We’re recruiting students, teachers, and concerned members of Tribal communities to participate in our first Tribal Climate Change Action Camp, to be hosted at Navajo Technical University in Crownpoint, New Mexico, July 24 to 28, 2017. Registration deadline is June 30, 2017.
The American Indian Higher Education Consortium, Southwest Climate Science Center, South Central Climate Science Center, Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals, and Native Nations Climate Adaptation Program are partnering to provide qualifying applicants training, technical support and a small seed grant of up to $1,500 to carry out a climate resilience project.
Workshop topics include:
- Introduction to climate science
- Climate change adaptation strategies
- Environmental monitoring fundamentals
- Community engagement and organizing strategies
- Planning and implementing a community project
For more information and to register, please visit: AIHEC Tribal Climate Action Camp