Public Advocacy

Indigenous Representation in Hollywood: A Step Forward or The Same Story?

by Courtney Bristow* The 2015 film, directed by Alejandro G. Iñárritu and starring Leonardo DiCaprio, received critical acclaim for its cinematography and direction, and performances, primarily that of DiCaprio and co-star Tom Hardy. The film won three of the twelves categories it was nominated for at the Academy Awards,[i] and it …

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Realized the Promise of Nawacita

Management area acted by Indigenous peoples/local communities showed positive points in the improvement of social welfare and ecological sustainability. However, at this time, indigenous territories have many converted into an area-based management of natural resources extractive industry. This resulted in a decrease in welfare, ecological damage, loss of biodiversity, the …

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