PARTNERS AND ALLIES
ATCHWECHTEED – RELATIONS
INDIGENOUS TO INDIGENOUS RELATIONS
Treaty Partner: The United Confederation of Taino People (UCTP) is dedicated to the promotion and protection of the human rights, cultural heritage, and spiritual traditions of the Taíno and other Caribbean Indigenous Peoples for the present and future generations.
YAWANAWA NATION OF BRAZIL
Treaty Partner: In Brazil’s most western region, in the state of Acre, in the middle of the Amazon Rainforest, about one thousand indigenous people live and resist today in seven Yawanawá villages. Colonisation, religious missions and rubber tappers almost extinguished them, but they have resisted and now they continue to fight to preserve their tradition.
Affiliate: The International Indian Treaty Council (IITC) is an organization of Indigenous Peoples from North, Central, South America, the Caribbean and the Pacific working for the Sovereignty and Self-Determination of Indigenous Peoples and the recognition and protection of Indigenous Rights, Treaties, Traditional Cultures and Sacred Lands.
The Wabanaki Confederacy are a First Nations and Native American confederation of five principal nations: the Mi'kmaq, Maliseet, Passamaquoddy, Abenaki, and Penobscot.
Committed to Working in Right Relationship
THE WATERSHED CENTER
The Watershed Center is a retreat and resource center for changemakers. Watershed offer seminars, workshops, consulting and organizational retreats designed to help people align their lives with their own deepest sense of purpose, to strengthen the creative capacity of organizations and to facilitate strategic conversations in service of democracy, ecology and liberation.
TRIBAL LINK FOUNDATION
Tribal Link’s mission is to support the empowerment of Indigenous Peoples worldwide by building their capacity to protect their ways of life and preserve their sacred lands and knowledge for the betterment of humanity.
OMEGA CENTER FOR SUSTAINABLE LIVING
The Omega Center for Sustainable Living (OCSL) demonstrates and teaches what is possible through regenerative thinking and design. Their award-winning building, Eco-Machine, community organizing, and innovative educational programs offer visitors and students a path toward a sustainable, just, resilient, and regenerative future. OCSL envisions a world where all people can awaken their full human potential while caring for each other and the Earth.
Relational Uprising support's inspired social movements and community leaders to foster a resilient, interdependent, relational culture of complex connection and inclusion that aligns with the ecology.
DUTCHESS LAND CONSERVANCY
Dutchess Land Conservancy is a non-profit conservation organization dedicated to preserving the rural character, important resources and open lands of Dutchess County, New York. They encourage sound, well-planned growth balanced with the conservation of natural resources and working landscapes to ensure healthy and vibrant communities for the benefit of all generations.
APPALACHIAN MOUNTAIN CLUB - CONNECTICUT CHAPTER
Founded in 1876, the Appalachian Mountain Club promotes the protection, enjoyment, and understanding of the mountains, forests, waters, and trails of America’s Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions. The mission of the Appalachian Mountain Club is to foster the protection, enjoyment, and understanding of the outdoors. They envision a world where being outdoors is an integral part of people’s lives; where our natural resources are healthy, loved and protected.