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2022 Tribal Justice, Safety and Wellness Summit

June 8 @ 1:00 pm - 5:30 pm EDT

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An event every day that begins at 1:00 pm, repeating until June 9, 2022

The National Indian Country Training Initiative is pleased to host the 2022 Tribal Justice, Safety and Wellness Summit sponsored by the Department of the Interior and Department of Justice. The Summit is virtual and will be held the afternoons of June 6-9, 2022. The Summit is intended for federal, state, and tribal law enforcement, prosecutors, advocates, court staff, victim/witness services staff, and tribal leaders.

The Summit features four training tracks:

– Criminal Justice Personnel
– Records Collection and Data Sharing
– Tribal Courts and Corrections
– Missing or Murdered Indigenous Persons

The Summit will be taught by nationally recognized subject matter experts. The Secretary of the Interior and the Attorney General of the United States have been invited to participate. Priority will be given to those individuals working in Indian Country.

The expectation is that applicants will attend the entire course. There is no fee to attend this training. CLE will not be provided.

This media and materials are for Department of Justice use and subject to protection from release
under the Freedom of Information Act, 5 U.S.C. section 552.

Training Dates: June 6-9, 2022
Training Times: 1:00 PM – 5:30/5:45 PM ET

Registration Deadline: June 1, 2022
OLE Notification Deadline: June 3, 2022


Thursday, August 4

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Wednesday, August 3

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Tuesday, August 2

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7:30 am
Registration (Location: Sequoia)

9:00 am
Posting of Colors (Location: Grand Peninsula Ballroom)

9:05 am
Welcome & Opening Prayer

9:10 am
Time of Reflection

9:25 am
Welcome & Opening Message from SGCETC Board of Directors 

9:30 am
Welcome from Tribal Nations within California and Discussion of Hot  Topics

10:15 am
Discussion with Assistant Secretary – Indian Affairs Bryan Newland

10:30 am

10:45 am
Establishing the Bay Area American Indian Cultural District

11:00 am
COVID Update and Indian Health Service Initiatives to Improve Health and Wellbeing

11:30 am
International Decade (2022 – 2032) of Indigenous Language Preservation

11:45 am
Lunch Break

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Breakout Sessions

 2:00 pm – 2:15 pm
Networking Break

2:15 pm – 3:30 pm
Breakout Sessions

3:30 pm- 3:45 pm

3:45 pm
Threats to Tribal Sovereignty: Protecting the Indian Child Welfare Act

(Location: Grand Peninsula Ballroom)

4:05 pm
Self-Governance Updates from DOI, IHS, and DOT

4:45 pm
Tiwahe Initiative – Federal Updates


Additional Meetings and Activities

11:30 am – 5:00 pm
DOI SGDB Training Room (Sand Pebble D)

11:30 am – 5:00 pm
Individual Meetings with OSG Staff- Open (Board Rooms 3 & 4)

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Tribal Caucus for the Food Distribution Program for Indian Reservations Consultation Meeting (Cypress A)