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The locals leading more sustainable science in the Amazon

In the Brazilian fishing community of São Raimundo do Jarauá, getting a catch has not always been easy. But by harnessing the traditional knowledge of locals like Tanya and Gilmar and bringing them into the conversation, science practice in the Amazon can help to socially – and sustainably – maintain traditions, food supply, and income.
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This film was reviewed for the Science Panel for the Amazon by Robert Lepenies, Karlshochschule International University and Global Young Academy, and Camila Ortolan UNICAMP, Campinas Brazil & Global Young Academy.

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