Siċaŋġu Co, the economic development engine of the Siċaŋġu Lak̇ota nation, seeks to improve their tribal relatives' wellbeing through the 7Gen Vision, embracing ancestral wisdom to create a just, abundant and prosperous world for future generations.
Siċaŋġu Co’s is guided and inspired by the tribe’s 7Gen Vision, where the impact of decisions must be considered seven generations into the future to help create the type of world the tribe would like to see its descendants living in 175 years from now. Its actions are guided by the question: how do we live today to create a healthy, just, abundant world for our grandchildren?
With a deep understanding of the profound challenges faced by its people, Siċaŋġu Co is grounded in ancestral and cultural wisdom of the Siċaŋġu Oyate. They use a holistic and systems-level approach to achieve Wicozani, or “the good way of life”, and create holistic health, economic self-sufficiency, cultural revitalisation, sustainable housing, food sovereignty, climate resilience and shared, lasting prosperity.
Siċaŋġu Co draws strength from the timeless words of their ancestors: “Nake Nula Wauŋ” – I am always prepared, anytime, anywhere, for anything.
Delivered a 10-year economic development roadmap (EDR) focused on developing renewable energy, agriculture and construction that will deploy a total project value of $0.5bn across four strategies, $210m of which will be equity funded and the remainder will be debt.
If successfully implemented, the roadmap has the potential to:
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