Category Archives: Humanitarian

It Is Vital for Indian Country to be Counted in the 2020 Census

In 2020, the U.S. Census will define who we are as a nation and it is vital that the census also have an accurate portrait of our tribal nations.

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Census Counts: Shaping the Future for Native Americans

Native Americans have been underserved, underrepresented and undercounted in the census for centuries… reports highlight the systematic marginalization…

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The Native American Vote is Critical – and in Jeopardy this Election

We’re facing a historical election where roughly 80 million people will be voting by mail. This will create barriers to voting for Native Americans…

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Recently in Native News

…headlines from this past month represent some of the topics impacting Indigenous people and recognize individuals for accomplishments that are inspiring their communities.

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National Aviation Week and Native Americans in Aviation

National Aviation Week… Whether pilot, astronaut or engineer, we celebrate these Native Americans for their leadership and contributions to aviation.

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Navajo Code Talkers Day: The Life and Legacy of Chester Nez

Navajo Code Talkers Day on Aug. 14th honors the veterans who encrypted their Native language to provide… unbreakable code credited with helping the U.S. win the war.

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Participating in the UN’s Global Conversation About Poverty

PWNA was recently invited to participate in the United Nations Association’s (UNA) ‘Coffee Chat’ series to discuss the relationship between poverty, food sovereignty and education.

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Kate Farms Supports Food Security for Native Americans Amid Pandemic

“…it made perfect sense to work with PWNA and put Kate Farms nutritional meals directly in the hands of those who can ensure they reach Native Elders.”

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Recently in Native News

We’re sharing a compilation of… challenges Native Americans are facing today, from coronavirus to the 2020 presidential election…

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