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Keeseekoowenin

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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Boys with Braids from Keeseekoowenin Ojibway Nation

Treaty 2 Territory-  July 1st has never really had a lot of significance for me. I spent the day at my laptop scrolling through news sites, Facebook, and Twitter reading the multitude of posts around #CancelCanadaDay. I read posts, blogs, and stories from Vancouver, BC to Halifax, NS. I came across a photo that I …

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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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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Keeseekoowenin’s 9 year old Jazzlyn Korosil-Lacquette making strides in pursuit of her dreams!

Treaty 2 Territory – It’s a mild January evening in 2021. Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic, many of the facilities in our Nations are closed, including the local rink. It’s going to take more than that to stop little nine year old Jazzlyn Korosil-Lacquette from skating and shooting pucks. So, she laces up her skates, …

January 19, 2021

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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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Keeseekoowenin School Land-Based Instruction by Larry Blackbird

Treaty 2 Territory – A beautiful video of Larry Blackbird and students from the Keeseekoowenin(Riding Mountain) Elementary School.  Larry is know for his vast experience and knowledge of land.  Thumbs up to MFNERC – First Nations School System for putting this wonderful video together of the members from Keeseekoowenin – Treaty 2

March 25, 2020

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