Campus Manitoba’s administrative office is located on Treaty 2 territory, with offices in Treaty 1 territory. Treaty 2 territory is the traditional territory of Anishinaabeg, Cree, Oji-Cree, Assiniboine, Dakota and Dene Peoples, and the homeland of the Métis Nation. The First Nations communities of Treaty 2 are Dauphin River, Ebb & Flow, Keeseekoowenin, Lake St. Martin, Lake Manitoba, Little Saskatchewan, O-Chi-Chak-Ko-Sipi, Pinaymootang and Skownan. Treaty 1 territory is the traditional territory of Anishinaabeg, Cree, Oji-Cree, Dakota and Dene Peoples, and on the homeland of the Métis Nation. The First Nations communities of Treaty 1 are Brokenhead Ojibway, Sagkeeng, Long Plain, Peguis, Roseau River Anishinabe, Sandy Bay and Swan Lake.
As an organization, we recognize the present systemic injustices that exist for the First Peoples of this land. Let this land acknowledgement be an opening for all of us to learn more about the land we live on and envision a way to challenge racism, inequality and colonialism.