15TH INDIGENOUS ENVIRONMENTAL NETWORK PROTECTING MOTHER EARTH CONFERENCE
"ANSWERING MOTHER EARTH’S CALL FOR HEALING – REAFFIRMING OUR ROOTS”
July 17-20th, 2008
Newe Sogobe (Western Shoshone) Territories
Located at the (So Ho Bee) South Fork Pow-Wow Grounds in Lee, Nevada
(Located approximately 22 miles South of Elko, Nevada)
Traditional Gathering – Sacred Fire, Sweats, Camping Style, Circle Talks - Meals provided, bring your own eating utensils. Donations welcomed at the entrance, but not required, please leave dogs and pets home.
Topics to include: Traditional L.A.W.S. (Land, Air, Water, Sun); Mineral Extraction, Energy, Climate Change, Water; Rescinding the Doctrine of Discovery; Food Sovereignty; Un-Doing Colonialism; Youth Activities; Organizing and Action Trainings; Indigenous-Based Environmental Protection & Ecological Knowledge.
Hosted by: Western Shoshone Defense Project (WSDP)
Sponsored by: Indigenous Environmental Network (IEN)
For more information, contact: Simone Senogles, IEN, (218) 751-4967, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Larson Bill, WSDP, (775) 468-0230, Email: email@example.com
(Please tell whoever answers, you are calling about the conference)
Tom B.K. Goldtooth
Indigenous Environmental Network
PO Box 485Bemidji, MN 56619 USA
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: http://www.ienearth.org/