Consultation in the Pacific Northwest, Portland, Oregon. April 30, 2012

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Consultation in the Pacific Northwest

Monday, April 30, 2012
Portland, Oregon

Mr. James Anaya
Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

All Meetings are Open to the Public

Meeting Location

 NAYA Family Center, 5135 NE Columbia Blvd., Portland, Oregon

12:00 Noon

 Lunch with the National Indian Child Welfare Association, Portland Indian Leaders Roundtable Members (PILR), and Community

1:00 – 2:30 PM

 *Consultation with PILR, Indigenous Governments, Peoples, and Organizations

2:30 – 3: 30 PM

 *Consultation with Portland Youth and Elders Council, PILR, Indigenous Governments, Peoples, and Organizations

3:30 – 4:30 PM


 Break and travel to the Cowlitz Indian Tribe


Meeting Location

 Cowlitz Indian Health Clinic, 1044 11th Ave, Longview, Washington

4:30 – 5:30 PM

 Meal and cultural event hosted by the Cowlitz Indian Tribe

5:30 – 8:30 PM

 *Continued Consultation with Indigenous Governments, Peoples, and Organizations

8:30 PM



*Please contact the following individuals to sign up to make a statement. Also, refer to the attachments to prepare your statements. For more information please go to the following website:

Contact information

Melissa Clyde, Senior Program Director, National Indian Child Welfare Association
Email: or
Phone: (503) 222-4044 Ext. 129 or Cell phone (314) 489-3311

Kristen Potts, Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians
Phone: 503-249-5770 Ext. 2 or Cell phone: 503-504-2692



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