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Paraguayan Indigenous Blockade International Highway
The Ayoreo people of northern Paraguay shut down an international highway in late July after alleging that ranchers and others had illegally invaded their territory...
Murdered Kids: Did Hydro Plant Thugs Attempt Assassination of Activist?
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 ...
Anaya Bringing UN Human Rights Investigation to Canada
Gale Courey Toensing
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...
‘Honor the Treaties’: UN Human Rights Chief’s Message
Gale Courey Toensing
States need to keep their promises and honor the treaties made with Indigenous Peoples no matter when they were signed, according to the United Nations human rights chief...
Isolated Peruvian Tribe Tries to Make Contact: Pushed Out By Drug Smugglers?
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...
Cruel Bait and Switch: Correa to Allow Oil Drilling in Amazonian Park
Ecuador’s president announced August 15 that he would allow oil drilling in a fragile Amazonian park inhabited by nomadic tribes...
Indigenous Rights Still Being Trumped By Mining Money in Peru
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 ...
Where Have All the Indigenous Gone? Bolivia Sees 20 Percent Drop
The results of Bolivia's most recent census are raising questions due to a dramatic fall in the percentage of Bolivians who self-identify as part of an indigenous group...
Soldiers, Tanks, & Helicopters Aid Awa in Shuttering Illegal Loggers
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...
Honduran Military Kill Indigenous Protestor at Agua Zarca Project
Honduran military shot and killed unarmed indigenous protestor Tomas Garcia, as well as seriously wounding his 17-year-old son Alan on July 15, in front of the contested Agua Zarca...
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South Africa Recognizes Land Rights of the Khoi and San Peoples
Murderous Drug Traffickers Force Isolated Group in Amazon to Make Contact
Banana Diplomacy: Making First Contact With Uncontacted Tribe in Amazon
Quiet War in Amazon: The Uncontacted Tribes Vs. Drug Lords and Loggers
Death Threats Against Yanomami Leader to Be Investigated
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