Climate Ready Tribes

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NIHB Announces Climate Ready Tribes Funding Opportunities

Applications due Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Click here to learn more or apply!

About CRT

The National Indian Health Board aims to build the capacity of American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) Tribes to properly assess and prepare for climate change-related health hazards.

It is clear that preparing, mitigating, and adapting for climate change effects is important. Communities that have high vulnerability and exposure to climate hazards are at far greater risk than those with more capacity and resources to effectively deal with adverse environmental-related health effects.

Climate Ready Tribes is a part of NIHB’s nationally-focused public health program that will serve as a resource for information and collaboration in the interest of increasing knowledge of the health effects of climate change.

Learn more about the project – Fact Sheet

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NIHB Contact:

Carolyn Angus-Hornbuckle, JD
Director of Public Health Policy and Programs

National Indian Health Board
910 Pennsylvania Ave, SE
Phone: 202-507-4089
Washington, DC 20003
[email protected]


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