Raquel Cunampio (Panama) illustrated by Astrid "Lotus" Caballeros (Guatemala)

Raquel Cunampio (Panama) illustrated by Astrid "Lotus" Caballeros (Guatemala)

Emberá Peoples / Piriatí Community, Panama

Puebla Emberá / Comunidad Piriatí, Panamá


Coordinator, Indigenous Women's Network President, Ejua Wãdrã, "Guardians of Mother Earth"

Coordinadora, Red de Mujeres Indígenas Presidenta, Ejua Wãdrã, "Guardianes de la Madre Tierra"





  • In Their Own Words

    I am witnessing the death of a culture that is connected to the death of the woods because cultures are strongly connected to forests and if one dies, the other dies. They go hand in hand.


    Yo soy testigo de la muerte de una cultura a raíz de la muerte de los bosques porque las culturas están conectadas fuertemente con los bosques y si uno muere, el otro muere. Las dos cosas van de la mano.

  • Raquel's Call to Action

    Mother Earth has long been sending us messages, but we've been so focused on other things that we haven't realized we need her. But I think we are in an era that we can no longer ignore her because we need to return to her.


    La Madre Tierra hace mucho tiempo nos ha estado mandando mensajes, pero hemos es