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FNT2T Health and Wellbeing, and our Natural Law

Treaty 2 Territory – There has been a lot of focus, work and learning this week and last week as the FNT2T Health and Wellbeing Keeper started orientation and transitioning into this important role to support the Circle.   In the near future, the goal is to support and assist the development of Mino Bimaadiziiwin (The …

April 16, 2021

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Knowledge Council supportive of a healing circle process

Treaty 2 Territory – On April 14, 2021, the FNT2T Knowledge Council met with the First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory Government Keepers. The Peacemaking Keeper presented an update on Peacemaking, the Onankonehkawin Law, and a FNT2T Circle (Court) process. The Peacemaking Keeper introduced the possibility of having a court system in the territory that

April 16, 2021

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Five Years Later: Reviewing the TRC’s 94 Calls to Action

Treaty 2 Territory – Canada’s relationship with its Indigenous people has suffered as a result of both the Residential School System and the lack of understanding of the historical and current impact of those schools.  Healing and repairing that relationship requires education, awareness and increased understanding of the legacy and the impacts

April 13, 2021

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FNT2T and Falconers Meet on Peacekeeping and the Future of Policing

Treaty 2 Territory – On Friday, April 9, 2021, the First Nations in the Treaty 2 Territory (FNT2T) Government hosted a meeting with Falconers LLP to discuss Policing issues and possibilities for Peacekeeping in Treaty 2 territory. FNT2T presented the Peacemaking vision and framework. Falconers presented a snapshot on what other nations are doing

April 9, 2021

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Child Family Nation and Peacekeeping Circle organizing for nation engagement

Treaty 2 Territory – The Child and Family Nation engagement team, along with the Peacekeeping Circle met at the FNT2T sub office in Swan Lake First Nation. The main topic of discussion was engagement in local nations. The CFN circle is setting up engagement sessions in each nation to gather input from local nation members …

April 9, 2021

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FNT2T Continues Talks with Canada on Peacemaking and the Inherent Right to Govern

On April 6, 2021, the Treaty 2 Territory (FNT2T) government continued talks with Canada regarding Peacemaking, the Peacemaking Work Plan 2021-2022, and Canada’s recognition of First Nation’s Inherent right to govern. FNT2T provided an update on the progress to date including new team members. The work plan was presented for the upcoming year which

April 7, 2021

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Sovereign Administration Through Our Circles

Treaty 2 Territory – This past year has been very difficult due to Covid-19; however, productive for the Government of FNT2T in practicing sovereign administration.  Two Governing Councils highlights the year. Summer Session – 3 September 2020 and Winter Session – 11 February 2021 gave further mandates to both governmental and administration

April 7, 2021

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FNT2T continues Circle talks with Canada on Peacemaking and Administration of Justice

Treaty 2 Territory – On 23 March 2021, First Nations in the Treaty 2 Territory (FNT2T) continued dialogue with Canada regarding Peacemaking and the Administration of Justice agreement. As a few months passed since the last meeting, FN2T2 presented to Canada the progress made in regards to creating a Peacemaking system model, the Peacemaking Governing

March 23, 2021

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The ‘Inherent-Voice’ of the Anishinaabe-Ikwewaag Leads the Direction in our Nation’s Children, Family and Nation Inakonigewin

Treaty 2 Territory – On Wednesday, 21 January 2021, the Anishinaabe-ikwewaag Council met to discuss priorities and reaffirmed their commitment to lead the Nation forward and breathe life into a more sovereign and inherent path for our sacred Abinoonjiiwaag. As Anishinaabe-ikwewaag our governing duties are legally binding to Mother Earth Laws. As part

January 22, 2021

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