Nation-Based Sovereign-Based Government

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No Fertile Soil set aside and protected is breech of treaty – Letter to Canada

Treaty 2 Territory – Letter to Canada, Minister Bennett. We appreciate the process of the Recognition of Indigenous Rights and Self Determination Discussion Tables (RIRSD) to resolve issues between Canada and the Government of First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory (FNT2T). We found that the central issue of the Treaty not being implemented properly and

October 6, 2020

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Action needed for reconciliation after Canada’s Throne Speech

Treaty 2 Territory – The First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory continue to eye what its neighbour and treaty partner the Crown, represented by Canada, continues to do within its Government. Grand Chief Eugene Eastman has been very busy supporting the Government of FNT2T’s mandate to implement a ‘reconciliaction’ plan because action, not just words,

September 26, 2020

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Hunter Education Training for FNT2T Members

Treaty 2 Territory – The Manitoba Wildlife Federation and FNT2T will be delivering a training program through the Life Long Learning to certify FNT2T members to deliver the Hunter Education Training program within their Local Nations. This will be a two day training session, the first day will focus on Anishinaabe traditions and Natural Laws …

August 19, 2020

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Congratulations Fisher River Cree Nation: Solar Farm Generates Power

Treaty 2 Territory – April 17, 2020, The First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory would like to congratulate Fisher River Cree Nation on the development of their solar farm in their Nation which now generates power. Grand Chief Eugene Eastman wishes Chief David Crate and Council all the best in this initiative and innovative vision! …

April 17, 2020

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COVID-19: Accessing Funding Supports

Treaty 2 Territory – On Wednesday March 18th, 2020, the Trudeau government announced it is spending $305 million to help Indigenous communities deal with the COVID-19 pandemic. Each First Nation will receive a given amount of funds from the $305 million with out having to apply. The funds will flow directly to each First Nation …

April 9, 2020

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First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory acknowledged at the 2020 Manitoba Highschool AA Hockey Championships

Treaty 2 Territory – Communications Keeper Ray Mousseau and FNT2T Lead Keeper Boh Kubrakovich were invited to the 2020 Manitoba Highschool AA Championships in Rivers on Thursday, March 12th. The opening ceremonies was presented to spectators and fans, with 6 hockey teams and organizers. Bruce Helgeson invited and acknowledged the event taking place in

March 17, 2020

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Chief Catcheway issues a statement to the Dauphin Regional Health Centre and Parkland Regional Health Authority

Treaty 2 Territory – The Dauphin Regional Health Centre has turned away members of Skownan First Nation, members who are between the ages of 5 years old to 13 years old. The members displayed flu symptoms are were sent away. Chief Cameron Catcheway released a statement in response to PRHA on the members who turned …

March 14, 2020

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First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory Chiefs at the Dauphin Correctional Centre Closure Rally

Treaty 2 Territory – Grand Chief Eugene Eastman, Chief Cameron Catcheway and Chief Barry McKay attended the MGEU March & Rally in Dauphin to show support on the members of the First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory on Tuesday, February 4th, 2020. Grand Chief Eastman welcomed the crowd to the Treaty 2 Territory and the …

February 4, 2020

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Media Release: Dauphin Correctional Centre Closure

Treaty 2 Territory – The Anishinaabe peoples have occupied these territories since time immemorial. They had their own justice system prior to colonial systems being imposed. The Government of First Nations of Treaty 2 Territory (FNT2T) are taken aback that the Government of Manitoba made a decision regarding the closure of the Dauphin Correctional

February 4, 2020

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