WINGS #14-22 Indigenous Climate Action - for Week of July 18
Eriel Deranger on resistance to fossil fuel mining
Uploaded: 12 Jul, 2022
Recording Date: 5 Dec, 2017
Recording Location: Atlanta, Georgia; Hamden Connecticut; Denman Island BC
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Status: Complete, Ready to Air
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Program Title: WINGS #14-22 Indigenous Climate Action - for Week of July 18
Description: The rousing keynote address by Eriel Tchekwie Deranger of the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation, at the American Public Health Association 2017 annual meeting in 2017. Native peoples still need a seat at the climate negotiating table.
Host(s): Melinda Tuhus
Featured Speakers/Guests: Eriel Tchekwie Deranger is the executive director of Indigenous Climate Action and a member of the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation (ACFN) of Northern Alberta, Canada. Starting with tar sands development opposition, she has become an international spokesperson for indigenous people opposing corporate pollution and demanding formal representation at climate talks.
Credits: Recorded and produced by Melinda Tuhus. WINGS series editor, Frieda Werden.
Comments: For more information, visit https://www.indigenousclimateaction.com/ and https://www.aptnnews.ca/nation-to-nation/glasgow-climate-deal-incredibly-watered-down-on-indigenous-rights/
Health > Food and NutritionType: Weekly Program
Environment > Climate Change
Science and Technology
Politics > Activism
Spirituality and Religion
Regional > Canada > Alberta
Society and Culture
Environment > Pollution
Politics > First Nations
|Comments: Keynote address by Eriel Tchekwie Deranger of the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation, at the American Public Health Association 2017 annual meeting in 2017. Recorded by Melinda Tuhus,