The Nations

 Cree Nation of Eastmain

Residents The term "residents" means that the persons reside in the community to which they are affiliated. ?

Non-residents The term "non-residents" means that the persons do not reside in the community to which they are affiliated. ?

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The term "toponym" generally refers to reserves, Indian lands, establishments or other land bases. ?
Community Name:
" Community name " The choice of a name belongs to the community itself, which explains the unilingual presentation of certain names. ?
Cree Nation of Eastmain
Legal Name:
The corporate name of a company or a civil company (i.e. its name) is often made of credits, which name in a general way the company or the civil company, and of specific, which distinguishes this company from the others. ?
Cree Nation of Eastmain
Chief: Kenneth Cheezo
  • Emily Whiskeychan (vice chief)
  • Graham Cheezo
  • Daniel Mark-Stewart
  • Raymond Shanoush
Adress: P.O. Box 90
76 Nouchimi, Eastmain, QC, J0M 1W0
Phone: 819 977-0211
819 977-0266
Fax: 819 977-0281
Tribal Council:
Tribal Councils are defined as institutions established as a grouping of bands with common interests who voluntarily join together to provide advisory and/or program services to member bands. ?
The Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee)
Type of Territory: Lands of category 1A in accordance with the James Bay and Northern Quebec Agreement
Surface: 15,460 hectares (38,202.49 acres)
Localisation: The community is located where the Eastmain River flows into James Bay.
Access: Year-round road access and located more than 350 kilometres from the nearest service center.
Elections: Custom code (Cree-Naskapi Act)
Member of Parliament: Romeo Saganash, New Democratic Party (NDP)
Provincial MNA: Jean Boucher, Quebec Liberal Party (QLP)

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