Thought leaders and environmental activists from all over the world have come together at the 26th UNFCCC Conference of Parties, in Glasgow, Scotland, in an effort to unite in the battle against climate change, and to share ideas of how Western science and Indigenous Knowledge can come together for the common good of mankind. Indigenous Peoples from Ecuadorian Amazon, Chad, Alaska, Sweden, Indonesia and Australia, Russia, the USA, and many other places are making sure that Indigenous voices are heard at COP26.
Cultural Survival's Executive Director Galina Angarova spoke to Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim, President of the Association for Indigenous Women and Peoples of Chad (AFPAT).
Produced by Galina Angorova (Buryat) and Shaldon Ferris (Khoisan)
Interviewee: Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim (Mbororo)
Image: Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim
Music: "Lights in the Forest", by Yarina, used with permission.
"Burn your village to the ground", by The Halluci Nation, used with permission.