Policy Brief: Supporting Tribal Data Governance for Indigenous Community Climate Resilience
|Title||Policy Brief: Supporting Tribal Data Governance for Indigenous Community Climate Resilience|
|Year of Publication||2020|
|Authors||David-Chavez, D, Ferguson, D, Curley, A, Lane, T, Yezzie, S, LeRoy, S, Carroll, SRusso|
Tribal communities have the right to define, collect, protect, interpret, manage, and apply data in a way that respects Indigenous ethics, values, and relational responsibilities. These rights are critically relevant in the context of increasing climate impacts, where Indigenous communities need access to culturally relevant data to inform effective decision-making and to strengthen climate resilience.