American Bar Association Webinar: Issues Affecting Native American Communities During the COVID-19 Crisis

April 8, 2020
03:00PM - 05:00PM

All Times Eastern

Date: Wednesday, April 8, 2020
Time: 3:00 – 5:00 PM ET
Register for the Webinar: HERE
The COVID-19 crisis is affecting Native American tribes and urban communities in ways that are unique to this population in terms of health challenges, economic impact and legal issues. This webinar will discuss how Native Americans are being impacted through this crisis both from a health perspective and an economic perspective. This webinar will be segmented into three parts: (1) First, there will be discussion of the provisions in the stimulus packages that are directed to Native communities; (2) Second, the panelists will discuss the unique health and operational challenges in both rural and urban Native communities; and (3) Finally, this webinar will address the economic and legal impact both in the short-term and long-term in tribal communities. NIHB Chief Executive Officer Stacy Bohlen will be a panelist.