Nation-Based Sovereign-Based Government

Health and Wellbeing

Ogiimaa Derek Nepinak & Pine Creek First Nation host well attended Men’s Gathering

Treaty 2 Territory – Aniin, Tansi; John Miswagon here. CFN Policy Keeper with First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory. I had the honour and privilege to attend Pine Creek  First Nation’s Summer Men’s Gathering. Throughout the 3 days, the average attendance was 30 -44 participants per day. The attendees came from Pine Creek, Duck Bay, …

September 21, 2021

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Stellar Fastball Tournament hosted by Skownan Giants – Native Legends take home Championship Title!

Treaty 2 Territory – The 2nd Annual SKO Giants Fastball Tournament was held in Dauphin over the weekend on September 11th & 12th.  All teams played their absolute best resulting in all the games being very were close. With such tight scores, the annual tournament could have been anyone’s tournament.   Taking home the Championship

September 14, 2021

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Commemorating loved ones on International Overdose Awareness Day

Commemorating loved ones on International Overdose Awareness Day Treaty 2 Territory – Today is International Overdose Awareness Day which was initiated in 2001 by Sally J Finn at The Salvation Army in St Kilda, Melbourne and is coordinated by the not-for-profit Australian public health organization Penington Institute. First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory

August 31, 2021

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Reflecting on the 150 Commemoration of Treaty 2 and Mino-Bimaadiziiwin

Treaty 2 Territory – It was a privilege for me as the Health and Wellbeing Keeper to spend four days in the traditional territory of Treaty 2 at Riding Mountain from August 19 -23rd. It was a bittersweet moment in time to be a part of the Treaty 2 commemoration event. It was a time …

August 30, 2021

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Logo Ceremony & Blessing for Children, Families and Nation

Treaty 2 Territory – On August 24th the Children, Families and Nation (CFN), Earth Lodge, and Lead Keepers of Treaty 2 held a ceremony to bless and honor the CFN logo which was completed by Royce Catagas Jr. from Tootinaowaziibeeng. Allen Sutherland, Waabishki Mazinazoot Mishtaatim (White Spotted Horse) blessed the CFN logo and the very …

August 30, 2021

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Keepers of Health and Wellbeing and Children, Families and Nation meet with Pinaymootang Anishinaabe Nation’s Health Director

August 16, 2021 Treaty 2 Territory – On August 11, during Pinaymootang Anishinaabe Nations’ Treaty celebrations, the Health and Wellbeing and Children, Families and Nation Keepers were honoured to meet and visit with Gwen Traverse, Health Director and also co-chair of the First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory (FNT2T) Ikwewak (Women’s Council). Ms.

August 16, 2021

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The Health and Wellbeing Keeper shares questions and answers on the important work ahead for the Mino-Bimadiiziwin Law Development process.

Treaty 2 Territory – The Health and Wellbeing  Circle Keeper has been working to help develop a foundation to determine what health and wellbeing means for Treaty 2 Territory and identify what a law process could look like.  The following questions and answers have been created incorporating feedback received from the Women’s Council, Earth Lodge,

August 13, 2021

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Exciting work continues in developing a process for a Treaty 2 Territory Mino Bimaadiziiwn Ancestral Law for Health and Wellbeing

July 6, 2021 Treaty 2 Territory – There has been exciting work and activities undertaken within the First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory, Health and Wellbeing Circle.  This includes developing strategic documents, an opportunity to speak with the Women’s Council and beginning to dialogue with the 11 Local Nation Health Directors. This important work

July 6, 2021

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Pinaymootang’s Lana Racette shares blog highlighting Camp Mino-Ayaawin Wellness Camp

Treaty 2 Territory – The following post was shared on the Pinaymootang First Nation Facebook Page by Executive Office Assistant, Lana Racette. Miigwech Lana for sharing an update on Camp-Mino-Ayaawin, and for the updated photos.  Pinaymootang Anishinaabe Nation – Treaty 2 Territory, July 1, 2021 While the rest of Canadians are celebrating

July 3, 2021

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