Trainings & Events

2021 Webinars

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Webinar: Bureau of Indian Affairs Tribal Climate Resilience Program

The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) has announced the availability of funding through the Tribal Climate Resilience Program. Please visit the following link for more information: Click HERE.
Proposals are due Friday, April 23, 2021.

The Tribal Climate Resilience Program supports Tribes preparing for climate change that impacts tribal treaty and trust resources, economies, infrastructure, and human health and safety. The Program will also provide funding for projects that support Tribal resilience and ocean and coastal management planning.

During this webinar, BIA provided information about available funding for Tribal activities that support Tribal climate adaptation and resilience planning, ocean and coastal management planning, and relocation, managed retreat, or protect-in-place planning and design activities for coastal and riverine communities.

FAQs NOFO [pdf]

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Rachael Novak, Acting BIA Tribal Climate Resilience Program Coordinator
Alyssa Samoy, BIA Natural Resources Specialist
Webinar: Grant writing 101: Access More Funding for Your Climate Change Activities

This webinar covers the fundamentals of writing a competitive funding proposal so that your grant writing efforts are more effective and bring in more dollars. The emphasis will be on climate change programming (vulnerability assessments, adaptation planning, or risk assessment). Objectives include: 1) familiarize participants with the grant writing process 2) provide resources for climate-related funding and 3) support shared learning and build community.

Grant Writing 101: Access More Funding for Your Climate Change Program [pdf]
Grant Writing 101 Worksheet [pdf]

Webinar Video:

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Chas Jones, Ph.D.: Tribal Climate Resilience Liaison, Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians (ATNI) and NW Climate Adaptation Science Center
Meade Krosby, Ph.D.: University Deputy Director, NW Climate Adaptation Science Center and Senior Scientist, Climate Impacts Group
This panel discussion features two film participants and the co-director of the film who discuss Tribal climate adaptation, mitigation efforts, and more.

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Film Trailer:

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Anna Palmer, Producer and co-director
Vikki Preston, Cultural Resources Technician III at the Karuk Tribe, Department of Natural Resources
Dr. Frank Lake, Ph.D. Research Ecologist, USDA Forest Service

For more information please contact:
Nikki Cooley, Co-Manager
Karen Cozzetto, Co-Manager