Nation-Based Sovereign-Based Government

February, 2021 Archive

FNT2T nations and organizations wear “Pink Shirts” in support of anti-bullying in the Treaty 2 Territory

Treaty 2 Territory – Wednesday February 24th was a day of awareness in the Treaty 2 Territory. This day was known as “Pink Shirt Day” an awareness day of anti-bullying and stopping it in our nations. Throughout the treaty 2 territory many nations wore pink shirts in support and awareness against bullying in our nations. …

February 27, 2021

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Government of FNT2T establishes a Territorial Peacemaking Circle

Treaty 2 Territory – A peacemaking system based on the Anishinaabe system within the First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory is a better alternative than recently proposed legislation by the Government of Canada says Chantell Barker, Peacemaking Keeper for First Nations in Treaty Two territory.  “Within Manitoba and Treaty 2 territory Indigenous people

February 25, 2021

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Ochichakosipi preparing for “Pink Shirt Day” in Treaty 2 Territory

Treaty 2 Territory – Ochichakosipi will be bringing awareness to “Pink Shirt Day” on Wednesday February 24, 2021 National “anti-bullying” Day. Local Nation Helper Tommy Hunter along with OCC health staff are sorting and preparing the hoodies and t-shirts to be given out to staff to be worn to support “Pink Shirt Day” to raise

February 23, 2021

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Dibishkoo Nide Niniijaanis program building ice skating opportunity for youth of Tootinaowaziibeeng

Treaty 2 Territory – The children and members of Tootinaowaziibeeng Treaty Reserve can soon enjoy a family skate on the completion of an outdoor skating ice surface sponsored and built by the staff of the Dibishkoo Nide Niniijaanis program (Jordan’s Principle). With the support of the Health Program, the outdoor skating surface should be completed

February 19, 2021

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Ininiiwag (Men) Council protect bundle of rights agenda –“Peacemaking, Children Families & Nation and Governmental Developments”

Treaty 2 Territory – The Men’s Council met Thursday 18 February 2021 to have key discussions on peacemaking, governmental progress, treasury and administration and Children, Families and Nation law development. The Men’s Council received a mandate from the Grand Council to formulate action plans in peacemaking – The nation-based process, engagement

February 19, 2021

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Government of FNT2T reclaiming jurisdiction; an inherent jurisdiction that was never surrendered

Treaty 2 Territory – The interests of the child are not held paramount in previous examples of state run Child & Family services. This has to change. The inherent rights of the child, as opposed to the ‘interests’ of the Child become paramount in the contemplation of the development of the law. This means looking …

February 18, 2021

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The CPNW Circle met to strategize and prioritize issues that affect our territory

Treaty 2 Territory – As with any other government, COVID 19 severely hampered our ability to fulfill and complete our 2019-2020 workplan and mandate. The safety of our nations especially our Elders and Knowledge Keepers was and is paramount. Although we lost Elders and Knowledge Keepers during the pandemic, precautionary measures put in place by

February 18, 2021

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FNT2T working with Gambler leadership in developing economic development zone

Treaty 2 Territory – Gambler Nation is moving forward with their economic development zone in Brandon, Treaty 2 Territory on 18 th North. Construction has begun on the office development and gas bar. This is phase 1 of the development for Gambler. Currently Gambler is looking for potential tenants in the new and upcoming office …

February 17, 2021

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Treasury and Administration Law will assist in the Reclamation of the Anishinaabe Territory

Treaty 2 Territory – Government of FNT2T has passed a Treasury and Administration Law that provides the foundation for the Government of FNT2T to negotiate and enter into International Bilateral Agreements with other Nations or Countries. This provides a solid foundation that support the Treasury and Administration Financial Processes and Procedures that

February 17, 2021

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