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Nations working together to make our homes safe

Treaty 2 Territory – With a history of house fires in our nations and most nations without firefighting capabilities, it is a problem that has been in our nations for decades. In the nation of Keeseekoowenin this is a similar problem. To start to address this situation, Keeseekoowenin Ojibway Nation and Rolling River First Nation …

February 9, 2021

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Children, Families and Nation Circle developing laws with local nations for our children

Treaty 2 Territory – FNT2T Children, Families & Nation team members are Desiree Dorion (CFN Legal), Derek Nepinak (CFN Policy Keeper) and John Miswagon (CFN Policy Keeper). We started working in December 2020. Our sub-circles main duty is to Draft a Law to assist Treaty 2 Nations with restoring jurisdiction over their children and

February 5, 2021

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FNT2T Regional Offices working with Circle Keepers and Local Nation Helpers in Law/Nation development

Treaty 2 Territory – FNT2T Regional Offices have been busy in January after the seasonal break. The Local Nation Helpers continue to participate in the FNT2T Lodge online training programs. These training sessions are held every Tuesday and Thursdays as part of their governance training. They have completed a 5 day Safety and Hazard training. …

February 5, 2021

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Treaty 2 Member Profile; Kyle Edwards, Journalist & Editor

Treaty 2 Territory – Kyle Edwards is a member of the Ebb and Flow First Nation, and grew up in Lake Manitoba First Nation. Kyle spent his childhood in Lake Manitoba First Nation and Winnipeg, MB. He has spent many years as a hockey player in the Interlake Region and Winnipeg Minor Hockey while attending …

February 2, 2021

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Mother Nature provides winter season activities to enjoy during pandemic

Treaty 2 Territory – During this time of the pandemic and the closures of most recreational facilities a lot of time is being spent indoor with little physical activity involved. During the winter season it is even more difficult to get active. This winter season has also seen an increase in people finding outdoor activities …

February 2, 2021

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Music in Anishinaabe Culture

Treaty 2 Territory – Music is a great way to express yourself. I’ve had the opportunity to perform along side some great entertainers from the other Treaty Territories from the Anishinaabe Nation, including right here in Treaty 2 Territory. Music helps us cope with many things. Some of us write, and compose songs, many of …

January 29, 2021

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FNT2T Regional Offices meet to discuss engagement and nation development

Treaty 2 Territory – Regional Offices Dauphin and Pinaymootang met at the Regional Office in Dauphin Manitoba on January 27, 2021. Workplans and nation engagement were the main topics that were discussed. Local Nation Helpers are collecting information for member input into their local nation constitution (first law). There will be surveys, phone

January 29, 2021

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Health and Wellbeing presented to FNT2T Local Nation Helpers as part of their governance training

Treaty 2 Territory – FNT2T Local Nation Helpers continued with their online training with a presentation on Health and Wellbeing and the development of a Health and Wellbeing Circle in each community. Karen Kejick of FNT2T presented the workplan and how FNT2T Health and Wellbeing Circle will work with all the nations in FNT2T to …

January 26, 2021

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Update from Care and Protection of the Natural World Circle

Treaty 2 Territory – With Covid-19 vaccine arriving into our Local Nations we anticipate their borders will be open for the CPNW to interact with Knowledge Keepers and our users of the natural resources and the land. In anticipation of our Local Nations and its members receiving vaccinations, the CPNW has started acquiring the necessary …

January 25, 2021

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