Het opdringen van ‘ontwikkeling’ of ‘vooruitgang’ aan inheemse stammen leidt niet tot een betere gezondheid of meer welvaart. In tegendeel, het veroorzaakt meestal onuitgesproken leed.

De allerbelangrijkste factor in het welzijn van inheemse stammen is de inachtneming van hun landrechten.

vooruitgang =

het maken van vorderingen;
ontwikkeling die leidt tot verbetering of vernieuwing


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