Benki Piyãko: What can we learn from Indigenous peoples? | #GLFAmazonia Must-see Speakers

14 Feb 2022

Indigenous Peoples aren’t scientists, but they’ve sustainably managed the Earth for generations, says Benki Piyãko, Ashaninka community leader and President of Yorenka Tasorentsi in Brazil. Piyãko calls on policymakers, scientists, youth and civil society to reshape humanity’s future through nature-based solutions and Indigenous wisdom.

Audio em Português;
English subtitle is available;

Learn more about Yorenka Tasorentsi here.

Publisher: Global Landscapes Forum (GLF)

Language: English

Year: 2021

Ecosystem(s): Forests

Location(s): Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Latin America, Peru

Indigenous peoples

  • Brazilian Coalition on Climate Forest and Agriculture

  • Coalizão Brasil Clima, Florestas e Agricultura

  • Global Landscapes Forum