The Quebec government has appointed Anne Panasuk, a former Radio-Canada journalist, as a special advisor "to support the families of missing and deceased Indigenous children who were admitted to a health and social services institution."\nAccording to the ministry for Indigenous affairs, Panasuk will "act, among other things, as a support in the relations between the Quebec government and the Indigenous families concerned."\nEditor's Choice: Montreal Ranked In The Top 40 Global Cities For Entrepreneurs — But Toronto Beat Us\n\nTrès heureux d’annoncer l’ajout d’Anne Panasuk à titre de conseillère spéciale pour l’application de la loi 79. Anne pourra ainsi poursuivre le travail entamé en 2015 avec les familles. Bienvenue Anne! pic.twitter.com/LZdVgNUGDO— Ian Lafrenière (@IanLafreniere) June 8, 2021\n\nCiting "new legislation and the establishment of the Family Support Directorate within the Indigenous Affairs Secretariat," Panasuk said "we have the necessary tools to finally answer the questions of families of missing children who have been waiting for too long."\nAt a press conference on Tuesday, Panasuk said she "would like the First Nations and first and foremost the people of Pakua Shipu [...] that they place their trust in this work that I am going to do, which is in fact to help them."\n"That's what we want to do, help families find answers."