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"We don't need net zero. We don't need carbon markets. ... Indigenous peoples are leading the way, and it's time for these people to get out of the way and let us take our land back and do what we've always done," Eriel Tchekwie Deranger, executive director of Indigenous Climate Action, said during a press event Nov. 3 during the COP26 climate change summit. (NCR photo/Brian Roewe)
Eriel Tchekwie Deranger, executive director of Indigenous Climate Action, speaks during a press event Nov. 3 during the COP26 climate change summit. (NCR photo/Brian Roewe)