Indigenous Perspectives and Approaches to Climate Action

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University of Victoria, Centre for Indigenous Research and Community-Led Engagement (CIRCLE) and Indigenous Studies are pleased to present a talk by UVic alum and Lubicon Cree educator and activist Melina Laboucan-Massimo on Monday, November 15, 1-3pm (PST) via Zoom.

Please register using the following link.  

Melina Laboucan-Massimo is Lubicon Cree from Northern Alberta and Founder of Sacred Earth Solar as well as Co-founder and Healing Justice Director at Indigenous Climate Action. Melina holds a Master's degree in Indigenous Governance at the University of Victoria with a focus on Renewable Energy. As a part of her master's thesis Melina implemented a 20.8 kW solar project in her home community of Little Buffalo which powers the health centre in the heart of the tar sands.