Phil Lane Jr.
Phil Lane Jr., a member of the Yankton Sioux and Chickasaw
tribes, has worked for the past twenty-eight years with
indigenous people in North and South America, Micronesia,
Thailand, Hawaii, and Africa. Founder of the Four Worlds
Development Project at the University of Lethbridge in Alberta,
Canada, where he worked for fifteen years, Lane is now president
of the independent Four Worlds International Institute,
which promotes sustainable, spiritually based economic and
community development. He received the 1992 Windstar Award
for his work, as well as the 2000 Foundation for Freedom
and Human Rights Award in Berne, Switzerland.
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