Nation-Based Sovereign-Based Government


FNT2T continuing to engage nations safely online to develop local laws

Treaty 2 Territory – It has been a busy time at FNT2T government. As Internal/External Keeper, I have attended various council meetings over the past few weeks, which include the Governing Council, Youth Council, Natural World, Women’s Council and Knowledge Keepers meeting which have been held online due to the pandemic. Child Families and

May 10, 2021

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The Three Sisters: Corn, Beans and Squash

The Three Sisters Garden The ‘Three Sisters Garden’ is the tradition of planting of corn, beans and squash together, three plants that prevent weeds and pests, enrich the soil, and support each other. Treaty 2 Territory – Instead of today’s single rows of a single vegetable, this method of interplanting introduced biodiversity, which does many

May 7, 2021

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Media Release: International Women’s Day

Recognizing our Ikwewak in our Local Nations, Nation and Government   Treaty 2 Territory – In honor of International Women’s Day, the Government of First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory (FNT2T) would like to acknowledge that we are leading the way among Indigenous governments as we have our Ikwewak (Women) Council and Ikwewak in key …

March 8, 2021

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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY – Administrative Helper

Treaty 2 Territory – The Administrative Helper is primarily responsible for providing administrative and secretarial support for governance within the Government of FNT2T. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE BUT NOT LIMITED TO: Maintains and manages calendar of meetings, gatherings within the governance for with FNT2T; Text correspondence, reports and

February 10, 2021

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Employment Opportunity – Life Long Learning (LLL) Keeper

Treaty 2 Territory –  The Life Long Learning (LLL) Keeper is the primary leader and principal advisor to the First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory (FNT2T) Government and its Senior Officer(s). The role of the Keeper is to over-see the department in its entirety. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE BUT NOT LIMITED TO: Principal leader in …

January 24, 2021

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Government of First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory welcomes Derek Nepinak as Policy Keeper

Treaty 2 Territory – The Government of First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory is assisting Local Nations with restoring jurisdiction over their children and families in a culturally appropriate manner that enhances the preservation of identity, culture, language, and ways of being. FNT2T will work with all current agencies and governments to ensure that

January 18, 2021

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Can the Premier of Manitoba hear the cries of the children?

Treaty 2 Territory – If I had the chance to tell the premier of Manitoba that some of the kids are addicted to toys, would he listen?  As adults are addicted to their wine, beer, or hard liquor, he chooses to keep the liquor stores open? Well, here’s reality for us who provide care to …

December 21, 2020

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Treaty 2 Territory – The role of the Operations Keeper is to oversee the inherent right to govern our own Children, Family and Nation (CFN). DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE BUT NOT LIMITED TO: Principal leader of CFN, primary function is with administration and operations; Directs the overall development, implementation and delivery of CFN;

December 1, 2020

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Medicine Teachings with Knowledge Council Members

Treaty 2 Territory – Giche Manitou Wiitigaan ‘The Creator’s Garden, is the teaching of the natural Mishikiki (medicine) and their purpose. On Tuesday, September 15, 2020, the FNT2T Knowledge Council members requested a day of medicine teachings. Members were gathered in Skownan First Nation and received teachings from Life Long Learning

September 16, 2020

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