2019 Tribes and First Nations Climate Summit

Date
Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - 3:00pm to Wednesday, July 31, 2019 - 3:00pm
Location
Northern Quest Resort and Casino
United States

The 2019 Summit will convene Tribes and First Nations  to advance tribal climate change policy and action by discussing current issues related to these Summit themes.

  • Traditional Knowledges: How are traditional knowledges shaping conservation and adaptation actions, while ensuring that the information is protected?
  • Tribal Climate Resiliency: How are vulnerability assessments, adaptation planning, and approaches to resiliency increasing tribal engagement in climate change mitigation and adaptation?
  • Advancing Policy: How can Tribes engage in climate policy to build tribal capacity and craft a unified message in support of tribal climate resiliency?
Who Should Attend?

Tribal elected and appointed leaders, cultural and natural resources staff, health specialists, traditional elders, scientists, students and practitioners, among others.