Protecting, promoting, and advancing inherent, Treaty, and
Aboriginal rights of Northern First Nations.
Save the Date: New Buffalo Education Gathering
Mark your calendars! The University of Manitoba welcomes you to a new event for rural and Northern Indigenous youth and adults exploring post-secondary education. The New Buffalo Education Gathering is being held on Friday, November 17, 2023, from 9 AM - 2:30 PM at the University of Manitoba, Fort Garry Campus. For more information, please click here.
SERDC 29TH Annual Spirit of Giving Fundraising Golf Tournament
29TH Annual Spirit of Giving Fundraising Golf Tournament June 15th, 2023 @ 11:00 am Larter's Golf & Country Club 30 River Road, St. Andrews, MB For further information or to Register, please click here.
Career Opportunity: ISET Receptionist in Thompson (Reposted)
Reposted Full-Time Position – Thompson, Manitoba Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak Inc. (MKO) is seeking a self-starting, highly motivated, experienced individual to provide reception and administrative support to our Thompson ISET team. Under the direction of the Indigenous Skills & Employment Training (ISET) Program Director, the incumbent will work in an environment focused on the design and delivery of ISET programs and services. This includes providing support to clients utilizing the Minimum Level of Service area and administrative support to the ISET staff team. Roles and Responsibilities Be the first point of contact for visitors and clients; Organize boardroom and training Read More...
MEDIA RELEASE: PIMICIKAMAK CHIEF CALLING FOR IIU INVESTIGATION INTO RCMP GUN PULLING INCIDENT
Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak Inc. For immediate release April 16, 2023 Pimicikamak Cree Nation Chief calls for Independent Investigation Unit Investigation following gun pulling incident Read More...
Grand Chief Settee releases statement on Province’s position on ‘Orange Shirt Day’
Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak Inc. MKO Grand Chief's Statement on Province’s position on ‘Orange Shirt Day.’ For immediate release April 11th, 2023 MKO Grand Chief Read More...
MEDIA RELEASE: Thunderbird School Roof Collapses on O-Pip-On-Na-Piwin Cree Nation
Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak Inc. Thunderbird School on O-Pipon-Na-Piwin Cree Nation roof collapses leaving 234 students with no school For immediate release April 4th, 2023 Read More...
MKO Public Statement on discovery of Linda Beardy’s body at Brady Landfill
Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak Inc. MKO Stands in Solidarity with Beardy family and other Indigenous Organizations ‘This isn’t just a public issue, it’s a societal one.’ Read More...
MKO Grand Chief Expresses Grief at Loss of 15-year-old Girl Found in Thompson, Manitoba
“Their child did not come home...” -Grand Chief Garrison Settee To view this media release in a PDF format, please click here. **Please note: Read More...
MKO Mission Statement
To maintain, strengthen, enhance, lobby for and defend the interests and rights of First Nation people within its jurisdiction and to promote, develop and secure a standard quality of life deemed desirable and acceptable by its First Nations without limiting the generality of the foregoing and the objectives of MKO.