Nation-Based Sovereign-Based Government

Councils

Ozhaawashko-Binesi Iwke (Mary Houle) has left us to the Spirit World – Grand Council postponed

OFFICE OF The Governing Council and Ogichidaa of Treaty 2 Territory Treaty 2 Territory – With heavy hearts that we announce the loss of our grandmother Ozhaawashko-Binesi Iwke (Mary Houle).  Mary was our Grandmother, founding member of our Grandmother Council and proud member of Kakakwekejeong.  She will join her husband Ozhaawashko-Binesi (Percy Houle)

August 20, 2022

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Adult Singing Contest – August 23, 2022 – DEADLINE August 18

Treaty 2 Territory – The Odaminoang Circle in conjunction with the Grand Council present, Adult Singing Contest, on August 23, 2022. RULES: Must be 18+ Must be a member of one of the 12 Treaty 2 Territory Nations Must not be considered a professional Must be registered (and attend) the Grand Council meeting. Registration for …

August 15, 2022

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Treaty 2 Territory Youth Summer Games Kakakwekejeong at Eagles Island

The Treaty 2 Territory Youth Summer Games is set for August 9 and 10, 2022 in Kakakwekejeong at Eagles Island.  The opening ceremony is set for 12:00 pm on August 9th with Treaty 2’s official drum North Wolf Ojibway, Ogema Wayne Desjarlais and Ogichitaa Cornell McLean welcoming visitors. The games were coordinated by a local …

August 9, 2022

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Knowledge Council steps forward with sovereign law making, leading away from Canada’s efforts of assimilation

Treaty 2 territory – Today the Knowledge Council gathered on the Lake Dauphin lands where Mekis lived at the Vermillion  River between the Turtle River and Valley River. In 1871 during Treaty discussions Mekis knew he had to include statements for his home and his people to assure they were protected. Mekis and the other …

August 3, 2022

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Mino Ombiigii’aa Onankonehkawinan ready for Grand Council – 23/24 August 2022 Kakakwekejeong

Treaty 2 Territory – Our Children, Families and Nation supports Local Nations with the reclamation of our jurisdiction over child and family services and the inherent and treaty rights of our children. The preservation, healing, nurturing and well-being of our children is the best assurance to building a strong and healthy nation. The Territory will

July 28, 2022

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Consultation, accommodate and consent Onankonehkawinan ready for Grand Council – 23/24 August 2022 Kakakwekejeong

Duty to Consult, accommodate and consent for all activities in the territory: The doctrine of the duty to consult and, where appropriate, accommodate Anishinaabe / Ininew (Indigenous) Peoples, was developed by the colonial courts of Canada in order to protect the existing Aboriginal and Treaty rights of Indigenous Peoples, as they are affirmed in the

July 28, 2022

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Onankonehkawin ready for Grand Council – 23/24 August 2022 Kakakwekejeong

Treaty 2 Territory – A nation is run by the government, judicial bodies (Peacemaking), its people, and most importantly by the Onankonehkawin (Constitution). The Onankonehkawin serves as the backbone of our Nation. The Onankonehkawin is the embodiment of fundamental regulations and principles according to which our Nation and its people are supposed

July 28, 2022

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Kakakwekejeong Anishinaabe Nation ready to host the 2022 Grand Council and Treaty Gathering

OFFICE OF The Governing Council and Ogichidaa of Treaty 2 Territory Treaty 2 Territory – The First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory Grand Council and Treaty Gathering has been scheduled for August 23 & 24, 2022 on the Kakakwekejeong Anishinaabe Nation (Ebb and Flow). “We are a very strong Nation that supports our sovereign and …

July 26, 2022

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Treaty 2 and 4 Stand Behind Treaty 8 as Sovereign Treaty Partners

MEDIA RELEASE – JULY 6, 2022 SOVEREIGN / TREATY NATIONS The Treaty 2 and 4 Territory stand behind the Sovereign Nation of Treaty 8 as treaty partners. We acknowledge the unceded territory of the Musqueam Indian Band that we are delivering our statement from. Treaty No. 8, which was entered into on June 21, 1899, …

July 6, 2022

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