Members of the NENAMC and the Native American International Caucus travel to the Seventeenth Session of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues.
New York, NY: Four members of the Northeast Jurisdiction Native American Ministries Committee will join other United Methodist leaders and representatives of various organizations, Member States, and NGO’s from around the world at the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues at UN Headquarters in New York, April 16-27, 2018 under the theme of “Indigenous Peoples’ Collective Rights to Lands, Territories and Resources”.
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With God’s grace and guidance, the NORTHEASTERN JURISDICTION NATIVE AMERICAN MINISTRIES COMMITTEE will serve as the body that gathers to listen to and support fellow Native United Methodists, partners with all Native Peoples, educates non-Natives, and advocates for Native issues with our strong Native communities in the Northeastern Jurisdiction and beyond.