Nation-Based Sovereign-Based Government

Regional Office meets with Ochichakosipi leadership to continue engagement and nation development

Treaty 2 Territory – Regional Office Dauphin met with Ochichakosipi leadership and Local Nation Helper Louie (Tommy) Hunter in Ochichakosipi First Nation on March 3, 2021. This meeting was to give an update to chief and council on the progress and engagement of Ochichakosipi members in developing/ratifying the local constitution for Ochichakosipi. Due to

March 4, 2021

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FNT2T Local Nation Helpers meet to discuss law development and engagement

Treaty 2 Territory – On March 2, 2021, the FNT2T Local Nation Helpers met at the conference centre in Pinaymootang Nation to discuss law development and nation engagement. Local Nation Helpers gave updates on the law development and engagement of the members in developing each nation’s constitution (first law). Engagement continues in each nation

March 3, 2021

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Young hockey player chasing hockey dream in Treaty 2 Territory

Treaty 2 Territory – This week I had a chance to talk with Hayden Lacquette, he was out skating with his friends enjoying his favorite sport hockey. Hayden is a 17year old hockey player from the community of Mallard with family ties to Keeseekoowenin Ojibway Nation. Hayden just completed a shorten season with the Parkland …

March 3, 2021

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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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