Barbara Fraser
5/12/15
Just days after a young Matsigenka man was killed by a member of a nomadic tribe, Peru’s largest indigenous organization proposed creating a corridor to protect such isolated group...
ICTMN Staff
12/23/14
This past summer news broke about more than 100 members of the Mashco-Piro clan, an Indian tribe that lives in voluntary isolation, which attempted to make contact in Peru...
Felipe Milanez and Glenn Shepard
9/19/14
ICTMN recently reported on the story of the Mashco-Piro, the most recent isolated peoples to make contact with the outside world, most of which according to FENAMAD is through what...
Felipe Milanez and Glenn Shepard
9/18/14
ICTMN recently reported on the discovery by FENAMAD during a patrol that tourism boats were leaving clothing and food behind for the Mashco-Piro people...
Felipe Milanez and Glenn Shepard
9/17/14
It feels like a déjà vu: naked youths from an isolated indigenous group step warily through shallow water and approach the strangers...
Rick Kearns
9/13/14
Peruvian indigenous activists and allies are calling on the Peruvian government to halt the so-called ‘human safaris’ that take tourists to the home regions of uncontacted Indigeno...
Felipe Milanez and Glenn Shepard
8/6/14
The Xatanawa have never been alone nor "uncontacted" in their century-long history of resistance...
Felipe Milanez and Glenn Shepard
8/5/14
They were separated only by the narrow course of the Envira river. From a distance of a few meters they tried to speak to each other...
Felipe Milanez and Glenn Shepard
8/4/14
The same group of red-painted indigenous warriors famously photographed in 2008 aiming arrows at the photographer’s aircraft now tell their own story: the story of massacre and suf...
Barbara Fraser
9/17/13
Indigenous people, especially children, in Peru’s southeastern Madre de Dios region have high levels of mercury in their bodies, a new study has found...

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