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Southwest Tribal Climate Change Network Call for September
September 13 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
The University of Arizona Southwest Tribal Climate Change Network Call for September will take place on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 11 am (Arizona time).
Please join us for the following presentations:
“Full Circle Food Systems: Creating Connection”
Jessica Pacheco, undergraduate at the University of Arizona; Research Fellow with the UA Native American Research & Training Center (NARTC); and Intern with the UA Community School Gardens Program (CSGP).
“Bridging Collaborative Interactions Among Tribes & Researchers”
IngriQue Salt, Tribal Liaison at the UA College of Pharmacy, Southwest Environmental Health Sciences Center.
To join the call, register on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 11:00 AM (Arizona time), at this URL: https://zoom.us/j/216364480
The Network is open to tribes, tribal organizations, agencies, and other interested individuals, and it meets monthly through Zoom. The goals of the network are to (1) identify existing tribal climate change efforts being undertaken in Arizona, California, Colorado, Louisiana Nevada, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, and Utah; (2) assist Native Nations in identifying and building capacity for adaptation and in identifying climate-related sources of risk and opportunity; (3) coordinate the efforts of climate/environment researchers and practitioners; and, (4) strengthen collaborative networks and relationships between researchers, tribal members and other potential partners. Additional project activities will be identified as the project progresses.
1. Welcome and Introductions
2. Guest Presentations (listed below)
3. Jessica Pacheco, “Full Circle Food Systems: Creating Connection”
4. IngriQue Salt, “Bridging Collaborative Interactions Among Tribes & Researchers”