executive Producer / Ottawa

Todd Lamirande is a member of the Métis Nation. He’s the Host/Producer of APTN’s political show, Nation to Nation. Todd first joined APTN in 2000 as a video journalist. He then anchored APTN National News for 2 years and moved on to host APTN Investigates for 5 seasons.