Indigenous Climate Action

Keynote address by Eriel Tchekwie Deranger of the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation, at the American Public Health Association 2017 annual meeting in 2017.

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 producer, Frieda Werden.

http://wings.org/ftp/2017%20series/WINGS34-17IndigenousClimateAction-28_40.mp3