We all have a sacred responsibility to take care of and make an alliance
with Mother Earth.

The Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs was formed in 1988 by the Chiefs in Manitoba to advocate on issues that commonly affect First Nations in Manitoba. AMC represents 62 of the 63 First Nations in Manitoba with a total of more than 151,000 First Nation citizens in the province.

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AMC Discouraged by the Supreme Court’s Decision in Shot…

Treaty One Territory, Manitoba – The Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs (AMC) issues this response to today’s Supreme Court of Canada’s decision in Shot Both Sides v. Canada. In this case,…

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Statement from Grand Chief Cathy Merrick

AMC: Provincial Cuts to Emergency Funding Ill-Advised

Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs Responds to the Arrest of…

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About Us

The Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs was created in 1988 by First Nations in Manitoba to coordinate political action and technical work on common issues. It is a product of political and social developments that have been underway for decades.

Faced with the domination and assimilation policies of Canada’s Department of Indian Affairs, First Nations have long recognized their common interests and the strength to be found in solidarity.

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We represent and advocate for 62 First Nations across Manitoba.

Click on the map for a detailed view showing the details of our member nations!

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