Crow Indian Reservation case study

Key Themes: Economy -Tribal Infrastructure - Empathy - Roadblocks

Issues: Historic Preservation - COVID - 19 - Voter Rights - Employment

Strategies: Government and Tribal Council involvement

Forms of Access: Community 

Reference: https://muninetworks.org/content/indigenous-networks

https://nbcmontana.com/news/local/fcc-grants-broadband-licenses-to-7-of-8-montana-tribes

Blackfeet Nation case study

Key Themes: Education - Reliance -  Tribal Infrastructure - Engagement - Motivation

Issues: Telehealth - Educational Success - Employment

Strategies: Securing Funding - Partnerships

Forms of Access: Tribe owned Fiber optic network

Reference: https://nativenews.jour.umt.edu/projects/2021-home/investing-in-connection/