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Research with Indigenous Communities

Land Rights, Sovereignty & Relations

Land sovereignty is the official and unofficial rights of Indigenous Peoples to control and govern Indigenous lands, natural resources, and their cultural significance, and includes issues related to treaty law.

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Map of New England area Tribal lands Native Land Digital provides an interactive international map representing Indigenous land territories. Its purpose is to provide information to advance understanding of the history of colonialism across the world. In addition to the informative and beautiful mapping tools, the organization also provides lists of languages and treaties that may be of use to researchers working to understand Indigenous land relations where they are conducting research.                                                  

Indigenous-led Initiatives & Resources

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