Tiniguena ("this land is our land"): Augusta Henriques
Título: Tiniguena ("this land is our land"): Augusta Henriques
Augusta Henriques, co-founder of Tiniguena, meaning "this land is our land", talks about the preservation of biodiversity through citizen action. In Guinea-Bissau, Tiniguena is known for creative environmental education and leadership, promoting sustainable livelihoods for rural communities, fostering local food systems that are biodiverse and resilient and in defending family farms in West Africa. At the Friday evening plenary of "Powering Up! Food for the Future" Assembly, Augusta Henriques talks about 20 years of activism in West Africa.