RNPN Resilience Exhange: Tribal Perspectives on Resilience

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Join the Resilient Nation Partnership Network (RNPN) and the Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals (ITEP) for a conversation on Tribal Perspectives on Resilience.

Date: May 25, 2022

Time: 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm

Virtual

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Event Details

Join the Resilient Nation Partnership Network (RNPN) and the Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals (ITEP) for a conversation on Tribal Perspectives on Resilience.

The event is part of the RNPN’s Resilience Exchange series. It offers monthly sessions to share knowledge on a particular area of hazard resilience. The RNPN has representation from over 1,500 organizations. We help communities become more resilient to natural disasters and climate-related events.

Speakers

  • Moderator: Nikki Cooley, Diné Nation; Indigenous Scientist and Educator; and Co-Manager, Tribes & Climate Change Program, ITEP
  • Panelist: James Charles, President, Volya Innovative Solutions; Consultant for Seminole Tribe of Florida Tribal Historic Preservation Office and Environmental Resource Management Department
  • Panelist: Kenneth Weitzel, Natural Resource Specialist, Central Council of the Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska
  • Panelist: Althea Walker, (Nez Perce/Hopi/Gila River), Co-Director and Community Resilience Lead, Climate Science Alliance
  • Panelist: Amelia Marchand, Co-Creator, L.I.G.H.T. Foundation & Public Voices Fellow on the Climate Crisis

 

Event Resources

Last updated May 4, 2022