The National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls are holding community hearings in Membertou First Nation, N.S. from Oct. 30 – Nov. 1, 2017.
Approximately 40 families have registered to make statements to the national inquiry.
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Maureen Googoo is an award-winning journalist from Indian Brook First Nation (Sipekne'katik) in Nova Scotia. She has worked in news for 30 years for media outlets such as CBC Radio, the Chronicle-Herald and the Aboriginal Peoples Television Network.
Maureen has an arts degree in political science from Saint Mary's University in Halifax, a journalism degree from Ryerson University in Toronto and a Masters degree in journalism from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism in New York City.