“No right is more sacred to a nation, to a people, than the right to freely determine its social, economic, political and cultural future without external interference. The fullest expression of this right occurs when a nation freely governs itself.”

The Late Joseph DeLacruz
Quinault Indian Nation

VIDEO:  Where Eagles Fly

This video documentary describes the history, purpose and progress of the Self-Governance Demonstration Project. It is our hope that you will further understand the project itself as well as the reasoning and aspirations behind this historic Tribally-driven initiative.

Sovereign Nation Newsletters Archive (PDF)

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Welcome to our new site!

We are still uploading information and refining/adding pages, but you are welcome to start exploring the Phase I release of the new tribalselfgov.org site. A number of  new features are available, including: a Self-Governance document library, new advisory committee pages, a Self-Governance map project, a timeline of key milestones in the history of Self-Governance and more.

Thank you!

– SGCETC