2016 Tribal Leaders Summit on Climate Change
(Sept 14-15, 2016) partnered w/ Tulalip Tribe, hosted by Lummi
- Best practices and approaches to address climate change impacts to Tribes and tribal communities
- Discuss strategies to protect Tribal treaty rights and trust resources
- Need for immediate government-government consultation on climate impacts and programs
- Tribes must be consulted with on funding and allocation to better meet tribal needs
- Establish a National Tribal Climate Workgroup (ATNI reps)
- ATNI Resolution to be presented for approval Thursday
Tribal Climate Camp (TCC)
July 30 – Aug 4, 2017
University of Washington, Pack Forest Conference Center, Eatonville, Washington
*TCC is organized through a collaboration of Tribal and Non-tribal partners
The Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians (ATNI), Institute for Tribal Government (ITG), United South and Eastern Tribes (USET), and the Department of the Interior’s (USDI) Northwest Climate Science Center (NW CSC) and Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) are collaborating to offer Tribal Climate Camp (TCC) to support teams of tribal leaders, climate change coordinators, planners, and program managers to build skills, gather information, and develop tribal policy needed to address climate change impacts.
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TRIBES & FIRST NATIONS CLIMATE SUMMIT
DEC 13 – 14, 2017 | Tulalip Resort Casino Tulalip, WA
EVENT REGISTRATION |
Tribes and First Nations in the Pacific Northwest have made great progress in observing and documenting environmental change on their homelands, but climate change is increasing at a pace that challenges important ways of life. So Tribes and First Nations across the region are coming together to learn from past work and to discuss how to continue climate change studies to provide the support communities need to adapt and thrive for generations to come. This summit is being led by Tribes and First Nations for Tribal leadership and their staff.
Who Should Attend? Tribal elected and appointed leaders, resource managers, health specialists, traditional elders, scientists, students and practitioners will discuss current issues along four Summit Tracks.
Questions? Contact Peggy@seventhgenerationllc.com
Scholarship Request: 2017 Tribal & First Nations Climate Summit
IMPORTANT!!! Fill out this form ONLY if you are requesting a scholarship to help pay for costs related to the conference indicated below.