Treaty No. 2 was negotiated and entered into in August 1871 at Manitoba House, with Representatives of the Queen of England. This document acknowledges, and enshrines all the authority of Anishinaabe Jurisdiction, Sovereignty and Nationhood. Anishinaabe Akowigun Niish, Ahkeh, includes other Anishinaabe, whose Reserves are within the boundaries of Akowigun Niish, will be eligible to be part of Anishinaabe Agowidiiwinan. It is upon this foundation, that we place our Governance Structure, and is the basis of our Authority, our Jurisdiction, and our Onankonehkawin. [more]

     
OUR TRUTHS AND APPROACH OUR OBJECTIVES WHERE IS AKOWIGUN NIISH?
     
Treaty No. 2 was negotiated and entered into in August 1871 at Manitoba House, with Representatives of the Queen of England. This document acknowledges, and enshrines all the authority of Anishinaabe Jurisdiction, Sovereignty and Nationhood. The objectives of Anishinaabe Agowidiiwinan are: To protect the collective, inherent, aboriginal and Treaty rights of Akowigun Niish Anishinaabek and the lands, waters, and resources within the boundaries, of Akowigun Niish. Treaty 2 extends north of Treaty 1 territory, from the east shore of Lake Winnipeg, across the centre and southwest of Manitoba to the Moose Mountains in southeastern Saskatchewan.