4 ways to involve indigenous communities in development projects

Indigenous people could play a crucial role in securing a sustainable future for our planet, and yet they are often underutilized. How can development organizations create meaningful partnerships with these communities?

About the author

  • Elena L. Pasquini

    Elena Pasquini covers the development work of the European Union as well as various U.N. food and agricultural agencies for Devex News. Based in Rome, she also reports on Italy's aid reforms and attends the European Development Days and other events across Europe. She has interviewed top international development officials, including European Commissioner for Development Andris Piebalgs. Elena has contributed to Italian and international magazines, newspapers and news portals since 1995.