Nation-Based Sovereign-Based Government

Health and Wellbeing

Government of First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory Recognize Gwen Traverse, Pinaymootang First Nation Director of Health

Treaty 2 Territory – It was close to 18 months ago since the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the outbreak a Public Health Emergency of International Concern. The world came to stand still when the WHO declared a Pandemic on the 11th of March, 2020 due to the Covid-19 virus.  For the past year and …

June 11, 2021

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Pinaymootang First Nation Congratulate Dr. Kyle Zachary Hall

Treaty 2 Territory – Pinaymootang First Nation Chief Garnet Woodhouse & Council took time this week to honour and congratulate their very own Dr. Kyle Zachary Hall. After 7 years of determination and hard work, Kyle graduated from  Max Rady College of Medicine at the University of Manitoba and is destined to begin his work …

June 11, 2021

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Health and Wellbeing Circle Update – Mino Bimaadiziiwin ancestral law development process continues

Treaty 2 Territory – During the last few weeks the Health and Wellbeing Circle Lead Keeper has been busy working internally to draft strategic documents to plan the important work ahead for a process to develop a Mino Bimaadiziiwin  “good life” Law in Treaty 2 territory.   Some of the work activities so far includes: Working …

June 7, 2021

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Wellness Camp under way for Pinaymootang First Nation – Camp Mino-Ayaawin

Treaty 2 Territory – In partnership with local networks Pinaymootang First Nation are nearing its final phases of establishing its Wellness Camp in the Nation for Children and Families. This area holds many memories and is referred to as Camp Mino-Ayaawin which has been planned since 2020. Pinaymootang First Nation Director of Health Gwen Traverse

June 1, 2021

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Team Canada U18 Gold Medalist to join FNT2T Virtual Youth Circle this Thursday!

Calling ALL Youth in the Treaty 2 Territory! Guess who’s back & fresh off the plane after winning GOLD at the U18 World Hockey Championship and JOINING US right here in Treaty 2 Territory on June 3rd? Conner Roulette will be our Guest Speaker during our next Virtual Youth Circle this upcoming Thursday!  You’re invited …

June 1, 2021

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Waiting for Justice: MMIWGS

Waiting for Justice The work of the MMIWG National Inquiry ended June 4, 2019 with the release of the final report, “Reclaiming Power and Place: The Final Report of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls”. The report includes 231 Calls for Justice for all levels of governments, organizations, and partners …

May 31, 2021

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Beyond Red Dress Day in FNT2T

Treaty 2 Territory – May 5th was The National Day of Awareness for MMIWGT, often known as Red Dress Day. The Red Dress as a symbol for MMIWGT was initiated in 2010, when artist Jaime Black created an art series called The REDress Project to highlight violence against Indigenous women. Since that time, red dresses …

May 20, 2021

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FNT2T Life Long Learning: Draft Law & The Seven Sacred Teachings

Treaty 2 Territory – Prior to arrival of the current LLL Keeper at FNT2T, a Territorial Education Law (Act) was drafted by FNT2T leaders and councils. The amazing work of the FNT2T Peacekeeping Circle in centering Anishinaabek teachings as law has inspired other FNT2T Circles to do the same, including Life Long Learning. LLL has drafted a …

May 18, 2021

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Ebb and Flow First Nation congratulates 16 members on completion of Child Development Diplomas

Treaty 2 Territory – Learning online, and having limited interaction with classmates and instructors can come with several challenges; it didn’t however stop a cohort of 16 members of the Ebb and Flow First Nation from attaining their Child Development Diplomas. Due to the Pandemic restrictions, the group  (many who work with the Jordan’s

May 14, 2021

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