Tribal workforce development: Success starts with governance

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A movement is sweeping across Indian Country. Over the past several decades, a growing number of tribal nations have reclaimed their right to govern their own affairs, and are slowly but surely charting brighter futures of their own making. Wrestling primary-decision making authority away from the federal government, they are “addressing severe social problems, building sustainable economies, and reinvigorating their cultures, languages, and ways of life.” In the process, they are affirming what Native peoples have always known – that tribal self-determination and self-governance is the only policy capable of improving their lives and the quality of life in their communities.

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Indian Country Today. 2018. "Tribal workforce development: Success starts with governance." July 30, 2018. https://newsmaven.io/indiancountrytoday/opinion/tribal-workforce-develo… 

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