Goals

Goals of the ND Indian Affairs Commission 


*  Increase and maximize educational opportunities for American Indians in North Dakota

*  Increase the economic self-sufficiency of American Indians in North Dakota and maximize Indian economic development initiatives

*  Achieve parity in employment for Indians of North Dakota

*  Improve the health status of American Indians in North Dakota

*  Increase the public awareness of American Indians

*  Provide for the state and/or federal recognition of North Dakota Indian tribes

*  Promote recognition of and the right of Indians to pursue cultural and religious traditions considered by them to be sacred and meaningful and to promote public understanding and appreciation of Indian culture