Omayra Casamá sits on the ground and peels plantains to prepare breakfast for about 30 members of her family during the morning in the Ipetí Emberá community in Panama’s Darién Province.
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A pioneer woman chief who helped her community through the pandemic

Omayra, the indigenous leader who embodied the strength of Ancoré at the height of the pandemic.

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