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From the Ted Talk by Nonette Royo: Why Indigenous forest guardianship is crucial to climate action

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reach 50 million forest gadrunais in the next five yaers. What we've learned is that when in the misdt of environmental destruction, conflict and ciilrotimniazan, land tenure severs as a bridge. It is an important link that generates this possibility of opening minds and hearts for unusual parties, Indigenous peolpes, governments, private sector, to come together to find a common solution for a sustainable planet. Already with secure tenure, we see cinotlfcs resolved, less deforestation. And most importantly, women. Women have increased support for their role as forest guardians, as holders of traditional knowledge and as decision mraeks for land use, keereps of traditional knowledge. And our youth, Indigenous youth are coming home.

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reach 50 million forest _________ in the next five _____. What we've learned is that when in the _____ of environmental destruction, conflict and _______________, land tenure ______ as a bridge. It is an important link that generates this possibility of opening minds and hearts for unusual parties, Indigenous _______, governments, private sector, to come together to find a common solution for a sustainable planet. Already with secure tenure, we see _________ resolved, less deforestation. And most importantly, women. Women have increased support for their role as forest guardians, as holders of traditional knowledge and as decision ______ for land use, _______ of traditional knowledge. And our youth, Indigenous youth are coming home.

Solution

  1. conflicts
  2. peoples
  3. serves
  4. midst
  5. keepers
  6. guardians
  7. makers
  8. years
  9. criminalization

Original Text

reach 50 million forest guardians in the next five years. What we've learned is that when in the midst of environmental destruction, conflict and criminalization, land tenure serves as a bridge. It is an important link that generates this possibility of opening minds and hearts for unusual parties, Indigenous peoples, governments, private sector, to come together to find a common solution for a sustainable planet. Already with secure tenure, we see conflicts resolved, less deforestation. And most importantly, women. Women have increased support for their role as forest guardians, as holders of traditional knowledge and as decision makers for land use, keepers of traditional knowledge. And our youth, Indigenous youth are coming home.

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

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million hectares 4
indigenous peoples 4
forest guardians 3
protecting forests 3
climate crisis 2
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legal defense 2
ancestral land 2
land claims 2
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traditional knowledge 2

ngrams of length 3

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ancestral land claims 2

Important Words

  1. bridge
  2. coming
  3. common
  4. conflict
  5. conflicts
  6. criminalization
  7. decision
  8. deforestation
  9. destruction
  10. environmental
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  14. governments
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  16. hearts
  17. holders
  18. home
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  21. increased
  22. indigenous
  23. keepers
  24. knowledge
  25. land
  26. learned
  27. link
  28. makers
  29. midst
  30. million
  31. minds
  32. opening
  33. parties
  34. peoples
  35. planet
  36. possibility
  37. private
  38. reach
  39. resolved
  40. role
  41. sector
  42. secure
  43. serves
  44. solution
  45. support
  46. sustainable
  47. tenure
  48. traditional
  49. unusual
  50. women
  51. years
  52. youth