No REDD Tour

Indigenous People Confront False Solutions to Climate Change


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Indigenous Peoples Respond to False Climate Change Solutions!

The tour begins October 16th!

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Monday
10/15

  •  Speakers arriving from Chiapas, Brazil, Ecuador, Minnesota

Tuesday
10/16

  • Foundations Strategy Meeting (not open to the public)
  • Brower Center Event  6:30 PM – doors open, light refreshments, photo exhibit
    o   7:00 – film clip

    o   7:25 – first panel, Tom Goldtooth, Indigenous Environmental Network, moderator;

    • Gloria Ushiga, Association of Zápara women (Ecuador), panelist;
    • Marlon Santi, Kichwa leader (Ecuador), panelist;
    • Berenice Sanchez Lozada, Global Alliance of Indigenous Peoples Against REDD and for Life (Mexico)


    o   8:15 – short break

    o   8:30 – second panel, Tom Goldtooth, Indigenous Environmental Network, moderator;

    • Rosario Aguilar (Chiapas, Mexico), panelist
    • Ninawa, President of the Federation of the Huni Kui (Acre, Brazil), panelist


    o   9:00 – Discussion

    o   9:30 – Conclusion

Wednesday
10/17

 

Thursday
10/18

  • Trip to Sacramento, lobbying Governor’s Office 11 am,
  • Press conference

Friday
10/19

  • 2012 Bioneers Conference, San Rafael, CA – Indigenous Forum Tent
    Friday, October 19, 1:15 – 2:30 p.m.

    • Screening:  A Darker Shade of Green: REDD Alert and the Future of Forests, 30 mins.
      Focus: California AB32 International Offsets in Chaipas, Mexico
    • Presentation of Film: Jeff Conant;
    • Speakers: Berenice Sanchez Lozada, Nahua from Mexico, Rosario Aguilar, Las Margaritas, Chiapas, Mexico

Saturday
10/20

  • 2012 Bioneers Conference, San Rafael, CA – Indigenous Forum Tent                                                    Saturday, October 20, 1:15 – 2:30 p.m.

    • Commodification of the Sacred: Carbon Offsets, REDD + Indigenous Peoples and Genocide
    • Moderator: Tom B.K. Goldtooth, Indigenous Environmental Network
    • Speakers: Marlon Santi, historic leader of the Sarayaku and Ecuador’s indigenous movement; Gloria Ushigua, Zápara from Ecuador, leader of the Zapara Women’s Association; and José Carmelio Alberto Nunes, Ninawá, is President of the Federation of the Huni Kui people of Acre, Brazil.

Sunday
10/21

  • Rights of Mother Earth – Activists Meeting at Bioneers, Indigenous forum Tent, 4:30 PM.

Monday
10/22

 

Tuesday
10/23

 

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