The Signing Ceremony for Aamjiwnaang’s Chi’Naaknigewin (Community Constitution) was held on April 11, 2017. See story in The Observer.
The Aamjiwnaang Chi’Naaknigewin has been ratified! The results were as follows:
153 Votes Cast
140 ballots were marked “YES”
13 ballots were marked “NO”
5 ballots were rejected
See Certificate of Vote by Ratification Officer.
Aanjiwnaang Chi Naaknigewin – approved by Council on September 6, 2016
Plain Language Summary of Aamjiwnaang Constitution – approved by Council on August 30, 2016
Watch this YouTube Video explaining why we should develop a Constitution: First Nation Constitution Building: Chi-Naaknigewin
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