MAY 8 - 10TH


The third annual People of the Global Majority in the Outdoors, Nature and Environment (PGM ONE) summit will take place at the International House in Philadelphia, PA from May 8-10, 2019.

Registration will open in 2019.


Tier I: $250
This registration option is for employees and groups from smaller nonprofit organizations, or individuals who cannot afford to cover the unsubsidized registration option. 

Tier II: $400
You work for a larger non-profit, government, educational institution or NGO and your organization is paying for the cost of your registration. By registering at this level, you are paying the actual per person cost to attend the PGM ONE conference.

Tier III: $650
You work for a foundation or business that has a budget for conferences or are an individual with the means to cover the actual per person cost of the conference plus the subsidized rate for other attendees. This registration level will support yourself and a scholarship applicant to attend the PGM ONE summit.

Tier IV: $1,000
You are an organization or individual who wants to spread PGM ONE to as many people as possible by supporting those who are not able to afford the full conference registration fee.  This registration level will support yourself and three scholarship applicants to attend the PGM ONE summit.

Scholarship Funding
More information will about scholarships will be posted in early 2019.


The online registration system is set up to accept major credit cards. Credit card payments are preferred. If you are are unable to pay by credit card, select the Invoice payment option and complete and print out your registration form and send along with a check made payable to the "Earth Island Institute"" and and write “PGM ONE" in the memo line. Checks can be mailed to:

Earth Island Institute


2150 Allston Way

Berkeley, CA 94704

Your registration will be confirmed upon receipt of your check.  All checks need to be received by April 25, 2019 to activate your registration for the conference.


  • Cancellations requested before March 1 are eligible for a refund less a $50 cancellation fee for each registration.

  • After March 1, cancellations will be refunded 50% of the registration fee.

  • Failure to appear at the conference will result in forfeiture of the full registration fee.

  • Requests to substitute registrations can be processed until April 26th.


International House - the summit location will have a limited number of on-site lodging options available. More information will be available in spring 2019. See potential options here.

BIPOC owned lodging option:

Akwaaba Philadelphia - a black owned, bed and breakfast in Philadelphia is offering 10% off reservations when using booking code: PGMPhilly. Approximately 10 minute walk from the venue.

Local Hotel Options:

Inn at Penn


Korman Residential


To request disability accommodations, please contact We kindly request advance notice if you have access needs.


If you have any questions about registration, accessibility, or any of the above, please email us