CIEM was honoured to begin the 2017 MTS PD Day conference, All My Relations:  Relating to Mother Earth, with a group smudge and song led by Elder Wanbdi Wakita, Dakota Spiritual Leader and Sundance Chief.  Elder Dave Courchene from Turtle Lodge, Sagkeeng First Nation, gave this Opening Address.  

In keeping with our theme, Winona LaDuke, Director of Honor the Earth and founder of the White Earth Land Recovery Project in northern Minnesota, presented this thought provoking keynote address, Indinaway Muganidoog:  Fulfilling Our Responsibilities to Creation.

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