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Ebb and Flow

The Anishinaabe of Riding Mountain

Treaty 2 Territory- For the Anishinaabe, Turtle Island, also known as North America, was chosen as their homeland by the Creator, Kichi Manitou. It is a common understanding that this has been home since time immemorial. The Anishinaabe have maintained traditional connections to the land and waters, and with Parks Canada work to protect and …

August 5, 2021

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BU Al & Bee Wagner Indigenous Student Transition Program Accepting Applications for 1st Year Students

Treaty 2 Territory – Brandon University and the Indigenous Peoples’ Centre is proud to offer the second cohort of the Al and Bee Wagner Indigenous Student Transition Program in the fall of 2021. The program will focus on offering transitioning support to Indigenous students starting their education at Brandon University under four pillars; academic,

July 2, 2021

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Keeseekoowenin Ojibway Nation to build Migiziwazison Healing Lodge; a Safe Place of Healing and Wellbeing for Women & Children

Treaty 2 Territory  – On June 21, 2021 Keeseekowenin Ojibway Nation shared a press release announcing- Migiziwazison Healing Lodge; an emergency shelter with services for women and children seeking safety from violence. The announcement shared that on June 17th, 2021, Canada announced 12 recipients for construction of emergency on reserve shelters

June 25, 2021

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Peacemaking Law Takes Another Step Towards the Grand Council

Treaty 2 Territory – On June 16, 2021, the Government of First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory presented the completed draft of the Peacemaking Law to the Men’s Council. The Men’s Council, who hold the Peacemaking portfolio, reviewed the Peacemaking Framework and accompanying law. Upon discussion and answer period, the Men’s Council were satisfied

June 17, 2021

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7 Year Old Jase Tacan with roots in Ebb and Flow First Nation, rides with Sioux Valley Unity Riders to honour 104 Children buried near former Brandon Indian Residential School

Treaty 2 Territory – Monday, June 14th was a special but somber day for seven-year-old Jase Tacan. Photographed here, Jase holds his hat to his chest atop his miniature horse Charlie while drummers perform at the former Brandon Indian Residential School site. Jase is a member of the Sioux Valley Dakota Nation; a self governing …

June 15, 2021

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Ebb & Flow First Nation Education Authority Preserves and Brings Life Back to Eagle Island

Treaty 2 Territory – In January of 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared an outbreak;  a Public Health Emergency of International Concern. Two months later, on March 11th, 2020, the world came to a stand still when the WHO declared a Pandemic due to the Covid-19 virus.  Schools across the country closed, and the schools …

June 14, 2021

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FNT2T Children, Families, and Nation Circle & Peacemaking Circle to host Virtual Session Open to ALL members of Treaty 2; ensuring all members have a voice in the process of the Treaty 2 Law Development.

Treaty 2 Territory – Over the past month the Children, Families, and Nation Circle, & Peacemaking Circle have been conducting Virtual Engagement Sessions, with the members in the Treaty 2 Territory, regarding Law development. During the sessions, the members have an opportunity to hear what Treaty 2 is working towards in the Children, Families and

June 7, 2021

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2 students from Ebb & Flow First Nation win Innovation Award at Canada Wide Science Fair

2 students from Ebb & Flow School among 61 bold and inquisitive Canadian students to receive Ted Rogers Innovation Award through Canada’s regional ‘virtual’ STEM fair network Treaty 2 Territory – A total of 61 students across Canada have taken home a $100 cash award as well as receiving recognition and other prizing as part …

May 22, 2021

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Gator Beaulieu’s Journey takes him up Highway Number Six & to top of the charts!

Treaty 2 Territory – Growing up on the Ebb and Flow First Nation, there were few young people who spoke Anishinaabemowin. For the most part, we understood the basics such an numbers, instructions etc. Many understood the language, however I struggled in that area as only one of my parents were fluent and I didn’t …

May 22, 2021

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