Last week, there was an attempted assassination on the life of Bertita Zúñiga Cáceres, the daughter of murdered Honduran indigenous and environmental leader Berta Cáceres. Bertita Zúñiga Cáceres was driving back with two colleagues from a community visit in central Honduras when a black pickup truck blocked their path. Three assailants jumped out of theRead More
Prafulla Samantara - Media Coverage Prafulla Samantara, man challenging Vedanta’s expansion in Odisha, wins Goldman Environmental Prize Scroll.in - 20 hours ago Prafulla Samantara, who has been one of the key activists responsible for rallying tribals indigenous to Odisha’s Niyamgiri Hills to block mining-to-metals conglomerate Vedanta from expanding its bauxite mines in the region, will beRead More
NATIONAL ALLIANCE OF PEOPLE’S MOVEMENTS National Office: 6/6, Jangpura B, New Delhi – 110 014 Phone: 011 24374535 | 9971058735 E-mail: [email protected] | Web: www.napm-india.org NAPM Congratulates Prafulla Samantara on receiving the Goldman Environmental Prize, Asia, 2017 Long Live Dongria Kondhs’ Struggle to Save Niyamgiri Hills! New Delhi, April 24: Prafulla Samantara, National Convener,Read More
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Sardar Sarovar affected adivasis obtain right to reservoir fisheries Struggle by thousands of fish-workers in Narmada valley to continue 14th April, 2015: After 30 years long struggle by the adivasis in the Satpudas, affected by monstrous Sardar Sarovar Dam, 300 young and old adivasis have gained right to fisheries in the reservoir. Following years of pursuit withRead More
Movement update from POSCO Pratirodh Sangram Samiti. The spokesperson of the movement, Mr. Prashant Paikray writes: Dear Friends, It is time to reassure you that our people are continuing their protest unabated against the establishment of POSCO steel plant in the Jagatsinghpur district of Odisha, India. We are determined to continue our fight till POSCO withdrawsRead More
Video on the indigenous people of Palawan, Philippines and fight against mining companies MacroAsia and Lebach via Philippines: MacroAsia And The Plundering Of Protected Areas - Unravelling The Roots Of Illegality.
In the Americas, governments continue to put profits over indigenous peoples’ rights in development projects via International: Governments Prioritize Profit Over Indigenous Peoples’ Rights.