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The treaty we have with England and Ireland in which Canada is responsible for now must be respected

Treaty 2 Territory – On Thursday 6 May, 2021 Grand Chief Eugene Eastman responded to Canada’s Minister of Environment and Climate Change letter that was written in response from an original letter 11 December 2020 to Canada. “We suggest you reply with a more reconciliaction meaningful approach.  Your response has no meaningful relationship

May 7, 2021

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Manitoba Government Renaming Wildlife Management Areas in our Territory without us

Treaty 2 Territory – The Manitoba Conservative government has, yet again, made a move that attempts to erase the Anishinaabe presence and further disrespects the inherent rights of the Anishinaabek in Manitoba. In a news release dated April 26th, 2021, the province announced it will name 8 wildlife management areas after “prominent Manitobans.” To

May 7, 2021

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Engaging with our Local Nations in the Treaty 2 Territory-Children, Families and Nation Circle and Peacemaking Circle

 Treaty 2 Territory – The Children, Families and Nation Circle along with our Peacemaking Circle has been working towards engaging virtually with our Local Nation Membership. To date, we have met with members from Ebb and Flow First Nation and Dauphin River First Nation. The Virtual Sessions took place via Zoom and were a great …

May 6, 2021

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Senator Sol Sanderson Educates Canada on Peacemaking and 500 Years of Policy Making

Treaty 2 Territory – On May 4, 2021, First Nations in the Treaty 2 Government met with Canada to discuss Peacemaking and had the honour to hear a presentation by Sol Sanderson. Senator Sanderson presented on 500 years of Canadian policies and a solution for Canada on ways to implement Peacemaking Onankonehkawin Law and the …

May 5, 2021

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FNT2T remember MMIWG in the treaty 2 territory

Treaty 2 Territory – I was in the nation of Tootinoawaziibeeng on Tuesday May 04,2021 to distribute and meet with some of the staff of Chief Clifford Lynxleg Anishanabe School. FNT2T gave red beaded dress pins to the staff to bring awareness to the MMIWG and the day of May 5, 2021, which is recognized …

May 5, 2021

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May 5th is National Day of Awareness to Commemorate Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls and 2SL+ (MMIWG) Awareness Day

Treaty 2 Territory – The First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory (FNT2T) support the Nations in the United States as they acknowledge the National Day of Awareness to Commemorate Missing and Murdered Native Women and Girls on May 5th. Many of us in Treaty 2 territory have relatives in the United States as historically, we …

May 4, 2021

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Anishinaabe Bimaadiziiwin:

Treaty 2 Territory – The first Earth Day Started on April 22, 1970. Senator Gaylord Nelson was a junior senator from Wisconsin who had long been concerned with how the environment was being “managed” in the United States. April 22 was chosen as Earth Day because it fell on a weekday between Spring Break and …

May 2, 2021

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Earth Lodge Presents: Traditional Knowledge Keeper Robert Maytwayashing

Treaty 2 Territory – April 30, 2021 Earth Lodge invited Traditional Knowledge Keeper Robert Maytwayashing to speak to our staff of First Nation Treaty 2 Territory on Governance in Anishinaabemowin. Robert shared his experience growing up being part of the land activities and later in his adult life participating in the Indian Act Chief & …

May 2, 2021

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Ogichidaa and Ogemaag demands Canada deliver on a New Fiscal Relationship

Treaty 2 Territory – The Government of Canada must admit to a fundamental truth that they have never implemented Treaty 2.  While also failing to meet any of other obligations that we can think of whether it be entering into a Treaty relationship with our Anishinaabe and Kinistino on 21 August 1871; or when there …

April 30, 2021

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