Human wellbeing and the health of our environment are inseparable. Indigenous Peoples have long recognized that nature has inherent and inalienable rights and have actively integrated that philosophy into their stewardship. Understanding our symbiotic relationship with the environment can help inform inclusive, actionable steps towards health and healing.

Brought to you by the University of Washington’s College of the Environment, this live discussion featured:

  • Paulette Jordan, founder and chairwoman of Save the American Salmon and proud member of the Coeur d’Alene Tribe
  • Sally Jewell, former Secretary of the Interior

Watch the recording of the 2021 Doug Walker lecture below.