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The National Congress of American Indians, founded in 1944, is the oldest, largest and most representative American Indian and Alaska Native organization serving the broad interests of tribal governments and communities.
FY 2020 Indian Country Budget Request: "Winds of Change"
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Leading National Civil Rights and Racial Justice Orgs Announce Joint Opposition to Washington NFL Team Locating New Stadium in DC.› Read here
Download the PTG Tribal Workforce Development Toolkit
Check out the toolkit here, and connect with PTG for guidance on how your nations can use it!› Download here
The NCAI PRC supports Indian Country in shaping its own future as the leading center for tribally driven policy research.
The Tribal Supreme Court Project—a collaboration between NCAI and the Native American Rights Fund— monitors litigation in which Native people have a significant stake and coordinates strategy among a network of over 250 tribal leaders, attorneys, and law professors.
Established in 2009, the Partnership for Tribal Governance creates, coordinates, and makes accessible the knowledge, tools, and resources that tribal nations and leaders need in order to strengthen their governance systems and more effectively exercise their sovereignty.
President Obama declared his commitment to fulfilling the consultation requirements of Executive Order 13175, NCAI supports tribes in this process with resources.
NCAI Announces Appointment of Four Tribal Leaders to Serve as Co-Chairs of Climate Action Task Force
June 20, 2019
June 12, 2019
"Tribal Nations and the United States: An Introduction"