Tag Archives: United Nations

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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Help us eradicate poverty on the reservations

The reality is that 35 percent of Native American children live in poverty, 40 percent of Native Americans live in sub-standard, overcrowded housing and 23 percent of Native families live with food insecurity.

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2012 Year In Review

Andrew reviews the milestones achieved for Indian Country in 2012 such as the Cobell Settlement and the purchase of Pe’Sla.

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What is an Indian? A Legal Definition, Part 2

A continuation of the definitions of an Indian.

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