Category Archives: Treaties

Talking Treaties

Talking Treaties is a multi-arts performance-based initiative which represents a participatory collaboration between First Story Toronto and Jumblies Theatre. “Talking Treaties artfully shares local Indigenous history and awareness.” They focus on creative educational activities. One of their projects, Talking Treaties Spectacle … Continue reading

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Lands Claims Coalition

The Land Claims Agreements Coalition works to ensure that comprehensive land claims and associated self-government agreements are respected, honoured and fully implemented in order to achieve their objectives. Formed in 2003, LCAC membership includes all post-effective date modern treaty holders … Continue reading

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Treaty 6 Educational and Interactive Website

This website has been created by the Living Sky School Division as an initiative to educate its students and teachers about Treaty 6. It includes an interactive game to test and expand upon facts relevant to the treaty 6 territory. … Continue reading

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Two Row Paddle Down the Grand River

What started as a commemorative trip down the Hudson River to celebrate the anniversary of the Two Row Wampum Belt Treaty is developing into a movement for greater awareness, pride and action. Members of the original paddle offer Indigenous and … Continue reading

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Documentary: Trick or Treaty? Showcases Issues with Treaty 9

The documentary, Trick or Treaty?, was produced by Alanis Obomsawin to showcase issues affecting the people who signed Treaty 9 including their initiatives to invoke dialogue with the Canadian government for greater justice and respect. The peoples involved are seeking … Continue reading

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High School Students Create Educational Videos after Learning about Treaties

An educational process undertaken by Saskatchewan’s Prairie Valley School Division in 2012 sought to engage students in the capturing of stories and deep inquiry about personal and regional historical relationships to the land and the Treaties through photography, video, interviews … Continue reading

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Map: Treaties, Nations and Communities of Manitoba

Map: Treaties, Nations and Communities of Manitoba This interactive map has been produced to show the Indigenous communities in Manitoba overlain with the approximate areas of treaty coverage. There are five nations represented (Ojibway, Cree, Oji-Cree, Dene and Dakota) and … Continue reading

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