Giving Compass' Take:
- In this panel, experts discuss the effects of climate change on rural and Native Nations, along with climate-smart solutions to these issues.
- How can donors support environmental justice initiatives?
- Learn more about climate action here.
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Drought and wildfire in the West, rising seas and erosion in the Mississippi River Delta, and erratic weather patterns throughout the entire country are destabilizing rural and Tribal economies and quality of life. These climate impacts are worsening the already disproportionate burdens placed on rural people and Native nations because of a history of disinvestment and extractive natural-resource industry practices. In the face of these simultaneous global and hyper-local challenges, rural America and Native nations are essential partners in forging a different future.
Read the full article about climate-smart solutions at The Aspen Institute.