The Signing Ceremony for Aamjiwnaang’s Chi’Naaknigewin (Community Constitution) scheduled for December 22, 2016 has been POSTPONED until the New Year.
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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