The Conservation through Reconciliation Partnership and Anishinabe Business Professional Association (ABPA) hosted the first webinar in Natural Climate Solutions series. Moderated by Jason Rasevych (ABPA), the webinar brought together speakers from Indigenous organizations, the businesses community, and environmental organizations to showcase Indigenous-led natural climate solutions in Canada.

We were joined by managers of forest management projects David Flood RPF, Wahkohtowin Development GP Inc., Chris Angeconeb (President and CEO AurCrest Gold Inc/Lac Seul First Nation) and Colin Shawinimash (Agoke Development Corp), technical practitioners Jamie MacKinnon (Bluesource) and Joseph Pallant (Ecotrust), and Steven Nitah (Indigenous Leadership Initiative, CRP Leadership Circle) and Jenny Brown (Nature United) who shared about the connection between Indigenous Protected and Conserved Areas and natural climate solutions.

Nature and Carbon: Opportunities and Challenges for Indigenous Leadership