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ACROSS THE UNITED STATES, NATIVE NATIONS ARE TAKING ACTION TO GUARANTEE ACCESS TO FAIR VOTING AND ELECTIONS. 

At First Nations Voting Rights Conference, we'll compare strategies for equal representation, preparation for the 2020 census, redistricting, and rural addressing projects to ensure that every vote on Native Nations across the US is counted.

 
 
 

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DETAILS

DATES: 

LOCATION: 

 

REGISTRATION:

LODING:

CONTACT:

Wednesday, September 25th -

Friday, September 27th 2019

University of Utah School of Law 

383 South University St E

Salt Lake City, UT 84112

TOPICS OF

DISCUSSION

INCLUDE:​

Discounted lodging rates available from participating hotels - information will be posted two months prior to conference date.

For more information and general inquiry, please contact info@rupcorp.org

DETAILS

DATES: 

LOCATION: 

 

REGISTRATION:

LODGING:

CONTACT:

Wednesday, September 25th -

Friday, September 27th 2019

University of Utah School of Law 

383 South University St E

Salt Lake City, UT 84112

Discounted lodging rates are available from participating hotels - click here for additional information.

For more information and general inquiry, please contact info@rupcorp.org

Scholarships available for lodging and travel expenses.

Complete application here.

TOPICS OF

DISCUSSION

INCLUDE:​

SEE THE FULL CONFERENCE AGENDA HERE

  • Status of Voting Rights in Native America

  • Redistricting 101: What does it mean? When does it happen? How does it affect your area?

  • Micro-perspectives on Census: How to ensure the most accurate count in your area

  • The Voting Rights Act and Your Nation

  • Increasing Indigenous Voter Participation in US Elections

  • Mapping and Redistricting: Drawing Minority Majority Voting Districts

  • All About Voter Registration: Increasing Participation on the Ground

  • Section 203 Language Assistance and the Importance of Language Preservation in Voting

  • Early Voting, Satellite Election Offices, Mail-in Ballots

  • Importance of State Laws on Voting: How you and your government can effect change

  • Rural Addressing and Voting

  • Racial Gerrymandering in Native America

  • Voter Protection: What is it? What you can do to ensure fair election in your area.

  • Independent Redistricting Commissions: What are they? And why they matter.

  • San Juan County, Utah: Lessons for Everyone

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First Nations Voting Rights Conference

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