Training/Conference/
Event
Date/Location Description
2nd Annual Seminole Tribe Renewable Energy and Sustainability Conference Feb. 5-7, 2019
Hollywood, FL
The 2nd Annual Seminole Tribe of Florida Renewable Energy & Sustainability Conference will focus on the newly changing landscape for Tribal energy development & sustainability, including best practices, federal leadership, policy, and regulatory changes, funding a project, and project planning/development trends. The Conference will give Tribes and First Nations an opportunity to explore the range of renewable energy and sustainability opportunities that exist and how to start the process. For more info., visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2nd-annual-seminole-tribe-of-florida-renewable-energy-sustainability-conference-2019-february-5-7-tickets-50166402059
Environmental Review Training Jan. 22-24, 2019
Charlotte, NC
This 3-day training provides Tribes and Tribally Designated Housing Entities (TDHEs) with specific instructions and guidelines for carrying out their responsibilities under the environmental review process according to 24 CFR Part 58: Environmental Review Procedures for Entities Assuming HUD Environmental Responsibilities. The environmental review process is required for all HUD ONAP assisted projects to ensure that the proposed project does not negatively impact the surrounding environment and that the property site itself will not have an adverse environmental or health effect on end users. Hotel Reservations: Call 704-335-5400 or 1-800-HOLIDAY. Reference code: National American Indian Housing Council Or Online at: Holiday Inn Hotel Reservation Group code: AIH
IHP/ APR Training March 26-27, 2019
Sacramento, CA
Successful submission of an Indian Housing Plan (IHP) and an Annual Performance Report (APR) is a compliance requirement for all Indian tribes and Alaska Native villages that are eligible recipients under the Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Act of 1996 (NAHASDA) Indian Housing Block Grant (IHBG) program. The IHP indentifies need and describes the recipient’s plans for using the IHBG to carry out eligible housing activities. The APR describes progress made toward meeting the IHP goals and demonstrates financial accountability. Registration for this training is FREE, but you must register to attend. Registration is available online at http://www.firstpic.org/events/.
19th Annual Travois Indian Country Affordable Housing & Economic Development Conference April 9-11, 2019
Miami, FL
This one-of-a-kind educational conference brings together industry leaders with experienced tribal developers and young professionals to learn and share innovative practices on developing homes and businesses in Native communities. We provide detailed instruction on securing funding for affordable housing developments, the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program, economic development, the New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) program, asset management and compliance, architectural design and construction monitoring and Sustainable, Responsible, Impact (SRI) Investing. The annual conference is free of charge for qualifying attendees who work in housing, community or economic development and who serve American Indian, Alaska Native or Native Hawaiian communities or people. For more info., visit www.travois.com/news-events/annual-conference-information or call or email the planning team at 816-994-8970 or comm@travois.com.
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