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June 28, 2021
Organized jointly by CDC’s Public Health Ethics Unit and Office of Tribal Affairs and Strategic Alliances, this year’s virtual lecture highlighted topics arising in the context of the agency’s relationship with Native communities, especially in response to the COVID pandemic...
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June 28, 2021
Presenting on the process and early data stories from the "Impact of COVID-19 on Food Access in Indigenous Communities in the Arctic and U.S. Southwest: A Comparative Landscape Analysis" project...
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June 28, 2021
Congratulations to Daryan Singer who is the first graduate of the Master of Professional Studies in Indigenous Governance degree. Daryan Singer is of the Many Goats Clan, born for Red Running into Water People Clan. Her maternal clan is Reed People...
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June 28, 2021
Krystian Sisson (Muscogee (Creek) Nation) joins us as the new coordinator for the Udall Foundation Native American Congressional Internship Program. She oversees the internship program, provides support to the interns...
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April 28, 2021
During the We Still Remain: A Conference Toward the Promotion of Southeast Indigenous Research, Scholarship, and Collaboration (WSRC), discussions on data, research governance, health, and student support led to the idea to build a network to elevate SE Indigenous voices...
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April 28, 2021
NNI is assisting the Association of Tribal Archives, Libraries and Museums (ATALM) in conducting a 10-year follow-up to its 2011 assessment of member organizations' needs...
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April 28, 2021
A presentation entitled “Indigenous Data Sovereignty: An Overview and Potential Application for Data Governance for CRITFC” was developed to serve as a broad introduction to the Indigenous data sovereignty framework...
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April 28, 2021
NNI has been working with Columbia River Inter Tribal Fish Commission in the Pacific Northwest and two regional groups in Wisconsin, an alliance of Wisconsin American Indian organizations and the Wisconsin Economic Development Association (WEDA)...
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March 3, 2021
The pandemic has underscored the importance of citizen entrepreneurship as an economic diversification strategy for Native nation. As the number of private sector businesses on a reservation grows...
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February 24, 2021
The Indigenous Governance Program (IGP) hosted its annual flagship event, January in Tucson 2021 (JIT) on Zoom this year in response to the global pandemic...