This year marks our 45th year of promoting and amplifying Indigenous voices through our publications! The latestissue of theCultural Survival Quarterlyisdedicated to uplifting the voices, experiences, and diverse identities of Indigenous women. We bring you stories that highlight only a glimpse of the multitude of roles Indigenous women play in strengthening and building our communities. These are true accounts of perseverance, strength, resilience, love, and care for children, families, communities, and Mother Earth.
Join us for this free webinar and learn from Indigenous women experts and human rights defenders who are on the frontlines of climate change mitigation, conservation and land defense.
Moderator: Galina Angarova (Buryat), Executive Director, Cultural Survival
Panelists: Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim (Mbororo), President of the Association for Indigenous Women and Peoples of Chad (AFPAT) Gertrude Kenyangi (Batwa), Executive Director, Support for Women in Agriculture and Environment (SWAGEN), Uganda Christa Mancias (Esto’k Gna), Carrizo Comecrudo Tribe of Texas Tribal Secretary, USA Tarcila Rivera Zea (Quechua), Founder and Vice-President, Chirapaq, Peru
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All payments (including purchase orders payments) must be received by March 26, 2021.
AISES Leadership Summit Cancellation Policy
The American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) will have no liability to event registrants (whether they attend the event in person or virtually) on account of any loss or damage resulting from any delay, failure, or cancellation with respect to its Leadership Summit if such delay or failure is caused, in whole or in part, by acts of God, strikes, lockouts, riots, acts of war, earthquake, fire, explosions, situations that make it inadvisable to travel or gather in large groups, or other events, including occurrences or causes beyond the control of AISES (each a “Force Majeure Event”).
If AISES should have to cancel its Leadership Summit (whether it be a combined in person and virtual live event, an all in person event, or an all virtual live event) for a reason other than a Force Majeure Event, registrants will be given the option of a refund for their registration fees according to the AISES registration cancellation policy as noted here/or listed above, or to donate their registration fees to AISES.
Cancellation and Refund Policy
AISES will grant a full refund less a 10% processing fee to any individual who cancels their registration no later than Friday, March 5, 2021. Individuals who cancel their registration on or before March 19, 2021 will be charged 50% of their registration fee. No refunds for cancellations will be granted after March 19, 2021.
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Code of Conduct
All Leadership Summit participants are expected to adhere to the AISES standards of conduct throughout the meeting. Anyone found violating the code will be asked to leave the conference immediately.
Registration scholarships to the 2021 AISES Leadership Summit are available to college students, educators/advisors, and professionals interested in partcipating in the 2021 Leadership Summit but unable attend due to financial hardship. Apply at: https://forms.aises.org/2021-summit-scholarship
Registration scholarship applicants should complete the application before registering for the 2021 Leadership Summit. Selected applicants will receive a discount code to be entered during registration.
April 22, from 3 to 4:30 p.m.
May 3, from 8 to 9:30 a.m.
Each virtual webinar will include the same Alzheimer’s and dementia educational program, along with fun, interactive activities focused on the 10 Ways to Love Your Brain. A different guest speaker will be highlighted during each webinar session during the "Ask the Expert" moderated Q&A section.
The April 22 webinar will feature Dr. Vimal Aga of Oregon Health & Science University and the May 3 webinar will feature Bandana Shrestha of AARP Oregon.
Alzheimer's Association Oregon & Southwest Washington Chapter, 1650 Northwest Naito Parkway, Ste. 190, Portland, OR 97209 alz.org/orswwa | 503.416.0201
The Alzheimer's Association® is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research. Our mission is to lead the way to end Alzheimer's and all other dementia — by accelerating global research, driving risk reduction and early detection, and maximizing quality care and support. Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's and all other dementia.™
Hayu Tilixam, "Many Nations" will welcome 50 families to the Cully neighborhood and provide permanent supportive housing opportunities to 9 of those families. We want to thank all our funders and partners who have made Hayu Tilixam a reality, especially our project partners, Community Development Partners and the Native American Rehabilitation Association of the Northwest.
We hope you can attend our online event to celebrate new opportunities in supportive housing, with wraparound services to residents. Your friendship is important to us and we cannot wait to share this wonderful community milestone with you.
To enhance the diverse strengths of our youth and families in partnership with the community through cultural identity and education.
Founded by the community, for the community, NAYA is rooted in tradition. We work to identify and provide intentional services that will guide our people in the direction of personal success and balance, empowering positive change and cultural wealth.