Native Peoples Action strives to provide Alaska Native communities and our traditional values with a voice at all levels of policy making. We will leverage our strong Alaska Native community networks to build a volunteer base to provide confidence, encouragement, and guidance in connecting Alaska Native traditional values and political candidates, proposed policies, and land management.
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NPA Press Release: Dunleavy Declines Alaska Native Tribes request for consultation and establishment of Government-to-Government relations.
NPA co-facilitates Native Issues Forum. Overview of proposed Alaska State Budget and Advocacy Training. Guest speakers: Elizabeth Medicine Crow with First Alaskans Institute and Kendra Kloster with Native Peoples Action. Presentation slides: FY20 Proposed Budget Highlights.
NPA Press Release: NPA releases Community Survey. Survey to determine 1) Community level policy priorities 2) What is working well to uplift Alaska Native well-being, and 3) what could be improved to uplift Alaska Native well-being. The results of this survey will guide NPA’s mission to amplify Alaska Native voices.
Regarding Gov. Dunleavy's proposed FY2020 budget: "Alaska Native voices will help shape our budget and our policies as we continue to exercise our voices and stand up for our traditional ways of life. We need to ensure our budget is representative of all the people, in rural and urban Alaska, and create a prosperous future in Alaska for our kids and our grandkids." - Kendra Kloster
Election Message from our Executive Director, Kendra Kloster: “Congratulations to all the candidates who ran great campaigns and to those heading to Juneau and DC to represent the people. I hope we can come together and work towards increasing public safety, a robust education system in rural and urban Alaska, ensure affordable healthcare is available, and address our fiscal situation.”
Please click HERE for the Alaska Division of Elections results.
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- Alaska Department of Fish and Game: http://www.adfg.alaska.gov/index.cfm?adfg=process.main
- North Pacific Fisheries Management Council: https://www.npfmc.org/upcoming-council-meetings/
- Federal Subsistence Board: https://www.doi.gov/subsistence/board