Rick Kearns
12/4/13
Brazilian Bishops from nine states wrote a letter recently to Pope Francis in defense of indigenous and other people affected by massive hydroelectric projects, and the Pope quoted...
Rick Kearns
11/23/13
It started with a sacred fire ceremony and lead to a variety of games, presentations and dialogues involving over 1,500 indigenous people from around the world...
Barbara Fraser
11/18/13
A government incentive program that targets some of Peru’s economically poorest areas is helping to keep indigenous children in school, a new study has found...
Sara Shahriari
11/14/13
Bolivian farmers need to cultivate 57 square miles of the coca bush to satisfy the country's demand for traditional uses of the leaf, a figure significantly less than the roughly 9...
Rick Kearns
11/12/13
Last week it was announced that former Guatemalan President Efrain Rios Montt would not be tried until January of 2015, pushing up the date from April of 2014, while families of th...
Dina Gilio-Whitaker
11/8/13
When it comes to the leadership of a tribal nation, size doesn’t matter...
Terri Hansen
11/6/13
Indigenous activists in Malaysia have erected two strategic road blockades to prevent the construction of the 1,200 megawatt Baram Dam, the fourth planned as part of the Sarawak go...
ICTMN Staff
11/5/13
On October 28, it was recommended to the United Nations Third Committee that the doors to the Special Committee on Decolonization be opened to Indigenous nations including those fr...
Rick Kearns
10/31/13
The prosecution of a former dictator convicted of genocide and war crimes against indigenous Guatemalans could be set aside due to a recent court ruling...
Sara Shahriari
10/16/13
On Saturday, October 12, dozens of people gathered at a simple church in El Alto, Bolivia...

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