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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

How to Promote Meaningful Partnerships with Indigenous Peoples

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…