The objectives of Anishinaabe Agowidiiwinan are:

• To protect the collective, inherent rights of our Anishinaabek and the lands, waters, and resources within the boundaries of the territory and beyond.

• To plan, initiate and carry out negotiations with other parties such as Canada and Manitoba on matters, related to the protection of lands, waters, and resources in our Territory; and other negotiations as required.

• Each Anishinaabek member shall be self-governing regarding its Reserve lands and internal matters specific to its own community.

• To plan, initiate and carry out negotiations with the private sector and organizations that are involved in the collective rights to lands and resources within our Territory, such as exploration, extraction, processing, transportation, or distribution of natural resources, lands, or waters within our Territory.