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66th UNITED NATIONS DPI / NGO CONFERENCE 2016

TA’KAIYA BLANEY

NGO-ConferencebrandingMainGlobal Citizens as Stewards of the Planet: Energy, Environment and Climate Change

GYEONGJU, REPUBLIC OF KOREA

30 May – 1 June 2016

Ta’Kaiya Blaney, NCS Youth Ambassador will join the 66th United Nations DPI / NGO Conference to explore why cultivating empathy and a scientific appreciation for the natural world, environmental justice, and responsibility towards future generations must be at the core of education for global citizenship.  In today’s era of climate change, global pollution, natural resource depletion, and threats to biodiversity, societies are reassessing the value placed on the natural environment and exploring how formal and informal education, training and grassroots advocacy can strengthen humankind’s capacities to exist on this planet.

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INDIGENOUS LEADER MURDERED DESPITE POLICE PROTECTION

Berta Cáceres

Berta Caceres, the coordinator and co-founder of the Council of Indigenous Peoples of Honduras, or COPIHN, was killed by unknown assailants early Thursday morning at 1:00 a.m. local time inside her home in La Esperanza in the western province of Intibuca. Caceres was leader of the Lenca Indigenous community and was a staunch human rights defender. She won the prestigious Goldman Environmental Prize in 2015. Her assassination has rapidly sent shock waves across the country and sparked outrage over her death.

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2015 NAAEE CONFERENCE

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TA’KAIYA BLANEY

On the path to the Paris for the United Nations Conference on Climate Change COP21, NCS Youth Ambassador Ta’Kaiya Blaney will be the youngest game changer under 25 on a panel featuring environmental and social justice activists from the U.S., Canada and Mexico at the North American Association for Environmental Education NAAEE.

“I believe our generation does not see activism just as a necessity or obligation, but a beautiful opportunity to invent the unexpected and to spread our optimism that we can make a better world.” – Ta’Kaiya

Urge your leaders to stop the global warming pollution that causes climate change. Sign The CLIMATE ACTION Petition HERE

3E FILM FESTIVAL

3E Film Festival

TA’KAIYA BLANEY

NCS Youth Ambassador Ta’Kaiya Blaney will be performing and speaking at the 3E Film Festival Tuesday, August 18th 7-10 pm

Kay Meek Centre Studio Theatre
1700 Mathers Avenue, West Vancouver
Squamish First Nation Traditional Territory

SAVING MY TOMORROW (PART 4)

PART 4 JUNE 9

Saving My TomorrowNative Children’s Survival Youth Ambassador Ta’Kaiya Blaney shares her music, wisdom, and hope in the HBO Documentary Series SAVING MY TOMORROW.

From the children who will inherit the planet, comes a collection of songs, activism, and heartfelt tips for protecting Mother Earth.

Kids share their thoughts on subjects ranging from endangered animals and pollution to climate change.

SAVING MY TOMORROW Part 4 Premieres Tuesday June 9, 2015 at 7PM.

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