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May 11, 2017
In the past five years has your tribe conducted a comprehensive tribal survey of tribal citizens or community (not the US Census) to create population, demographic, and/or socioeconomic members information for decision-making?​ 
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May 11, 2017
Stephanie Carroll Rainie, Jennifer Lee Schultz, Eileen Briggs, Patricia Briggs, and Nancy Lynn Palmanteer-Holder’s article, “Data as a Strategic Resource: Self-determination, Governance, and the Data Challenge for Indigenous Nations in the...
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April 18, 2017
Two University of Arizona units—the Udall Center’s Native Nations Institute and Climate Assessment for the Southwest, which is housed at the Institute of the Environment—convened a policy forum on Indigenous cultural uses of water April...
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April 18, 2017
More than two hundred Alaska Native tribal government leaders, corporation leaders and staff, state and federal government officials, academics, and other community partners gathered at...
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April 4, 2017
Are you someone who collects, analyzes, uses, or stores data about Indigenous nations, communities, and/or citizens for research, decision making, policy, program development or evaluation?
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April 4, 2017
The NNI-produced short video series, Water Is Life, will be screened as part of the events of Scottsdale Community College’s (SCC) Inclusiveness Month, at the April 6 panel, workshop, and Multicultural FilmFest.
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April 4, 2017
The Indigenous Governance Program (IGP) at the University of Arizona recently concluded its fourth January in Tucson (JIT) event in record-setting fashion. This year’s JIT welcomed 90...
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February 13, 2017
NNI research director Miriam Jorgensen will present preliminary findings of the “Access to Capital and Credit in Native Communities” report and data review at a public meeting of the...
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February 13, 2017
From November 30 - December 2, 2016 at the Mystic Lake Casino Hotel in Prior Lake, MN, the Native Governance Center and Native Nations Institute welcomed Native Nation Rebuilders...
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February 3, 2017
The upcoming March 9th-10th conference, "'Who Belongs?' From Tribal Kinship to Native Nation Citizenship to Disenrollment," to be held at the University of Arizona's James E. Rogers College...