Indigenous Flotilla of Kayaks & Press Conference Demanding True Climate Solutions at COP21

                   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Saturday, December 5, 2015 Contact: Dallas Goldtooth, Indigenous Environmental Network, France: +33 75 1413 823, US: (708) 515-6158, dallas@ienearth.org Andrew Miller, Amazon Watch, (202) 423-4828, andrew@amazonwatch.org Jonathon Berman, Sierra Club, (202) 495-3033, jonathon.berman@sierraclub.org   ***Media Advisory*** Indigenous Flotilla of Kayaks & Press Conference Demanding True Climate Solutions at COP21   […]

Indigenous Environmental Network Delegation Travels to Paris for UN Climate Talks

MEDIA ADVISORY November 24, 2015 Press Contacts: Dallas Goldtooth, IEN Media-Comms Coordinator, ienpipeline@igc.org Tom Goldtooth, IEN Executive Director, ien@igc.org   Indigenous Environmental Network Delegation Travels to Paris for UN Climate Talks Over 45 Frontline Leaders Will Participate Inside and Outside COP21 Bemidji, MN – The Indigenous Environmental Network (IEN) is taking a delegation of over […]

No War, No Warming – Build an Economy for People and Planet

  MEDIA ADVISORY November 23, 2015 Despite the ban on Protest in Paris, we will be there to raise our voices against war, racism and pollution profiteering. We stand in solidarity with the countless victims of recent violence in Paris, Beirut, and Mali, as well as their families and loved ones. The It Takes Roots […]

The Road to Paris: A Report by Alberto Saldamando

 Report on Climate Change and the Negotiations for Paris Alberto Saldamando, Indigenous Environmental Network, November 17, 2015 The Road to Paris: The Kyoto Protocol uses as a base the States’ emission of GHG in 1990. And the reductions of emissions are measured in tons of GHG and are legally binding. But since the Cancun COP in [...]

First Ever Indigenous Women’s Treaty Signed of “North and South”

September 27, 2015 (New York City, NY) Today marked a historic milestone in the movement for environmental justice and indigenous rights. Indigenous women leaders of the North and South Americas signed a first ever treaty agreement declaring solidarity in the movement to protect Mother Earth from extractive industries. “We give thanks for the guidance and […]

Kandi Mossett of IEN and the Climate Justice Alliance Critiques the U.N.

(New York City) The Climate Justice Alliance, of which the Indigenous Environmental Network is a member of, released a Statement to World Leaders and President Obama at the United Nations Climate Summit on September 23, 2014. “This Sunday, over 400,000 people marched on the streets of New York City in solidarity with communities around the […]

Meet Josephine Mandamin (Anishinaabekwe), The “Water Walker”

With a copper pail of water in one hand and a staff in the other, Josephine Mandamin, an Anishabaabewe grandmother took on a sacred walk, traversing over 10,900 miles around each of the Great Lakes. She is known as the “Water Walker.” According to the Michigan Sea Grant, the Great Lakes shoreline is equal to […]