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Senior Associate Nataly Cruz-Castillo
Nataly Cruz-Castillo is a senior associate in Chemonics’ Economic Growth and Trade Technical Practice.
by Nataly Cruz-Castillo
Indigenous Peoples and communities are critical to sustainable development outcomes across many sectors, including environmental conservation, economic growth, and social justice. Yet historical and structural barriers have posed a challenge for meaningful engagement of Indigenous Peoples, that leverages their knowledge, expertise, and solutions. In part due to a misalignment of priorities, Indigenous Peoples’ representation has…