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October 16, 2017
In recognition of their outstanding contributions to Native America, two long-time members of the Native Nations Institute International Advisory Council (IAC), David Gipp and Regis Pecos, received important honors in the fall of 2017.
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October 16, 2017
In a first-time collaboration, the Native Nations Institute’s Indigenous Governance Program and the Jumbunna Institute for Indigenous Education and Research have partnered to offer portions of NNI’s January in Tucson (JIT) Indigenous governance education curriculum at the University of Technology Sydney (UTS).
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October 16, 2017
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September 19, 2017
The NNI-based co-founders of the US Indigenous Data Sovereignty Network, Stephanie Carroll Rainie (Ahtna Athabascan), and Desi Rodriguez-Lonebear (Northern Cheyenne) will present on "Generating Principles and Best Practices in Indigenous Data Sovereignty"...
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September 19, 2017
Youth send powerful messages on culture and language revitalization, suicide prevention, access to quality housing, preventing animal abuse, and more...
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September 19, 2017
Designed for Indigenous leaders, administrators, and program managers, the TBS courses offer unparalleled access to renowned experts and demonstrate how institutions of governance help Native Nations grow sustainable tribal business enterprises, foster entrepreneurship, regulate their economies, and promote tribal professional development.
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September 19, 2017
In August, NNI’s Indigenous Governance Program (IGP) hosted a week-long, intensive education session for 15 special operations soldiers from the 91st Civil Affairs Battalion (Airborne), based in Ft. Bragg, North Carolina.
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July 26, 2017
Tribal Professionals Cohort 2017 member, Tiger Brown Bull, shares his experience of January in Tucson...
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July 26, 2017
NNI staff presents "What is Native nation building and how does tribal child welfare fit in?," "Indigenous Nation Data Governance: Data for Nation Rebuilding," and "Laying the Groundwork: Why Tribes Need Data & Research."
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July 26, 2017
Interns from 8 native nations are currently working in the U.S. Senate, U.S. House of Representatives, and various executive branch agencies..