A Community-Led Disaster, Recovery & Resilience Gathering

May 15, 16 & 17, 2024  |  Sunriver, Oregon

Unite Oregon

Unite Oregon, a membership organization led by Black, Indigenous, People of Color, immigrants, refugees, rural communities, and individuals experiencing poverty, is dedicated to addressing six critical issues impacting Oregonians. Anchored in a commitment to amplify community voices in decision-making, Unite Oregon focuses on Climate Justice, advocating against historic and present-day inequities exacerbated by the climate crisis. With housing justice as another priority, Unite Oregon emphasizes the importance of safe, sustainable, and affordable housing. The team calls for a fundamental shift in Community Safety away from coercive measures and emphasizes Education Equity, Economic Justice, and Health Equity, working towards fair access, language inclusivity, and comprehensive health support. With roots in the merger of the Center for Intercultural Organizing and Oregon Action, Unite Oregon represents a unified, intercultural movement, involving members in all aspects of program development to address root causes of economic, political, and social injustice.