Standing with Standing Rock to protect the waters
The Haudenosaunee Confederacy Chiefs acknowledge and thank the Standing Rock Sioux for their support of Haudenosaunee rights infringements in our 2006 land struggles and stand with our allies to the south in their fight to protect the lands and waters against the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline. Click here to read the full article.
Actions of the Six Nations Men's Fire
The Roya'ner and Yakoya'ner of the Haudenosaunee Confederacy Chiefs Council have met today to discuss the actions of the last 24 hours. Click here to read the full article.
Read the HCCC Fall 2015 Newsletter
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Notice Haudenosaunee Confederacy Council January Meeting
The Haudenosaunee Confederacy Council has been cancelled for January 2nd and rescheduled for January 9th. The HCCC winter newsletter has been mailed to homes on Six Nations and is available in a number of locations. Watch your mailbox for a copy or contact the HDI at 519-445-4222 for additional copies. Or send us a message here. No:ia to everyone!
HDI Meeting August 27
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August 31, 2015
Yawenha:ten kenh niyori:wa enhskwahro:ri': ne: na' ne:e rokayen:ton waha:ton' ne Joe Skyekenha. Tehorahsi'tahsi' kentho onhwentsya:ke'. Roya:nerhkhwe' ne Ayonhwa:tha' ne tsi niyotiyane:tayen'. Tekenihaton:ke', 11 a.m. Rotihsennakehte:ke Tsi Thatiya'tayerihstahkhwa eh non: nenthonwaya'tata'. Yonkwenha:ton tsi nihotiya'tawen:onh ne kenh i:ken kahwatsiratatye, ne o:ni ne kayane'tatye'. Kwahon: tewakwe:kon yonkwa:sonhseh ne onkwa'nikon:ra.
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Royane Joe Skye of the Ayonwahta family. His funeral will be held on Tuesday at 11 am at Onondaga Longhouse. Our condolences to the Ayonwahta family, it is a great loss to us all.
GRAND RIVER TERRITORY OF THE SIX NATIONS- The Haudenosaunee Confederacy Chiefs Council (HCCC) has approved a draft working tobacco law to go to the community for input. Read more
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Haudensaunee Confederacy Chiefs Council meeting
Haudenosaunee Confederacy Chiefs Council will be held Saturday January 3, 2015 starting at 10 a.m. at Onondaga Longhouse House.
CAYUGA-Work on the Cayuga Bridge spanning the Grand River came to a stop this morning after the Ministry of Transportation (MTO) refused to meet with the Haudenosaunee Confederacy Chiefs Council’s (HCCC) planning department when the Haudenosaunee Development Institute (HDI) learned its environmental monitors were being refused access to the work site. Read More
The Loss Of A Royanni Touches Us All
Our hearts are heavy tonight in the Grand River Territory of the Six Nations. We have lost one of our strongest standing trees with the passing of Pete Skye. Our Confederacy was made rich by the wealth of culture, language and knowledge this condoled Onondaga Chief carried and he is greatly missed. Please keep the Longhouse of One Family in your thoughts as our minds are very close to the ground right now.
The family has released details of services for Onondaga Deer Clan Chief Peter Sky who passed away Wednesday November 5, 2014 at his home surrounded by family. . He is resting at his home at 1890 4th Line Ohsweken, after 7 p.m. Thursday. Funeral Service and Burial will be held at Onondaga Longhouse Six Nations on Saturday November 8, 2014 at 11 a.m.
Environmentalist David Suzuki visited with Haudenosaunee Confederacy Chiefs and Clan Mothers in an informal council session in October. Click here to read more
THE STANDING SENATE COMMITTEE ON LEGAL AND CONSTITUTIONAL AFFAIRS
September 24, 2014
Haudenosaunee Confederacy Chiefs’ Council presentaetion to the Canadian Senate Standing Committee holding hearings on Bill C‑10, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (trafficking in contraband tobacco). Click here to view the full transcript
HCC Notice Regarding Bill C10
June 7, 2014
At a duly convened Council of the Haudenosaunee Confederacy Chiefs Council. The Council passed the following statement;
View updates and resources regarding current land claims, motions and communications plan updates.
Inside - Haudenosaunee Development Institutue updates, what it does and how it works.
Read our recent letter to the Elected Chief and Council
View recent information regarding Kanonhstaton, Six Nations lands adjacent to the town of Caledonia.
View the most recent HDI Table Talks with Hazel Hill