Eriel Tchekwie Deranger spoke on indigenous health, Indigenous communities and climate change at the American Public Health Association conference.
Eriel Tchekwie Deranger is the Executive Director of Indigenous Climate Action, Canada’s only Indigenous-led climate justice organization.
A member of the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation(ACFN), Deranger has a far reaching reputation for challenging fossil fuel development and championing the implementation of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.
To bring Eriel Tchekwie Deranger to your campus or organization, contact info [at] eviltwinbooking [dot] org
In addition to keynotes, Eriel can give the following workshops:
How to be an ally: Indigenous Peoples in the Environmental Movement
Decolonization and the climate justice movement
Tar Sands 101: Oil and Indigenous Rights
Introduction into Non-Violent Direct Action
Understanding Indigenous Rights and Climate Justice
Eco-Feminism and Indigenous Rights
Indigeniety: Reclaiming our places and spaces in Modern Society