Research Specialist/Coordinator, Environmental Sustainability Initiative, NCAI Sovereignty Institute
National Congress of American Indians
Skills And Qualifications:
NCAI is a national leader in policy and government relations concerning issues impacting Tribal Nations and peoples. The organization provides essential information and education on key policy initiatives, enhances coordination and consultation with tribal governments, and leads efforts to unite tribal advocates to promote progressive, proactive federal Indian policy. NCAI also manages several grants to enhance relationships between tribal governments and federal, state, and local governments to better meet the needs of tribal citizens and uphold the government-to-government principles that are essential to the autonomy of tribal governments. The Research Specialist/Coordinator of NCAI’s Environmental Sustainability Initiative will manage and support the resource development and advocacy functions of NCAI with respect to Environmental Sustainability, Food Sovereignty, Climate Change, Conservation, and related areas.
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