Nation-Based Sovereign-Based Government

Law Making

Peguis First Nation hosts Ceremony Honouring Children, Families and Nation Act

January 25, 2022 Treaty 2 Territory – January, 2022 marks one year since the Peguis First Nation declared their intentions to enact a Child, Family, and Nation Law that will see Peguis granted jurisdiction to its members across Canada. Bill C-92, (an act respecting First Nations, Inuit and Metis children, youth and families) allowed for …

January 25, 2022

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Treaty 2 Government Regional Helpers begin process to Draft Membership & Election Laws

January 19, 2021  Treaty 2 – Boozhoo. The Regional Office Nation Helpers, Dakota Marsden, and Diane Sinclair along with our Governance Keeper, Merv Sinclair will be continuing the work to draft the Election and Membership Laws for our local Nations that are a part of Anishinaabe Agowidiiwinan in Treaty 2 Territory. There is a lot …

January 20, 2022

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Children, Families, and Nation; Restoring Jurisdiction

Treaty 2 Territory- The MINO OMBIGII”AA Law, has its roots in Sacred Law that has been kept by our people and does not change (not to compromise).  Sacred Law comes from the Creator through an ancient law-making process.  It is all that is bestowed upon us as traditional stewards of the lands, resources and all living things.  The bestowment

January 20, 2022

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Treaty 2 Knowledge Council Meets to Discuss Governance & Onankonehkawinin

Treaty 2 Territory – Today in the beautiful Nation of Pinaymootang, our Knowledge Council came together for their monthly Council Meeting. While some council members joined online, the agenda visited a number of items including some of the important issues for our Nations, territory and government. Many of the resolutions that were passed by the

December 8, 2021

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Government of FNT2T attends Mineral Convention with message that Onankonehkawin Ratified and will be enforced to Protect Mother Earth

Treaty 2 Territory – Yesterday, Ogema David LeDoux , Gambler Anishinaabe along with Lead Keeper, Boh Kubrakovich and Internal/External Keeper, Scott Lynxleg attend the  Central Canada Mineral Exploration Convention (CCMEC ) to mingle with the industry who has been taking the minerals from the Treaty 2 Territory for many years without compensation.

November 26, 2021

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Peacemaking Training: Opportunity & Foundation for Implementation

Treaty 2 – On November 18, 2021, The Peacemaking Onankonehkawinin Resolution was passed by the FNT2T Governing Council. This is an exciting time for Treaty 2 member because we will now focus on operationalizing the Peacemaking system throughout the territory. This means we will begin working with each of the nations to develop the Peacemaking …

November 26, 2021

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Treaty 2 Government of FNT2T and Little Saskatchewan First Nation meet to discuss Onankonehkawinin

Treaty 2 Territory – November 19th, 2021 was an extremely busy day for our Anishinaabe Agowidiiwinan  – Treaty 2 / Government of FNT2T as we sat with Dauphin River First Nation Leadership to discuss our Peacemaking Onankonehkawinin (Peacemaking Law) and Mino Ombigii’aa Onankonehkawinin (Children, Families and Nation Law) and the most recent

November 25, 2021

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Peacemaking Onankonehkawan Gets Passed by Governing Council

Treaty 2 Territory- On November 18, 2021, the Governing Council gathered to discuss the Treaty 2 Territory and government. There was discussion on unity and moving forward as a government. There were several resolutions passed including the Peacemaking Onankonehkawin. The Peacemaking Keeper provided the final draft of the Peacemaking Onankonehkawin, an

November 22, 2021

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Peacemaking is More Than Justice, It’s Our Legal System

Treaty 2 Territory- On October 27, 2021, the Peacemaking Keeper met with the Knowledge Council and expressed that Peacemaking is more than a criminal justice system, but a legal system.   As First Nations in the Treaty 2 Territory (FNT2T) assert sovereignty and create their own laws, it is important to have a Peacemaking legal …

November 2, 2021

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