• REMARKS: Secretary Deb Haaland
Secretary of the Interior Deb Haaland
delivers a keynote at the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues
on April 19, 2021.
“I believe we can meet this moment with solutions that uplift communities everywhere with the power of Indigenous resilience, language, and knowledge,” Haaland said in her address, which was delivered via video
“With Indigenous knowledge, our world can usher in a new era of peace, justice, and strong institutions to meet this moment and move our planet toward a more sustainable future,” said Haaland, who is the first Native person to lead the Department of the Interior
The UN Forum
runs through April 30.