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O-Chi-Chak-Ko-Sipi

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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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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O-CHI-CHAK-KO-SIPI Treaty 2 Celebrations Community BBQ

Treaty 2 Territory – Tuesday, August 4, 2020 First Nations Treaty 2 Territory cost shared a community barbeque with OCC FN which was held by Tommy Hunter, OCC Local Nation Helper. Tommy had extended an invitation to FNT2T Staff to participate in the cook-out. I attended on behalf of our Government and took part in …

August 5, 2020

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O-CHI-CHAK-KO-SIPI 2020 Treaty 2 Celebrations Kickoff

TREATY 2 TERRITORY – Monday, August 3, 2020 O-chi-chak-ko-sipi First Nation kicked off their annual Treaty Days celebrations on Monday and Tommy Hunter, OCC Local Nation Helper extended an invitation to Treaty 2 Staff to with assist with other local nation members in judging the event.  I attended the event on behalf of the FNT2T …

August 5, 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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ELECTIONS CANADA (federal election) VOTING MONDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2019 FOR EVACUEES

Accommodations are being prepared so evacuees members can vote at Polling Stations located at the: 1. RBC Convention Centre and 2. University of Winnipeg Transportation is being arranged that can be accommodated outside of the City of Winnipeg as well. At these polling stations there will be specific polling stations with signage for each First …

October 19, 2019

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