Culture and dance provides a platform for youth activism in Kalimantan

It was during the dangerous forest fires that were burning in Kalimantan in 2015 that Emmanuela came to prominence as a youth activist. The fires were on the news and the impacts were being felt in Singapore and China but there was nothing about the impact of the fires in Kalimantan.

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Emmanuela Shinta was visiting Australia from 26 November - 8 December and traveling to Brisbane, Byron Shire ( Nov 30 to Dec 4 ) then Gold Coast to present at the APWT conference . She brought films to showcase, talk, storytelling and books to launch at events.

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From MeToo to deforestation: Indonesian writers on their country's biggest challenges

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A conversation with Emmanuela Shinta, Dayak Leader, Filmmaker and Activist at the Ranu Welum Foundation during the Global Landscapes Forum: Peatlands Matter thematic event in Jakarta, Indonesia, on May 18, 2017.

Emmanuela Shinta at Pecha Kucha Night, October 2016.

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