Government Accountability Office Presentation

Thursday, December 8, 2016

On December 8, 2016 USIDSN Co-founders and NNI staff Stephanie Carroll Rainie and Desi Rodriguez-Lonebear presented, “United States Indigenous Data Sovereignty” to the Government Accountability Office. The presentation provided an overview of Indigenous data sovereignty, the history of data about tribes and their citizens, and what Indigenous data sovereignty looks like in action today, citing examples from Native nations in the US. There were about 60 people who attended the meeting onsite and another 100 people who viewed the presentation online.