On behalf of the Nez Perce Tribe, we invite you to attend the Rise Up Northwest in Unity Convening on November 1st and 2nd.
The R.U.N. in Unity Convening is an assembly of Northwest partners and allies to connect and unify voices, and develop and implement best practices for the protection and preservation of water, orca, and salmon in the Northwest. This two-day event will focus on prioritizing education, cultural awareness, and the exchange of ideas to address the current needs of water, orca, and salmon through the formulation of solutions and strategies to build a stronger, smarter, and more resilient Northwest. Together, we will explore the opportunities, possibilities, and benefits of our work to safeguard the future of the Northwest. The R.U.N. in Unity Convening event will be open to the public and will focus on providing clear, precise, and factual information to empower informed decision-making. View the R.U.N. in Unity Convening agenda here
What to Expect:
R.U.N. in Unity Convening will center on three critical pillars:
- Education: We will prioritize raising awareness through informative sessions and expert discussions. Expect to leave with a deeper understanding of the challenges facing our precious water, orca, and salmon.
- Cultural Awareness: Explore the rich cultural heritage intertwined with these natural resources. Learn how indigenous communities have been stewards of the land and its inhabitants for generations.
- Solution Formulation: Join us in developing concrete solutions and strategies to bolster the Northwest's resilience. Your ideas and insights will help shape a sustainable future.
- Dates: November 1st to November 2nd, 2023
- Location: Tulalip Resort, Tulalip, Washington, Directions here
- This event is open to all, including Tribal and Non-Profit Organization voices.