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February 23, 2021
Indigenous and non-Indigenous students and scholars from education, social sciences, STEM, and humanities will gather to examine areas of tension in research affecting Southeast ...
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February 23, 2021
For a long time, research policy has been driven by crisis and scandal, from the Nuremberg Code, drafted after Nazi experiments on concentration camp prisoners during World War II, to the Belmont Principles...
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February 23, 2021
The TPC is a year-long professional development program designed to equip Native leaders with knowledge and tools for Native Nation Building. Eight TPC members were chosen to participate...
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December 3, 2020
On October 21, 2020, the Data & Research Priorities for Southwest Tribal Climate Resilience Summit...
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December 2, 2020
On November 9, NNI Research Director Miriam Jorgensen joined James Colombe (Lakota and Nez Perce descent) from the Center for Indian Country Development and Krystal Langholz from the Oweesta Corporation on the panel “Indian Country Homeownership”...
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December 2, 2020
Since 1962, the Arizona Town Hall has brought together communities across the state to resolve complex policy issues through intentional problem solving and engaged dialog. It is the oldest and largest event in the state, focusing on public-private collaboration...
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December 2, 2020
Registration for January in Tucson) 2021 is currently underway! The Native Nations Institute’s Indigenous Governance Program (IGP) will host its annual flagship event throughout the month of January 2021. Two new courses addressing Indigenous leadership and problem gambling...
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December 2, 2020
2020 has been a year of unprecedented challenges to our safety, well-being, and governance. It has also resulted in increased opportunities for Native nations/communities to partner with external entities...
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September 30, 2020
NNI’s youth programs both launched and continued several initiatives aimed at engaging youth across the country and strengthening their knowledge about Native nation building and entrepreneurship...
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September 29, 2020
At the invitation of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Region 6, the Native Nations Institute is making sure that tribal governments and communities are represented in FEMA’s coronavirus-focused...