THE WATER IS LIFE 

UNITY ALLIANCE

(MNI WIC'ONI / AQUA ES VIDA) 

UNITING THE CONDOR, EAGLE, QUETZAL, 

WHITE BUFFALO, DRAGON AND PHEONIX

TO STOP THE DESTRUCTION OF OUR WATERS & TO RESTORE MOTHER EARTH

PREAMBLE

WE THE PEOPLE, NATIONS AND ORGANIZATIONS KNOWING THAT WATER IS LIFE 
HEREBY ESTABLISH THIS GLOBAL TREATY ALLIANCE TO PROTECT THE FRESH WATER AND
TO DEFEND MOTHER EARTH WORLDWIDE.

WE AFFIRM THAT WATER IS LIFE! Water is Sacred. We are born in water. We are water and there is 
no alternative. Water is sacred because it gives life to everything and without water, there is no life. 

WE TAKE A SOLEMN OATH to safeguard the water for all our relations. As water comes under attack 
anywhere in the world, we shall protect and preserve the clean water!

WE AGREE TO MEND THE SACRED HOOP OF LIFE, to protect our sacred sites, to defend our 
human rights, to re-establish our sovereignty, to unify the four directions and to restore Mother Earth 
through these treaties.

WE AFFIRM THAT WE ARE FULFILLING OUR PROPHECIES BY UNIFYING THE 4 
DIRECTIONS. We all breathe the same air and drink the same water. Since all living things are connected 
through the web of life - the four elements of air, water, fire and earth, we shall work in unity to Mend the 
Sacred Hoop of Life  Therefore through of our love of water we hereby agree to unite as brothers and sister 
to defend the water, and to protect all that is sacred. 

WE AGREE TO DEDICATE OUR LIFE TO LIVING IN HARMONY WITH MOTHER EARTH. 
We, the Members of the Human Family speak as one, guided by the sacred teachings and spiritual traditions
of the Four Directions that uplift, guide, protect, warn, inspire and challenge the entire Human Family to 
live in ways that sustain and enhance human life and the lives of all who dwell on Mother Earth, and hereby
dedicate our lives and energies to healing and developing ourselves, the web of relationships that make our 
world and the way we live with Mother Earth. 

FROM THIS DAY FORWARD, WE THE SIGNATORIES AND NATIONS TO THIS MULTILATERAL 
TREATY AGREE TO STAND IN UNITY WITH ONE HEART, ONE MIND AND ONE SPIRIT AGREE AS
FOLLOWS:

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We stand with all the brave water protectors at Standing Rock to defend the fresh drinking water;

We stand to protect and to restore clean water worldwide;

We stand together to stop all the black snakes and destructive projects destroying Mother Earth; 

We stand to stop the Dakota Access Pipeline and all other fossil fuel pipelines;

We stand to protect all fair indigenous treaty rights;

We stand to protect and to restore Mother Earth;

We stand to protect against the effects of climate change;

We stand to protect and to restore the Sacred Hoop of Life;

We stand to unite all the Indigenous Nations worldwide to protect the sacred;

We stand to protect and to assert indigenous nation's sovereignty and independent rights; 

We stand to protect indigenous land rights;

We stand to protect indigenous traditional knowledge, culture, and language;

We stand to protect our inherent and sovereign rights bestowed upon us by the Creator; 

We stand with each other nation-to-nation united to protect one another;

We stand to protect against but not limited to the following projects in Appendix A;

We stand and promise to make conscious decisions reflecting how it affects the Next 7 Generations;

We stand to support the creation of new political, economic and social systems that generate wealth, 
wellness, happiness and prosperity without destroying Mother Earth.

WE PROMISE FROM THIS DAY FORWARD IN ADDITION TO THE ABOVE ALL PARTIES AGREE 
TO ENTER INTO THIS INTERNATIONAL TREATY ALLIANCE, 

IN UNITY WE WILL BE STRONG 

IN UNITY WE ARE UNBREAKABLE LIKE A THOUSAND ARROWS IN A BUNDLE

IN UNITY WE SHALL BE NATION-TO-NATION ALLIES

IN UNITY WE SHALL BE BROTHERS AND SISTERS:

1. As long as the Sun shines upon this Earth, that is how long our WATER IS LIFE UNITY ALLIANCE 
TREATY will stand; 

2. Second, as long as the Water still flows; 

3. Third, as long as the Grass Grows Green at a certain time of the year. 

Now we have Symbolized this WATER IS LIFE UNITY ALLIANCE TREATY, it shall be binding forever as 
long as Mother Earth is still in motion. That is how long our nation-to-nation friendship, peace and our 
relationship as brothers and sisters shall last.

WE AFFIRM THE SYMBOL OF THE WATER IS LIFE UNITY ALLIANCE TREATY IS AS FOLLOWS:

The twisted violet line represents the black snake (oil pipelines);

The snake has no end symbolizing the endless greed of humanity;.

The circle at the center represents Mother Earth;

Within the circle is a multicolor feather representing the Free Nations of Mother Earth and

The feather also represents the four directions (all of the humanity), the plant nation, the animal 
nation, and the four elements standing in unity to stop the black snake.

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WE PROMISE FROM THIS DAY FORWARD WE SHALL BE TRUE BROTHERS AND ALLIES

We promise that there will be peace between our nations,

We promise there will peace between our people,

We promise there will be peace for our children,

We promise there be peace for our lands,

We promise there will be peace for Mother Earth,

ALL THESE PROMISES ABOVE ARE REPRESENTED IN GREATER DETAIL BY THESE TREATIES 
BELOW, WHICH FORM AN INDIVISIBLE PART OF THE  WATER IS LIFE UNITY ALLIANCE 
TREATY

1. UNIVERSAL DECLARATION OF THE RIGHTS OF MOTHER EARTH: Besides the need to 
renew our relationship with one another, we also have to renew our relationship with Mother Earth. This 
declaration was adopted by Bolivia and Equador. Close to 900,000 people from 122 Countries have signed 
petitions advocating Rights of Nature / Mother Earth.

2. THE ONE NATION WAMPUM TREATY:  Our goal of this treaty is to unite 1,000 indigenous nations
into ecological, political and economic power to protect and to restore Mother Earth. Nations. This treaty 
references the Wampum Treaty with One Bowl and One Spoon which was ratified in the year 1764 and is 
being presented by Anishnabe Nation of the Ottawa River Watershed and Free Nations United to Heal Our 
Mother Earth.  

3. THE EXTENDED TWO WAMPUM TREATY: The goal of this international treaty is to re-establish 
the sovereignty of all indigenous nations who are a party to this treaty. This treaty references one of the 
oldest oral treaties between the Europeans and indigenous nations called the Two Row Wampum Treaty, 
which was ratified in the year 1613 between the Haudenosaunee, and the Dutch to recognize the 
sovereignty of all indigenous nations. There has been up to 20 two row wampum treaties ratified by the 
Europeans recognizing the sovereignty of indigenous nations.

4. FREE NATIONS CONSTITUTION: This is the constitution for Free Nations United to Heal Our 
Mother Earth, a sovereign unity organization created to provide a permanent alliance to support one 
another.

FROM THIS DAY FORWARD:

As long as the sun shines upon the earth;
As long as the waters flow;
As long as the grass grows green, 
We shall be bounded by these friendship treaties.

Contact Email: water@freenations.earth

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APPENDIX A

We shall defend against but not limited to the following projects below. Shown below and more to be added online at 
http://freenations.earth/water-is-life/

Pipelines

1. Dakota Access Pipeline (Main Opponents: Standing Rock Sioux Tribe);
2. Pilgrim Pipeline (CAPP), New York;
3. The Specta Pipeline, New York;
4. Enbridge Northern Gateway Project; 
5. Energy East Pipeline;
6. LNG/Petronas Pipeline;
7. Kinder Morgan (Canada);
8. Line 3 (Canada);
9. Northern Gateway (Canada);
10. Keystone XL (Canada and the USA);
11. All fracking projects and all infrastructure related to the processing and the transport of frack oil;

Logging, Mining, and Oil

1. La Vérendrye wildlife reserve (Quebec, Ontario, Canada);
2. Aiken Lake Nation (BC, Canada)
3. Tsek'ehne Nation (BC, Canada)
4. Coal reserves in the island of Mindanao, Philippine (Main Opponents: Lumad community)
5. Millennium Bulk Terminal port for Coal Train in Longview, Washington;
6. Oil exploration and development in the Amazon Jungle (Main Opponents: Kichwa, Sápara, Shiwiar, Shuar, 
Achuar, Andoa, and Waorani);
7. Tarsands development in Northern Canada;
8. Carmichael coal mine in Australia;
9. Batin Sembilan, Sumatra, Indonesia; 
10. Malartic Mining (Anishnabe Nation of the Ottawa River Watershed);
11. Polymet Mines (Superior National Forest)
12. All forest clear cutting projects and all infrastructure related to the processing of clear cut trees;

Dams and water

1. São Luiz do Tapajós (SLT) dam in the Amazon Jungle of Brazil;
2. Barro Blanco dam in Panama;
3. Kaliwa Dam Project, Philippines;
4. Site C Dam
5. Muskrat Falls

Sacred Sites

1. The Black Hills (Main Opponents: Rosebud Sioux Tribe);
2. The Four Corners Area of the Great Sioux Nation;
3. The Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) , Mauna Kea, Hawaii;
4. Zibi Condominium Project, Chaudière Falls, Ottawa, Canada (Main Opponents: Anishnabe Nation);
5. Forced Closure of Aboriginal Communities, Australia;. 

Water diversion

1. Divert water from Ininwewi-gichigami (Lake Michigan) to the communities surrounding Waukesha, Wisconsin, 
which is located outside the Great Lakes Basin. 

Nuclear

1. All uranium mining and all nuclear power plants;

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THE WATER IS LIFE 

UNITY ALLIANCE

(MNI WIC'ONI / AQUA ES VIDA) 

UNITING THE CONDOR, EAGLE, QUETZAL, 

WHITE BUFFALO, DRAGON AND PHEONIX

TO STOP THE DESTRUCTION OF OUR WATERS & TO RESTORE MOTHER EARTH

FROM THIS DAY FORWARD WE SHALL BE BOUNDED BY THESE FRIENDSHIP TREATIES. WE HAVE 
READ, UNDERSTOOD, AND AGREE TO THESE TREATIES. THE SIGNATURES BELOW ARE PARTIES TO 
THESE TREATIES:

Print Name

Nation / Organization

(individual leave blank)

Position 

(individual leave blank)

Signature & Seal

(Note: sovereigns sign in red or gold 
ink; royals sign in violet ink) 

Date

Contact Email: water@freenations.earth

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THE WATER IS LIFE 

UNITY ALLIANCE

(MNI WIC'ONI / AQUA ES VIDA) 

UNITING THE CONDOR, EAGLE, QUETZAL, 

WHITE BUFFALO, DRAGON AND PHEONIX

TO STOP THE DESTRUCTION OF OUR WATERS & TO RESTORE MOTHER EARTH

FROM THIS DAY FORWARD WE SHALL BE BOUNDED BY THESE FRIENDSHIP TREATIES. WE HAVE 
READ, UNDERSTOOD, AND AGREE TO THESE TREATIES. THE SIGNATURES BELOW ARE PARTIES TO 
THESE TREATIES:

Print Name

Nation / Organization

(individual leave blank)

Position 

(individual leave blank)

Signature & Seal

(Note: sovereigns sign in red or gold 
ink; royals sign in violet ink) 

Date

Contact Email: water@freenations.earth

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