tag: economic development
Native America Calling: Employers on the search for workers (August 4, 2021)Native people typically face higher unemployment conditions than the population as a whole.
Native America Calling: Young Native entrepreneurs (July 22, 2021)Some talented young people are making marks in the Native business world.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (July 6, 2021)Get to know our growing NAFOA team!
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (June 22, 2021)Yes, it’s Tuesday. NAFOA started off the week in observance of Juneteenth.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (June 14, 2021)Community is about supporting each other.
Native America Calling: What you need to start a business (June 11, 2021)The founders and publishers of Native Business Magazine will offer advice for budding businesses, whether it’s a roadside food stand or a financial consulting firm.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (June 7, 2021)Are you passionate about supporting tribal economies? Join the NAFOA team!
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (May 10, 2021)NAFOA advocates for the needs of Indian Country. Want to join our mission?
Secretary Haaland leads Interior to a more tribal friendly future (April 27, 2021)Secretary Deb Haaland is moving quickly to roll back negative policies as the Biden administration seeks to restore the nation-to-nation relationship with tribes and uphold the federal government’s trust and treaty obligations.
Interior: Secretary Deb Haaland takes action for tribal homelands (April 27, 2021)“At Interior, we have an obligation to work with Tribes to protect their lands and ensure that each Tribe has a homeland where its citizens can live together and lead safe and fulfilling lives,” said Secretary Deb Haaland.
Gaylord News: Indian Country included in American Jobs Plan (April 20, 2021)Indian Country infrastructure needs, for everything from water to housing to broadband, are a high priority of the Biden administration’s $2.2 trillion American Jobs Plan.
Secretary Pete Buttigieg: American Jobs Plan and Indian Country (April 20, 2021)“We can’t talk about jobs and infrastructure without acknowledging that many of America’s original residents are living without clean water,” Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg told tribal leaders during a meeting about the American Jobs Plan.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (April 12, 2021)The countdown to #NAFOA2021 is on! Are you registered?
Native America Calling: The Native tourism outlook (April 8, 2021)The pandemic has taken a toll on one of Native America’s leading economic development sources.
Tribal corporation expands on investment in historic district (March 10, 2021)The latest feather in the cap of a thriving tribal corporation is an eclectic collection of historic buildings in one of the largest cities in the region.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (March 8, 2021)A year ago, our community turned virtual — but we’re still standing strong.
Indigenously: Deb Haaland set for historic confirmation hearing (February 22, 2021)Deb Haaland, a citizen of the Pueblo of Laguna, has been nominated to serve as Secretary of the Interior in President Joe Biden’s administration.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (February 22, 2021)Uplifting voices and opportunities from our community members and partners.
Rep. Deb Haaland (D-New Mexico) | Native American Contractors Association (February 18, 2021)Rep. Deb Haaland (D-New Mexico) discusses economic development in Indian Country and self-governance for tribal nations in a video message to the Native American Contractors Association.
Deb Haaland finally lands confirmation hearing to be Secretary of the Interior (February 17, 2021)Rep. Deb Haaland (D-New Mexico) is inching closer to making history as the first Native person to serve in a modern-day presidential cabinet.
Native American Contractors Association hosts virtual conference (February 16, 2021)The Native American Contractors Association will hear from Secretary of the Interior nominee Deb Haaland and other key members of Congress this week.
Native women land key leadership and policy roles in Biden administration (February 5, 2021)A citizen of the Winnebago Tribe will be leading the Indian Country legal team at the Department of the Interior and is among a growing number of Native women in the Biden administration.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (January 19, 2021)It’s a short week with a lot of important news for Indian Country.
Impeachment won’t stop Donald Trump from leaving impact on Indian Country (January 14, 2021)The loss of the presidential election and a second impeachment aren’t stopping the Trump administration from dropping new proposals on Indian Country.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (January 11, 2021)NAFOA is hitting the ground running in 2021 to keep tribes informed and supported.
Deb Haaland tapped for Cabinet by President-elect Joe Biden (December 17, 2020)In a historic first, Deb Haaland, one of the first two Native women to serve in the U.S. Congress, has been tapped to serve in the incoming Joe Biden administration.
Chris James and Derrick Watchman: Economic development in Indian Country (November 23, 2020)In 2020, we are grateful for the contributions of Native Americans, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians make to our country – from business to politics and everything in between.
Native Sun News Today: Deadline extended for COVID-19 stimulus (November 16, 2020)Indian Country still has time to claim a $1,200 stimulus payment from the federal government. The deadline to apply is November 21.
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