C., has internship opportunities available for undergraduate or graduate students, as well as individuals at an early stage of their career.
The MOU is designed to improve the protection of and access to sacred sites through interagency coordination and collaboration.
The signatories developed the video in conjunction with experts from across the federal government, Indian Country, academia, and tribal advocacy groups.
The interagency work group, which ACHP staff and Members also participated in, was set up last fall following criticism and protests from tribes and other members of the public over whether the Army Corps of Engineers and other planning agencies were obtaining adequate input from tribes on infrastructure projects such as the Dakota Access Pipeline.
The group held several tribal consultation meetings over the course of the fall that examined steps the federal government might take to better ensure meaningful tribal input into infrastructure project reviews and decisions.
Through the African American Civil Rights Grant Program, were helping our public and private partners tell unique and powerful stories of the African American struggle for equality in the 20th Century, National Park Service Acting Director Michael Reynolds said. 21, the President announced his intention to appoint Reno Keoni Franklin as the new Native American/Native Hawaiian member of the ACHP. 16, President Barack Obama signed the National Park Service Centennial Act into law.
It is Public Law 114-289 https:// The bill contained amendments to the National Historic Preservation Act that the ACHP had been pursuing for several years.Rae Gould helped analyze tribal comments and draft the report.The report can be viewed at https://gov/cs/groups/public/documents/document/idc2-060030Interagency Group Releases Sacred Sites Training Video An interagency working group released an online training video designed to help federal agencies meet their legal responsibilities in protecting places of sacred significance to Indian tribes and accommodating access to them.The video is one of the products issued as part of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) the ACHP entered into in 2012 with the Departments of Defense, the Interior, Agriculture, and Energy.The course is designed for use by federal, state, and tribal governments, as well as members of the public interested in learning about sacred sites protection.