Climate Change

Terri Hansen
3/15/16
A mere eight years ago, climate scientists were hard put to pinpoint the influence of climate change on weather events such as hurricanes...
ICTMN Staff
2/29/16
The snowpack in the Sierra Nevada was at its lowest in 500 years during 2015, and that is bad news for tribes farther south of the mountain range that straddles California and Neva...
Terri Hansen
2/5/16
It has taken well over a decade of advocating on behalf of his tribe to keep his scattered community intact as their island on Louisiana’s Gulf coast disappears under Gulf of Mexic...
David Wiwchar
1/18/16
The effects of climate change are going to have a devastating effect on coastal British Columbia First Nations within the next few decades, according to a new scientific report...
Dominique Godrèche
1/8/16
Ta’Kaiya, whose very name means “Special Water,” grew up in Vancouver, raised by her mother, a teacher, and her father, a social worker for Squamish youth...
Dominique Godrèche
12/19/15
The huge Native presence at the United Nations COP 21 climate talks in Paris was in line with the intimate relationship that these diverse cultures have with the environment...
Terri Hansen
12/14/15
The global Paris agreement struck by nearly 200 countries on December 12 is heralded as the first climate agreement to commit all countries to cut carbon emissions...
DOMINIQUE GODRÈCHE
12/10/15
A million acres of traditional land regained. A successful fight against a dam project that would have decimated sacred territory...
Terri Hansen
12/9/15
Indigenous Peoples lobbied participating countries at the United Nations Conference on Climate Change (COP21) in Paris to adopt a strong human rights approach and take into conside...
ICTMN Staff
12/7/15
The inclusion of Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde and other aboriginal representatives in the official Canadian delegation to the United Nations climate ta...

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