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Tonya Gonnella Frichner October 2014
On behalf of all of the Expert Members of the UN Permanent...
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ICTMN Staff
2/6/12
When a video hit the Internet recently of tourists offering food to members of the indigenous Jarawa Tribe on the Andaman Islands in India as a reward for their dancing, attention ...
Gale Courey Toensing
2/5/12
Indigenous nations, tribes, individuals and organizations now have a guide on how to prepare a “shadow report” for an upcoming review of the status of human rights and racism in th...
ICTMN Staff
2/5/12
“Every person in the United Mexican States shall enjoy the guarantees granted by this Constitution, which cannot be restricted or suspended except in such cases and under such cond...
Sara Shahriari
2/1/12
A new measure that allows children or their representatives to bring problems before an international panel of child welfare experts is now open for member states to sign, accordin...
ICTMN Staff
1/31/12
A clan of Mashco-Piro Indians, a small tribe of previously isolated Amazon Indians in Peru, have been appearing along the riverbank in Madre de Dios with a message to tourists and ...
ICTMN Staff
1/31/12
Residents of Ica, Peru, a coastal town south of Lima, are still shaken following an earthquake that destroyed more than 120 homes and damaged 581 buildings, and injuring 145 people...
Sara Shahriari
1/29/12
Indigenous members of the Bolivian Congress recently made waves when they formed a caucus to resist government plans to build a road through the National Park and Indigenous Territ...
ICTMN Staff
1/28/12
On Friday, January 27, the fallout from a contingent of aboriginal protestors of the tent embassy continued as more than 200 of them marched on the Nation’s Parliament House and pr...
ICTMN Staff
1/26/12
Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard made an early exit along with opposition leader Tony Abbott from an awards ceremony being held on Australia’s National Day Thursday as prote...
ICTMN Staff
1/25/12
All over the north for the past few days, the recent plasma burst from the sun's coronal mass ejection (CME) has produced some spectacular aurora borealis sightings...

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