Nation-Based Sovereign-Based Government

Health and Wellbeing

Treaty 2 Government Keeper and Helpers honoured to Walk with Survivors

Treaty 1 Territory – Thursday marked the inaugural National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, which was created this spring in response to one of the 94 calls to action put forward by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission that documented atrocities committed against our First Nations, Métis and Inuit children in government-funded, church-run

October 2, 2021

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The Treaty 2 Ogemaag “lifts-up” Mino Bimaadiziiwin Inakonegewin on National Truth and Reconciliation Day  Treaty 2 Territory – September 30th, 2021  Boozhoo Ogichi-Aayaa’aag, Ikewaag, Ininiwaag, Oshki-aayaag Akina Gaÿ Abinoonjiwaag. As we assert the path out of colonial interference, the ancestral calling is a sacred call to action. And the

September 30, 2021

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National Day for Truth and Reconciliation to honour survivors, their families, and communities (Nations) 

Treaty 2 Territory – This year, the federal government passed legislation creating a statutory holiday on September 30th called the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. It was meant to provide “an opportunity for each public servant to recognize and commemorate the legacy of residential schools. This may present itself as a day of quiet

September 23, 2021

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Ogiimaa Derek Nepinak & Pine Creek First Nation host well attended Men’s Gathering

Treaty 2 Territory – Aniin, Tansi; John Miswagon here. CFN Policy Keeper with First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory. I had the honour and privilege to attend Pine Creek  First Nation’s Summer Men’s Gathering. Throughout the 3 days, the average attendance was 30 -44 participants per day. The attendees came from Pine Creek, Duck Bay, …

September 21, 2021

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Stellar Fastball Tournament hosted by Skownan Giants – Native Legends take home Championship Title!

Treaty 2 Territory – The 2nd Annual SKO Giants Fastball Tournament was held in Dauphin over the weekend on September 11th & 12th.  All teams played their absolute best resulting in all the games being very were close. With such tight scores, the annual tournament could have been anyone’s tournament.   Taking home the Championship

September 14, 2021

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Commemorating loved ones on International Overdose Awareness Day

Commemorating loved ones on International Overdose Awareness Day Treaty 2 Territory – Today is International Overdose Awareness Day which was initiated in 2001 by Sally J Finn at The Salvation Army in St Kilda, Melbourne and is coordinated by the not-for-profit Australian public health organization Penington Institute. First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory

August 31, 2021

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Reflecting on the 150 Commemoration of Treaty 2 and Mino-Bimaadiziiwin

Treaty 2 Territory – It was a privilege for me as the Health and Wellbeing Keeper to spend four days in the traditional territory of Treaty 2 at Riding Mountain from August 19 -23rd. It was a bittersweet moment in time to be a part of the Treaty 2 commemoration event. It was a time …

August 30, 2021

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Logo Ceremony & Blessing for Children, Families and Nation

Treaty 2 Territory – On August 24th the Children, Families and Nation (CFN), Earth Lodge, and Lead Keepers of Treaty 2 held a ceremony to bless and honor the CFN logo which was completed by Royce Catagas Jr. from Tootinaowaziibeeng. Allen Sutherland, Waabishki Mazinazoot Mishtaatim (White Spotted Horse) blessed the CFN logo and the very …

August 30, 2021

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Keepers of Health and Wellbeing and Children, Families and Nation meet with Pinaymootang Anishinaabe Nation’s Health Director

August 16, 2021 Treaty 2 Territory – On August 11, during Pinaymootang Anishinaabe Nations’ Treaty celebrations, the Health and Wellbeing and Children, Families and Nation Keepers were honoured to meet and visit with Gwen Traverse, Health Director and also co-chair of the First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory (FNT2T) Ikwewak (Women’s Council). Ms.

August 16, 2021

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