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Sentli Seeds of Sovereignty Summit Working Agenda 5-6-2018

Sentli Seeds of Sovereignty

an International Indigenous Youth Leadership Summit


We are one like the seeds on an ear of corn

Somos uno como las semillas en una mazorca de maíz”

SUMMIT OUTCOME GOAL: To convene a regional Indigenous youth caucus and and generate a youth-led strategic agenda toward advancing their meaningful participation as youth in the United Nation Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues 2019.





8:00-9:00 am

Opening Ceremony: combined with NAISA pre-Conference

Opening Blessing (Faculty Center Rose Garden Patio)

UCLA Organizing Host Committee

9:00-9:30 am

WALK TO James West Alumni Center (JWAC)

Bruin Walk

AIUP Staff

9:30-10:00 am

Welcoming protocols for Sentli Summit: Statement of Purpose and Goals

James West Alumni Center (JWAC)

Marcos Aguilar

Miahuatl Kuauhtzin

Student Council Reps

Honored Guest: Marcos Matias Alonso (Online)

10:00-10:30 am

Person to person introductions

JWAC Collins Conference Room

Student Council Members

10:30-11:15 am

(15 Minutes per speaker)

The UN & Indigenous Peoples

JWAC Collins Conference Room

Evie Reyes-Aguirre

Brian Monongye

Salomon Zavala, Esq.

11:15am-12:00 pm

(15 Minutes per speaker)

First Session of Intergenerational Dialogues: Doctrine of Discovery & Working Group Issues

JWAC Collins Conference Room

Shannon Rivers

Evie Reyes-Aguirre

Angela Mooney D’Arcy

12:00 - 12:30 pm


JWAC Collins Patio


12:30 - 1:30pm

(15 Minutes per speaker)

(15 Minutes for Reflection)

Second Session of Intergenerational Dialogues: Indigenous Peoples Strategic Actions & Issues at the UN

JWAC Collins Conference Room

Angela Mooney D’arcy

Odilia Romero

Policarpo Chaj

1:30 - 3:00pm



Law Working Group

JWAC Collins Conference Room

Ja-Rey Kilpatrick*

Joshua Martinez-Gonzalez*

Natalie Pu Ramos


Language Working Group

JWAC Collins Conference Room

Ansel Rodriguez

Zyana Navarro

Nicole Felix

Jah Bear*

Mayahuell Carrillo


Environment Working Group

JWAC Collins Patio

Johanna Osuna

Nora Perez*

Huitzilin Ayala

Raul Barbosa


Education Working Group

JWAC Collins Patio

Diego Perez*

Christine Estudillo

Zion Aceves

3:00-3:15 pm




3:30 - 5:00 pm

Sentli Seeds of Sovereignty Outcomes Caucus

Chicano Studies Research Center Library

Connor Handley (Global Indigenous Youth Caucus participant) & YOUTH ATTENDEES

5:00 - 5:30 pm

Closing and Departure

Schoenberg Quad

Angela Mooney D’arcy

Marcos Aguilar

Shannon Rivers

Evie Reyes-Aguirre

Policarpo Chaj

Odilia Romero