Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls committee to meet in Moenkopi/Tuba City
Arizona House Democrats, Senate Dems - Indigenous Peoples Caucus
The second meeting of the Study Committee on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls will go on the road next week to the village of Moenkopi and Tuba City on the Hopi and Navajo nations. Members of the public are encouraged to attend and share their testimony on this issue.
Second meeting of the Study Committee on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls, discussing strategies to reduce domestic abuse, collect and share data and take public testimony related to the crisis.
Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls study committee members, including Indigenous Peoples Caucus members Rep. Jennifer Jermaine, who chairs the study committee, and Jamescita Peshlakai, who serves as the study committee's vice chair.
Presenters include Dustin Driscoll of the National Missing and Unidentified Persons System; Jolene Holgate of the Missing and Murdered Diné Relatives Forum; and Carey Onsae-Namoki of the Hopi-Tewa Women's Coalition to End Abuse.
9 a.m. PT/10 a.m. MT, Tuesday, October 29th
Moenkopi Legacy Inn & Suites, 1 Legacy Lane, Moenkopi/Tuba City, AZ 86045