Deforestation puts cultural survival of forest-dependent peoples at risk
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Deforestation puts cultural survival of forest-dependent peoples at risk

Forest-dependent peoples face grave threats from deforestation and other depredations, warns a new report that urges greater recognition of traditional land use and support of community-led initiatives to fight forest loss. The report, published Monday during climate talks in Lima, is based on research by dozens of indigenous and forest communities from Africa, Asia and Latin America.

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