CENTER FOR ENVIRONMENTAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Climate Change & Indigenous Peoples: Responses and Actions

March 5, 2005, Public Interest Environmental Law Conference, Eugene, OR

Indigenous groups will likely be the people affected most immediately and severely by climate change. This panel discussed ways to increase public awareness and participation in policy making, as well as the role of legal actions.

Panelists

Rosalie Little Thunder
Chairperson,
Seventh Generation Fund

Jihan Gearon
Research Associate and Climate Justice Corps Coordinator,
Environmental Justice and Climate Change Initiative
which is a program of
Redefining Progress

Tero Mustonen
Project Manager,
SnowChange

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