For those attending the Communities, Conservation and Livelihoods conference in Halifax, Canada, or those already in that part of the world, you are welcome to a free public event on Monday May 28, 7pm-8:30pm, taking place at Saint Mary’s University. This event, “Indigenous Voices on the Environment and the Economy“, will explore how Indigenous communities across Canada and globally are facing and responding to environmental and livelihood sustainability challenges, drawing on Indigenous perspectives on the environment and natural resource stewardship. Speakers include: Richard Nuna (Innu Nation, Newfoundland & Labrador), Dawn Foxcroft (Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council, British Columbia), Ken Paul (Atlantic Policy Congress of First Nations Chiefs) and Kanyinke Sena (African Commission Working Group on Indigenous Populations and Kenya Advocacy Officer, Minority Rights Group, International). The moderator is Maureen Googoo (kukukwes.com) and the Mi’kmaq welcome will be by Raymond Sewell (Saint Mary’s University). For those not able to attend in person, this event will be available on video in due course.