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The Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC) invites you to Alaska’s premier environmental event of the year, the Alaska Tribal Conference on Environmental Management (ATCEM)!


ATCEM will be held on October 24 -28, 2016. 

The 2016 Alaska Tribal Conference on Environmental Management, organized by the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, is an annual gathering that brings together Tribes, Non-profits, and State and Federal organizations, for a week of environmental conversations. The discussions focus on finding and implementing solutions to address the unique environmental concerns facing Alaskan communities.


2016 ATCEM Themes

  • Traditional Ecological Knowledge and Environmental Values
  • Air Quality and Healthy Homes
  • Water Quality and Sanitation
  • Our Changing Climate
  • Solid Waste Management - Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
  • Brownfields - Repurpose, Redevelopment, Revitalization


2016 Keynote Speakers and Performers

     seven-buffalo-drummers          roald-helgesen          samuel-johns

   Seven Buffalo Drummers - Performers                            Roald Helgesen - ANTHC                   Samuel Johns - Performer 

      lt-governor-byron-mallot               meda-dewitt                byron-nicholai

Lt Governor Byron Mallot               Meda DeWitt - Traditional Healer                Byron Nicholai - Performer

        polly-carr               imamsuat               gary-ferguson

Polly Carr - The Alaska Center                         Imamsuat - Performers                                     Gary Ferguson- ANTHC