Nation-Based Sovereign-Based Government

Natural World

Spring Spawn in Treaty 2 Territory

Treaty 2 Territory – As the ice starts to recede from our waterways we anticipate the arrival of the various Giigoohnag into our tributaries just as our ancestors have for thousands of years. Our members will make the pilgrimage to the various tributaries just to check which species has arrived. Our members will take Namebin …

April 13, 2021

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Care and Protection of the Natural World and Children, Families and Nation – Working together for the people of First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory

Treaty 2 Territory – Care and Protection of the Natural World (CPNW) Circle maintains a GIS system that is growing to meet the requirements of the Government of First Nations in Treaty Two Territory. In order to provide The Children, Families and Nation Circle (CFN) with the tools they require to collect specific demographic data …

April 13, 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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Niigaanidoowaad-Ondaatiziiwin leads the Sovereign Economic Plans and Treaty discussions with Canada

Treaty 2 Territory – Our Governing Council ‘Niigaanidoowaad-Ondaatiziiwin’ leads the Sovereign Economic Plans and Treaty discussions with Minister Seamus O’Regan. Status-Quo Breaking and Forward-Thinking ramped up discussions and sets the direction for the next steps on the Political Circle. On Tuesday 9 February 20021, the Treaty-Crown meeting

February 12, 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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Reclaiming Our Lands Utilizing Technology – What is GIS?:

Treaty 2 Territory – Care and Protection of the Natural World Circle has been busy. With only 2 staff members it can be a significant challenge to represent our Government’s interests when dealing with the many corporate, Provincial and Federal departments and their thousands of staff. One of the tools we use to help us is …

January 13, 2021

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Letter sent to Canada about ReconciliaCtion – Ministers Seamus O’Regan and Jonathan Wilkinson;

Treaty 2 Territory – Our Government of First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory (FNT2T) wrote to you and your Government on September 11th, 2020 with a workplan and budget to support the Care and Protection of The Natural World Circle reconciliaction plan.  In the letter we advised that we are a collective that is advancing …

December 19, 2020

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FNT2T Consultation and Accommodation Protocol

Treaty 2 Territory – The government of First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory identified the year 2020 as the year of the laws and each circle was tasked with developing laws that would govern the territory going forward. Care and Protection of the Natural World developed a Consultation and Accommodation Protocol that would speak too …

December 19, 2020

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Government of Manitoba Fails to Uphold its Honour Again 

Treaty 2 Territory – On September 3rd, Grand Chief Eastman wrote a series of letters to Minister Pederson expressing frustration with the lack of action on numerous files that affect the Treaty 2 territory and its members, specifically Moose Closures, Shared Management mandate letters and the Senior Officials Forum.  On October 23rd,

October 28, 2020

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