[Gates Public Service Law Program Speaker Series] Miller: "Climate Change and Tribal Sovereignty"

Start Date/Time: Thursday, April 21, 2011, 5:00 PM
Location: William H. Gates Hall Room 138

Heather Kendall Miller is an Athabascan Attorney for the Native American Rights Fund). Ms. Kendall Miller's work focuses on tribal sovereignty, Alaska Native subsistence hunting and fishing rights and climate change. Miller will discuss a variety of current issues relating to Native Alaskans, including the impact of climate change on tribal ways of life. She is currently involved in the appeal of Kivalina v. Exxon Mobil Corp., a law suit over the effects of climate change on a coastal Alaska Native Village.