Links

Advisory Council on Historic Preservation
          E-Learning Courses Online On Demand Section 106 Training
          Early Coordination with Indian Tribes for Infrastructure Projects ACHP e-Learning Portal

Bureau of Indian Affairs Eastern Region
          BIA Fee-to-Trust Handbook May 2016
          Understanding the Fee-to-Trust Process for Off-Reservation
          Discretionary Trust Acquisitions 2015
          Fee-To-Trust Process for On Reservation Discretionary Acquisitions 

Bureau of Indian Education Launches New Strategic Direction 2018-2023 ~ First strategic plan released by the BIE

Indian Entities Recognized by and Eligible To Receive Services From the United States Bureau of Indian Affairs – Federal Register Notice January 30, 2020 Volume 85, No. 20 

2021 Bureau of Indian Education Justifications

Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 Federal Funding for Native American programs (Native American Crosscut)

Federal Government Reports

NATIVE AMERICAN CULTURAL RESOURCES: Improved Information Could Enhance Agencies’ Efforts to Analyze and respond to Risks of Theft and Damage – March 2021

INDIAN HEALTH SERVICE: Actions Needed to Improve Oversight of Provider Misconduct and Substandard Performance – December 10, 2020

Federal response to COVID-19 – COVID-19: Opportunities to Improve Federal Response and Recovery Efforts

BUREAU OF INDIAN EDUCATION: Actions Needed to Improve Management of a Supplemental Education Program – April 10, 2020

INDIAN HEALTH SERVICE: Facilities Reported Expanding Services Following Increases in Health Insurance Coverage and Collections – October 1, 2019

GAO update of ongoing and potential reviews focused entirely on Indian programs/ Indian Affairs/ IHS August 2019

VA AND INDIAN HEALTH SERVICE:Actions Needed to Strengthen Oversight and Coordination of Health Care for American Indian and Alaska Native Veterans

TRIBAL CONSULTATION: Additional Federal Actions Needed for Infrastructure Projects

Public School Choice: Limited Options Available for Many American Indian and Alaska Native Students

EPA Should Improve the Reliability of Data on National Priorities List Sites Affecting Indian Tribes

Indian Programs: Interior Should Address Factors Hindering Tribal Administration of Federal Programs

Indian Health Service: Spending Levels and Characteristics of IHS and Three Other

Federal Health Care Programs

TRIBAL BROADBAND – FCC Should Undertake Efforts to Better Promote Tribal Access to Spectrum

INDIAN HEALTH SERVICE Considerations Related to Providing Advance Appropriation Authority

BROADBAND INTERNET: FCC’s Data Overstate Access on Tribal Lands

NATIVE AMERICAN YOUTH: Involvement in Justice Systems and Information on Grants to Help Address Juvenile Delinquency

Indian Health Service: Agency Faces Ongoing Challenges Filling Provider Vacancies

Drinking Water and Wastewater Infrastructure: Opportunities Exist to Enhance Federal Agency Needs Assessment and Coordination on Tribal Projects

Agencies Need to Continue Efforts to Address Management Weaknesses of Federal Programs Serving Indian Tribes

Implementation of the Major Disaster Declaration Process for Federally Recognized Tribes

Progress on many high risk areas, while substantial efforts needed on others

Federal Management challenges related to Indian Energy Resources

Actions needed to address serious weaknesses in Federal Management of programs serving Indian Tribes 589T

Actions needed to address serious weaknesses in Federal Management of programs serving Indian Tribes 587T

Office of the Inspector General

Surgeon General

Congressional Research Service Report on Block Grants: Perspectives and Controversies
February 2020

Congressional Research Service Report on Special Diabetes Programs – January 2020

Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) Office New Tribal Publication: “Successful Tribal Community Policing Initiatives, Volume 2: A Resource for Communities Developing Public Safety Programs and Strategies” April 2021

A Growing Virtual Reality: Internet Access for Students
Even if students aren’t able to qualify for programs through the Federal Government or nonprofit entity, internet providers all over the nation have affordable programs available for underserved community members.

Securing Confidential Personal Data Online & Off – A guide to help you navigate keeping your information as safe as possible and avoid data breaches and identity theft 

Guide to Indigenous DC AppWashington Post Article August 21, 2019

Native Governance Center Guide to Indigenous Land Acknowledgment

Native Governance Center – BEYOND LAND ACKNOWLEDGMENT

NATIVE LAND
Website run by the nonprofit organization Native Land Digital — This is not an academic or professional survey of Indigenous territories, and the maps are constantly being refined from user input. These are meant more for the sake of helping people get interested and engaged.

HHS OFFICE OF INSPECTOR GENERAL

December 2020 OIG Report: Incidence of Adverse Events in Indian Health Service Hospitals

December 2020 OIG Report: Instances of IHS Labor and Delivery Care Not Following National Clinical Guidelines or Best Practices

December 18, 2019 Report:  Indian Health Service Has Strengthened Patient Protection Policies but Must Fully Integrate Them Into Practice and Organizational Culture

 

HUD Section 184
Pathways Home: A Native Homeownership Guide  –  Manuals Available
Tribal Leaders Handbook on Homeownership

Indian Health Service
Indian Health Service Strategic Plan for Fiscal Year 2019-2023
IHS 2016 CSC Policy Update

Indigenous Podcasts to Tune in and Listen to

Investing in Native Communities: Philanthropic Funding for Native American Communities and Causes

Native Knowledge 360 – NMAI National Education Initiative
Framework for Essential Understandings about American Indians

New York Public Library’s Native American Indian and Alaska Native E-Resource Guide: Scholarly Articles

Reclaiming Native Truth – A Project to Dispel America’s Myths and Misconceptions

Native American Heritage Month 2020 – USET

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Knowledge Network

U.S. Department of Agriculture

INDIGENOUS FOOD AND AGRICULTURE INITIATIVE AT THE UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS (IFAI) MODEL FOOD AND AGRICULTURE CODE PROJECT  – A RESOURCE AND MODEL CODE FOR TRIBAL GOVERNMENTS FOR REVIEW, ADOPTION & IMPLEMENTATION

Intertribal Agriculture Council (IAC) Resiliency Through Agriculture: E-Learning Platform

Department of the Interior

DOI Invasive Species Strategic Plan 2021-2025

FY2018 DOI Economic Report
FY2015 DOI Economic Report
FY2014 DOI Economic Report
FY2013 DOI Economic Report
FY2012 DOI Economic Report
FY2011 DOI Economic Report
FY2010 DOI Economic Report
FY2009 DOI Economic Report

A New Resource: Critical Considerations for Reviewing AI/AN Research

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
          Tribal Climate and Energy Resources

National Indigenous Women’s Resource Center (NIWRC)

Special Collections: Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women & Girls:  NIWRC Online Resource Library

Special Collection: WAS Talks NIWRC’s Online Resource Library

NCAI VAWA Report –  summarizing results of the first five years of tribal government-expanded criminal jurisdiction over non-Indians under the tribal provisions of the 2013 reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA 2013)

Urban Indian Health report identifies 506 urban Missing & Murdered Women, Girls

 

Below are links to resources to trace Native American ancestry:

The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration
8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD 20740-6001
Telephone: 1-86-NARA-NARA or 1-866-272-6272

U.S. Department of the Interior
1849 C Street, NW
Washington, DC 20240
Phone: 202-208-3100

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