Readings on Traditional Knowledge and Science

These readings have been provided by and for Knowledge Keepers and Scientists in preparation for the Gathering of Knowledge Keepers and Scientists, taking place at the Turtle Lodge on September 9-12, 2017. The Great Binding Law Onjisay Aki Calls to Action on Climate David Suzuki Foundation’s Declaration of Independence Staying the Course Best of Two […]

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Praying together: Day of reflection’s goal is to bring healing to Indigenous peoples

https://www.winnipegfreepress.com/arts-and-life/life/faith/praying-together-438666603.html By: Brenda Suderman Posted: 08/5/2017 4:00 AM Sunday morning, whatever your religious affiliation or spiritual practice, consider saying a prayer for the health and healing of Canada’s Indigenous people. “I would have to say if the Indigenous people in the country are not well, Canada is not well,” says Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day of […]

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Preparing for the National Day of Prayer & Mindfulness – Reflections by Nii Gaani Aki Inini (Leading Earth Man)

EVERY PRAYER MATTERS Reflections by Nii Gaani Aki Inini – Leading Earth Man (Dave Courchene) on the National Day of Prayer & Mindfulness As we prepare for a National Day of Prayer and Mindfulness on August 6, let us do so with the understanding that when we come together in the spirit of prayer, this […]

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Opening the 2017 Canada Games – Turtle Lodge

  CANADA GAMES OPENING CEREMONY – REMARKS BY THE ELDERS Boozhoo Aniin, Dinay maginitook! Nii Gaani Aki Inini N’Dizhnikaaz, Kinew Dodem. Today we are gathered at the centre of the continent we call Turtle Island. I would like to begin by offering words of humility and gratitude to the Great Spirit, and to Mide Aki – […]

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Opening Prayer and Welcome – Canada Games Welcome Reception at CMHR

Opening Remarks by Nii Gaani Aki Inini (Leading Earth Man) – Dave Courchene, July 27, 2017 Nii Gaani Aki Inini offered a prayer and made Opening Remarks at the Canada Games Welcome Reception at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights on July 27, 2017.  He began his remarks by introducing himself and offering a prayer […]

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National Inquiry on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls comes to Sagkeeng

Giigewigamig Traditional Healing Centre opens its doors to welcome grieving families MEDIA RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE JULY 27, 2017 Photo | CBC SAGKEENG FIRST NATION, MANITOBA — July 25 marked the inaugural first day that the Giigewigamig Traditional Healing Centre, located inside the Pine Falls Health Complex in Manitoba, was used by First Nation […]

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Listening to Indigenous Elders and Knowledge Keepers on Climate Change

MEDIA RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE JULY 25, 2017 SAGKEENG FIRST NATION, MANITOBA — Canadian minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, and Manitoba minister of Sustainable Development, Cathy Cox, attended the Turtle Lodge in Sagkeeng First Nation, Manitoba on Monday, to hear from Indigenous Elders and Knowledge Keepers on solutions to climate change. […]

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Indigenous Knowledge Keepers & International Climate Leaders Release Climate Calls to Action

  Click to download and print Onjisay Aki International Climate Calls to Action Summit Website Become a Partner

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