Gale Courey Toensing
8/7/13
People in a small salmon fishing village on Bristol Bay, Alaska, are struggling against Pebble Mine, a proposal by a partnership between some the world’s largest multinational mini...
Carolina Millán-Ronchetti
7/30/13
Panama’s largest indigenous group, the Ngöbe–Buglé, made international headlines in February 2012 when nationwide protests against government mining and development concessions led...
Rick Kearns
7/21/13
Brazilian troops swept into the area around Awa territory in late June to shut down illegal logging companies, according to Survival International (SI), a human rights organization...
Dayamani Barla
6/21/13
On May 23 Dayamani Barla, an Indian journalist/activist, became the first recipient of the Ellen L. Lutz Indigenous Rights Award from the Cultural Survival group...
ICTMN Staff
6/10/13
The following is a letter titled “Intervention” presented by Roberto Borrero of the International Indian Treaty Council that was read during the United Nations Permanent Forum on I...
Rick Kearns
6/9/13
"We did not bring wish lists. We are against dams...
Rick Kearns
6/7/13
One indigenous man was killed and others wounded during a confrontation with police last week over disputed land that had been promised to the Terena people in the Matto Grosso do ...
Sara Shahriari
6/7/13
Conservation seems like a 100-percent great idea. Who wouldn't want to protect diverse natural areas from logging, over-hunting or environmental contamination?...
Gale Courey Toensing
6/3/13
The Inter-American Court of Human Rights has held hearings on several cases against the state of Chile concerning human rights abuses of land rights activists who were imprisoned u...
Rob Capriccioso
6/3/13
Native American observers are hoping that the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation’s (ACHP) decision to support the United Nation’s Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peo...

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