SAVE THE DATE: UNITY MEETING
Increasing the Safety of Alaska Native Women
When: October 17, 2018 (9am-1pm)
Where: Westmark in Anchorage, Alaska
Who: Alaska Native village-based advocates / victim services, tribal leadership & community members
Please register at: https://unitymeeting.eventbrite.com
The purpose of this meeting is:
Inform Tribal Leaders about important legislative developments & priorities concerning domestic & sexual violence
Provide information about organizing efforts of tribes & advocates at the local, regional, national & international levels to address the safety of Alaska Native women
Engage Alaska tribal leadership & allies in discussing life-saving reforms in laws & procedures
For more information, please contact Tami Truett Jerue at
As was requested in the first quarterly call in June, we have set up the next quarterly call for September 6, 2017 at 11:00a.m. I am attaching a short agenda and a link for a webinar format. This will enable us to share information visually as well as through the phone. The short agenda includes the following:
1) Welcome and introductions (Darla & Tami)
2) OVW updates (Darla)
3) AK updates (Tami)
4) 2017 Annual Government-to-Government Violence Against Women Tribal Consultation Discussion (Sherriann, OVW Deputy Director Tribal Affairs Division)
5) Grantees Sharing/Q &A
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The Department of Justice Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) invites Tribal Leaders to join the 2017 Annual Government-to-Government Violence Against Women Tribal Consultation. The purpose of this consultation is to solicit recommendations on enhancing safety for American Indian and Alaska Native women, strengthening the Federal response to the crimes of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, stalking, and sex trafficking, and administering grant funds.
The Department of Justice's Annual Tribal Consultation will be open for registration soon.
Please click here to view the Official Tribal Leader Invitation Letter.
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