Holding the Fire: Indigenous Voices on the Great Unraveling

Finding Encouragement in Community with Shoba Liban

November 28, 2023 Post Carbon Institute: Indigenous Voices on the Great Unraveling Episode 9
Holding the Fire: Indigenous Voices on the Great Unraveling
Finding Encouragement in Community with Shoba Liban
Show Notes

Dahr Jamail speaks with Shoba Liban about the importance of persevering with our work to serve our communities, no matter the results and no matter how difficult things become. Shoba also discusses the great importance of building community resilience, local farming, and adapting to the impacts of the worsening climate crisis.

Shoba Liban, a Boorana woman from Kenya, is the founder and CEO of the entirely women-run Pastoralist Women, an NGO that promotes health and education for women and children in Kenyan pastoralist communities.

Caution for listeners: please note that Shoba discusses extreme violence against women, which can be difficult to hear.

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