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May 26, 2017
The Indigenous Governance Program at the Native Nations Institute, University of Arizona is pleased to announce that it will begin accepting registrations for the upcoming January in Tucson 2018...
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May 26, 2017
In December 2016, two graduate students were awarded the NNI Graduate Student Research and Travel Funds. The Native Nations Institute first awarded the funding in June 2016 to four...
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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...