Nation-Based Sovereign-Based Government


Treaty 2 Government Keeper and Helpers honoured to Walk with Survivors

Treaty 1 Territory – Thursday marked the inaugural National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, which was created this spring in response to one of the 94 calls to action put forward by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission that documented atrocities committed against our First Nations, Métis and Inuit children in government-funded, church-run

October 2, 2021

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Empowering Woman and Reclaiming Our Voices

Treaty 2 Territory, on September 22, 2021, I presented at the “Reclaiming Our Voices Woman’s Gathering” in Waywayseecappo First Nation. It was such as beautiful event as I could feel the power of the women under that white tent. Before I presented, I had the opportunity to hear a story from a residential school survivor. …

September 23, 2021

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Peacemaking Makes its International Debut at TEDX

Treaty 2 Territory- On September 19, 2020, the Peacemaking Keeper, Chantell Barker, introduced Peacemaking to the world via a Ted talk in Fredericton, New Brunswick. TEDX is a non-profit organization devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading around the world. TEDX started as a four-day conference in California 30 years ago and has grown to support its …

September 21, 2021

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Peacemaking Resonates with Kawacatoose First Nation at Treaty Governance Meeting

Treaty 2 Territory- Last week the Keepers of First Nations in the Treaty 2 Territory (FNT2T) met with the leaders and technical people of Kawacatoose First Nation. The meeting between the two Nations was held in Brokenhead First Nation. Kawacatoose First Nation people invited FNT2T to present on governance and the different Circles, including Peacemaking.

September 9, 2021

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MMIWGT Sub-Circle Meeting & Expansion

Treaty 2 – Nearly one year ago, on September 3, 2020, the Government of FNT2T Restorative Peacemaking resolution was passed. This resolution confirms FNT2T’s commitment to support the 2380 family testimonies and the 231 Calls to Justice from the Reclaiming Power and Place: The Final Report of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous

September 7, 2021

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Peacemaking Presents at 150 Commemoration of Treaty 2

Treaty 2 Territory- On August 20, 2021, the Peacemaking team presented the Peacemaking model at the Treaty 2- 150 Commemoration at the Sharing Lodge in Wasagaming, MB. The Treaty 2-150 Commemoration audience consisted of Treaty Commissioners, Leadership, and the people from the Nation. The Peacemaking Keeper presented the vision, the peacemaking model, and

August 31, 2021

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The Peacemaking Onankonehkawinin to be presented to the Grand Council on August 24/25, 2021

The Peacemaking Onankonehkawin will be heading to the Grand Council this August 25,26th, 2021. Local Nation Members in the Treaty 2 Territory will have the opportunity to vote on the Peacemaking law. This Peacemaking Onankonehkawin will allow FNT2T to negotiate with Canada to create a Peacemaking System that will replace the current justice system in

July 28, 2021

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Peacemaking in the Treaty 2 Territory

Treaty 2 Territory- Peacemaking means maintaining Mino-Bimaadiziwin in the Nation by restoring peace, balance, harmony, and natural order. To accomplish this, the Treaty 2 Government in collaboration with the T2 Local Nations, will be implement a Peacemaking System what will replace the current Justice System. Peacemaking includes the Seven Circles of

July 23, 2021

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The Ahjijawk is Peacemaking’s Appeals Circle

Treaty 2 Territory – The Ahjijawk Circle, which is the last circle of Peacemaking, will oversee appeals from the Crane Circle. The Ahjijawk Circle will be home of the Grandmother’s Circle. The Grandmother’s will restore their role as the final decision maker of the Nation. In addition, they will give advice to the Turtle Circle on …

July 23, 2021

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