Issues Confronting Indigenous Women in Rural USA

Issues Confronting Indigenous Women in Rural USA

UN Commission on the Status of Women Parallel Event Panel
THURSDAY, MARCH 8
2:30 - 4:00 P.M.
UN CHURCH CENTER BUILDING, 2ND FLOOR
777 1st Avenue at 44th Street, New York City, NY


COME CELEBRATE INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY WITH US – MARCH 8

Lisa Lone Fight (Mandan/Hidatsa/Sahnish), www.earthlodge.net,
“Theft of Indigenous Women’s Intellectual Property”
Marcella Giles (Muscogee/Creek), Indian Land Working Group,
“Indian Land Use, Management & Ownership”
Carmen O’Leary (Cheyenne River Sioux), Native Women’s Society of the
Great Plains, “Violence (Sexual & Domestic) Against Indigenous Women”
Nichole Witt (Sichangu), White Buffalo Calf Woman Society
“Physical & Mental Health Issues”
Peggy Bird (Kewa Pueblo), Panel Moderator & Contextualizer

For more information, contact kathysloan128@gmail.com or 860-521-8079
www.now.org, FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC – NO CSW REGISTRATION REQUIRED
COME CELEBRATE INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY WITH US – MARCH 8