Groups - Indigenous
The Woodbine Ecology Center offers courses, workshops, and events related to social and ecological issues ranging from permaculture to restorative justice. WEC is based on the teachings and wisdom of indigenous people and emphasizes our connection to the earth, mutual aid, interdependence and appreciation. Their focus includes healing relationships with all beings, pursuing truth and social reconciliation, and decision-making that extends our responsibility to the next seven generations.
IEN is a grassroots network of Indigenous peoples building the capacity of Indigenous communities and tribal governments to protect sacred sites, land, water, air, natural resources, health, and to build economically sustainable communities. IEN has an informational clearinghouse; organizes campaigns and direct actions to influence policy and public awareness; convenes local, regional and national meetings on these issues; builds alliances among Indigenous communities, tribes, ethnic organizations, faith-based and women groups, youth, labor, environmental organizations.