The Hanford Nuclear Reservation sits on the plains of...
Indigenous Pacific Islanders in the Solomon Islands are...
Indigenous Peoples in Canada applauded the federal...
Three of the five men arrested last week in connection with...
For several weeks now Native American leaders have been...
The United Nations Permanent Forum’s 15th session opened on...
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World News

Rick Kearns
9/6/13
The murder of two Mayan children by an employee of a contested hydroelectric plant sparked a lynching in Guatemala and activists are now calling for protection and help in seeking ...
ICTMN Staff
9/4/13
Industrially generated soot in the 19th century appears to have sparked the melting of glaciers in the Alps and put a halt to what’s known as the Little Ice Age, a new study has fo...
Wawmeesh Hamilton
8/30/13
A federal court justice has rejected the legal challenge of a Vancouver Island First Nation to stop the Canada-China free trade deal, saying that the group did not make a case for ...
ICTMN Staff
8/28/13
The discovery of another tomb belonging to a Moche—or Mochia—priestess in Peru confirms that powerful women ruled the region 1,200 years ago, reported the Agence France-Presse ...
Gale Courey Toensing
8/24/13
James Anaya, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, will conduct an official visit to Canada in the fall to gather information about the human r...
ICTMN Staff
8/22/13
When a beachgoer stumbled upon the 13-foot long sea creature on Luis Siret Beach in Villaricos, Spain she immediately snapped some pictures of it and posted them online, but what t...
ICTMN Staff
8/20/13
Tensions were high in June as more than 100 members of the Mashco-Piro clan, an Indian tribe that lives in voluntary isolation, attempted to make contact in Peru’s southeastern Ama...
Barbara Fraser
8/16/13
Ecuador’s president announced August 15 that he would allow oil drilling in a fragile Amazonian park inhabited by nomadic tribes...
ICTMN Staff
8/15/13
It rivals both teddy bears and kittens for cuteness, and until recently this animal's existence was not known to those beyond its habitat high in the Andes...
Barbara Fraser
8/14/13
A political battle in Peru over expansion of natural gas drilling into a reserve for isolated tribes is underscoring the difficulties the country continues to face in implementing ...

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