The affected people had moved the Jharkhand High Court, which had passed the judgment in favor of the state government. Hundreds of villagers, mostly Tribals, protesting the government’s acquisition of land in Ranchi, Thursday turned violent injuring 24 people, including a police official. The protestorsRead More
Article discussing traditional knowledge among the Chuktia Bhunjia people of Odisha and food production via Odisha: Bringing Culture Back – Traditional Agricultural Knowledge, Food Production And Sustainable Livelihood Among Chuktia Bhunjia Of Orissa.
Forests And People First – The Need For Universal REDD+ Safeguards Since COP 16 in Cancún, governments have agreed that safeguards are required for the implementation of REDD+. They are indispensable, both to ensure the effectiveness and sustainability of REDD+ and to ensure coherence with international standardsRead More
To watch the video: Pará: Belo Monte Announcement Of A War – Documentary Video The Belo Monte project, Announcement of a War is a feature film project. The dramatic screenplay is based on the real conflict of the indigenous people in counterpoint to the development supposedlyRead More
Peru: Voices Through Time – Documentary Video On Indigenous Radio And Media Watch the video, click on this link: Peru: Voices Through Time Traditionally, mass media in Peru serves to suppress and distort the images of indigenous women and indigenous Andean and Amazonian peoples, limiting theirRead More
Burma: Siege Of Kachin State 2012 – Video Report Are the ethnic people in Burma being abandoned? The ethnic Kachins are under siege in northern Burma. Hundreds of battalions of Burmese troops have surrounded Kachin state, causing over 60,000 refugees (internally displaced people) to flee. WhileRead More
Native American Tribes from across the United States have joined together to announce the formation of the Native American Financial Services Association (NAFSA). The new group has been formed to promote e-commerce in Indian Country, protect sovereign rights, and promote consumer protections. “In this time of unprecedentedRead More
Amazon Indians occupy Belo Monte dam site | Al Jazeera Blogs.
More than 200 indigenous people from Baram voiced their opposition to the proposed Baram dam in Sarawak via Sarawak: More People From Baram Voiced Opposition To The Proposed Baram Dam.
(Translated from Spanish, with sincere apologies for any errors) 2012 ELECTIONS STATEMENT OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES POLICY Indigenous Representatives from 23 states, from 57 indigenous groups in the heart of Gathered Mexico,-convened by the National Indian Movement under the theme: “The indigenous peoples of Agenda in theRead More