Portrait of Winona LaDuke, courtesy Honor the Earth

Winona LaDuke, Economist and Environmental Activist

Rural development economist and environmental justice advocate Winona LaDuke will join AAG President Emily Yeh for a virtual keynote address and conversation during AAG 2022. LaDuke is the founding executive director of Honor the Earth, where she advocates, raises public support, and creates funding for frontline Native environmental groups.

February 27, 2022, 7:00pm Eastern Time (US and Canada) – February 27, 2022, 8:00pm Eastern Time (US and Canada)

 

Portrait of Winona LaDuke, courtesy Honor the Earth

Rural development economist and environmental justice advocate Winona LaDuke (Anishinaabekwe, Ojibwe) will join AAG President Emily Yeh for a virtual keynote address and conversation during AAG 2022.

LaDuke, an enrolled member of the Mississippi band of Ashinaabeg who lives and works on the White Earth Indian Reservation, founded the White Earth Land Recovery Project in 1989 and served as its executive director for 25 years. She is now the founding executive director of Honor the Earth, where she advocates, raises public support, and creates funding for frontline Native environmental groups.

This event is organized by AAG President Emily Yeh.

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