Media Coverage

Women on Pine Ridge Reservation Create Girl Societies

Photo credit: Voice of America News

The Indigenous Adolescent Girls’ Empowerment Network (IMAGEN), which seeks to empower adolescent Native American girls through girl-centered programming, was featured for Indigenous Peoples Day 2020 in a segment for Voice of America (VOA) News.

Reported by Victoria Kupchinetsky, the 5-minute segment highlights the impact of tailored initiatives for the next generation of women in Indigenous communities of the United States, with stories from the Lakota tribe on Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota.

Watch the segment, featuring Council senior associate Kelly Hallman, on VOA News.

Learn more about IMAGEN.