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Video August 3, 2020

360° Video: Panama's Guardians of the Rivers and the Seas

How to watch: If you’re watching it on the computer, move around the 360 video by clicking and dragging your mouse, on your phone, open the YouTube app and move your phone around. Travel through virtual reality to the forests and seas of Panama, and meet the Indigenous Peoples, the guardians of the forest, and the Afro-descendant communities, the guardians of the sea. Preserving and promoting their rich cultural heritage, unique traditions and cosmovision, are crucial aspects to take into consideration for basic service delivery to secure an inclusive and diverse future for everyone. COVID-19 has accentuated the need for having effective, inclusive and culturally appropriate basic services delivery, and the Indigenous Peoples and Afro-descendant communities need to be agents of change during the recovery.