2022 National Tribal Leaders Climate Change Summit

Event Type: In Person
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Location: Airway Heights, WA
Topic: Asserting Tribal Sovereignty on the Path to Climate Justice

Cost: Free to $$$

ATNI's 5th Annual Summit will engage Tribal leaders and citizens, Tribal staff, Tribal youth and collaborators in conversation about navigating the cultural, economic, and social challenges of climate change. Our objectives will be to: 

  1. Hear from Tribal communities on the frontlines of climate change;
  2. Explore what a just transition looks like for diverse Tribal Nations; &
  3. Discuss how Tribal sovereignty and co-management can advance climate action.

After registering, let us know if you wish to give a Lightning Talk (2-3 minutes) and poster presentation.

Lodging: The Summit will be held at the Northern Quest Resort, where  a block of room has been reserved at a reduced rate ($129/night) until Oct. 31, 2022. To make a reservation, call 1-877-871-6772 and mention the “ATNI Climate Summit”.

Summit Partners: The Summit is being co-hosted by the Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Tribal Climate Change Network, Northwest Climate Adaptation Science Center, Oregon State Univ., Univ. of Washington, Washington Environmental Council, and Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals.