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Ogichidaa Mclean “Stands in Solidarity” – To end violence and genocide against Indigenous women, girls, & two-spirit peoples.
Today, in Treaty 2 Territory – December 7, 2022. Ogichidaa Mclean on behalf of the Treaty 2 Anishinaabek Nation: Boozhoo Ogichi-Aayaa’aag, Ikewaag, Ininiwaag, Oshki-aayaag Akina Ge Abinoonjiwaag. We stand with other Nations and the MMIWG Families First Principle in Turtle Island that are hurting over the loss of the four Indigenous women in Manitoba and […]
FALL 2022 – Reporting Systemic Racism That Occurs While Practicing Your Rights:
Every year in the fall the systemic racism we face daily always increases. There have been numerous encounters between Conservation Officers and our members while they are exercising their rights. It has become the norm for our members to be harrased while exercising their inherent rights to be on the land. I suppose this is […]
(Kithithkatchewanang) Dauphin River Treaty Days Celebration
Care and Protection of the Natural World Circle (CPNWC) staff joined the people of Kithithkatchewanang for treaty day celebrations last Friday August 12th. The event was well planned and all the staff agreed that the community is one that makes you feel right at home!
Obushkudayang (Lake St. Martin) Comes together in Display of Community Pride
Recently while passing by the community Care and Protection of the Natural World Staff (CPNWC) noticed some activity at the side of the road – so we stopped to see what was happening. Turns out Candice Traverse and her summer students were busy building a sign to display the pride and strength of the people […]
Protecting Treaty 2 Territory
Treaty 2 Territory – May 5th, 2021, Boozhoo Aaniin, I would first like to encourage all of you to remain safe and vigilant as we navigate our way through COVID 19. Steps are in place to keep our communities and our families safe.
As the weather warms up the ice is receding and the water is flowing, which means the spring spawn is almost here. The Dauphin Lake Tributaries are a favorite gathering spot for a lot of our families as they get their feed of spring fish from the spring run off.
Natural World – Chair
Chief Barry McKay, Tootinaowaziibeeng
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION ACT
Across the board, laws dealing with environmental, land and water protection tend to be regulatory in nature, complex and costly to develop, implement and enforce. On the other hand, they are an important aspect of governance of any jurisdiction, particularly for Anishinaabe Agowidiiwinan and its First Nations within Treaty 2 Territory because of the cultural values connected with the natural world.