NNI "Tribal Constitutions: Rebuilding Native Governments" Seminar, May 1-2, 2012
Convened by the Native Nations Institute on May 1-2, 2012 in Tucson, Arizona, the “Tribal Constitutions: Rebuilding Native Governments” executive education seminar was designed to equip Native nation leaders and other key decision-makers with cutting-edge knowledge and tools for assessing their constitutions and systems of governance and then determining what needs changing and how. In addition, Native leaders and governance experts shared their knowledge and experience in remaking governance systems through constitutional reform and other means. The Indigenous Governance Database features selected presentations and Q&A sessions from this groundbreaking seminar, listed below.
Selected Presentations and Q&A Sessions:
Reforming Our Nations' Constitutions: What We Did and Why
Key Issue Focus: Separations of Powers and Checks and Balances
Key Issue Focus: Dispute Resolution
The Process of Constitutional Reform: What We Did and Why
The Process of Constitutional Reform: Key Issues and Cases to Consider