Upcoming Events & Meetings

Indigenous peoples’ agency for an equitable and resilient food system

Zoom

Speakers include: Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, Tebtebba Foundation / Omar Revelo, Comunitario Bajo Mira y Frontera / Andrea Carmen, The International Indian Treaty Council / Vijay Kumar, Rythu Sadhikara Samstha (Farmers' Empowerment Corporation) / Justin Assomoyi, Ministry of Justice – Republic of Congo / Phrang Roy, The Indigenous Partnership for Agrobiodiversity and Food Sovereignty / Mai Thin…

The 2nd Meeting of the International Indigenous Peoples Forum on Food Sovereignty

Zoom

The need to establish this Independent Forum was agreed at the Indigenous Peoples’ Global Consultation for the UN Food Systems Summit (UNFSS) on May 29-30 , 2021.  Its focus is  information-sharing and discussion of strategies to strengthen the self-determined participation of Indigenous Peoples in UN bodies impacting Indigenous Peoples’ Food Systems and Right to Food. …

Free

3rd meeting International Indigenous Peoples Forum on Food Sovereignty September 25

Zoom

3rd meeting International Indigenous Peoples Forum on Food Sovereignty, September 25 3a reunión del Foro Internacional de los Pueblos Indigenas sobre la Soberanía Alimentaria el 25 de Septiembre Date: Saturday, September 25th, 2021 @ 6:00 AM – 8:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time REGISTRATION LINK: https://Link.iitc.org/FSZoom The need to establish this Independent Forum was agreed at…

American Indian Cultural District Anniversary & Cultural Hub Celebration

Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture 2 Marina Blvd, San Francisco, CA

Save the Date! American Indian Cultural District One Year Anniversary & Cultural Hub Grand Opening Celebration Honoring Voices of the Past & Elevating Visions of the Future   The American Indian Cultural District Staff and Advisory Board Members invite you to join and celebrate the One Year American Indian Cultural District Anniversary & Cultural Hub…

Free

IITC Alcatraz Sunrise Gathering and Indigenous Peoples Day Yerba Buena Gardens

Yelamu, Ohlone Territory - San Francisco, CA CA

Annual Sunrise Gathering on Alcatraz Island Ohlone Welcome, Pomo/Ohlone Inter-tribal, Aztec and other Indigenous Nations dancers and cultural presenters, and the All Nations Drum. $11.00 general admission Ticket booth opens at 4:15am Boats will depart Pier 33 at approximately 5:00am, 5:15am, and 5:45am. Children under 5 years of age are free. The event will be broadcast live…

$11.00

COP 26 IITC Protected Areas Side Event

Protecting Indigenous Peoples' rights in Climate Change and Biodiversity responses including the creation of "Protected Areas" under the 30 X 30 Program and the market-based approaches proposed in Article 6 of the Paris Rulebook being negotiated at COP26. Opening comments by session moderator Rochelle Diver, Anishnaabe, IITC Environmental Health Program Coordinator. Open discussion will follow.…

IITC side event at COP 26

In 2022, the Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation Mr. Pedro Arrojo Agudo will focus one of his two thematic reports on the theme of the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation of indigenous peoples. In preparation for this study the IITC will host a “brainstorming consultation”…

What is Mercury? – Part # 1: How Does Mercury Affect Us As Indigenous Peoples?

The International Indian Treaty Council’s Environmental Health Program invites you to a 4-part webinar series: What is mercury? How does it enter our waters, ecosystems, food sources and bodies?  What are the impacts of this neurotoxin on our health and childrens’ development? What actions can we take in our tribal nations and communities? How can…

4th Meeting of the International Indigenous Peoples Forum on Food Sovereignty

Date: Saturday, November 20th, 2021 @ 9:00 PM – 11:00 PM Mountain Standard Time (Find Your Time Zone and Date) Description: The need to establish this Independent Forum was agreed at the Indigenous Peoples’ Global Consultation for the UN Food Systems Summit (UNFSS) on May 29-30, 2021. Its focus is information sharing and discussion of…

International Indian Treaty Council Annual Indigenous Peoples Thanksgiving Sunrise Gathering

Yelamu, Ohlone Territory - San Francisco, CA CA

International Indian Treaty Council Annual Indigenous Peoples Thanksgiving Sunrise Gathering November 25th, 2021 Yelamu, Ohlone Territory (San Francisco California) Boats will depart Pier 33 at 4:15am, 4:30am, 4:45am, 5:00am, 5:15am, 5:30am, 5:45am, and 6:00am.  The ticket booth opens at 3:00 am on Thursday, November 25, 2021.  General admission is $14.00 per person. Children under 5 are…

$14.00

IITC does not receive any state or federal funding. Instead, we rely on the generous support of foundation grants, Indigenous Nations and Tribes, and contributions from private donors, friends and allies to sustain our work. Please consider contributing to support the work of IITC. Whether it be monthly giving or a one time donation, any amount helps and all are tax deductible.