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· September, 2011

Stories about Indigenous from September, 2011

Chile: Indigenous Leaders to Meet With Congress

Taiwan: Polyglot teaches you Taiwanese indigenous languages

Bolivia: Videos of Vigil in Support of TIPNIS Marchers

Bolivia: Cochabamba Vigil in Protest of Police Repression

Bolivia: Police Repression is a Violation of Human Rights

Bolivia: Mobilization in Support of Indigenous Marchers

In the past month, indigenous highway protest marchers in Bolivia have received widespread support from residents of cities on their route donating food and supplies, as well as from many...

Bolivia: Police Repression of Indigenous Marchers in Yucumo

The Bolivian indigenous march against a planned highway reached a standstill with the blockade of pro-government groups in the town of Yucumo. On September 25, uniformed police officers launched tear...

Video: Water Bottle Lights and Other Eco-Friendly Inventions

Solar lights and hot water heaters from plastic water bottles, houses made from trash and a way to do without plastic bags are some of the projects making reducing, reusing...

Bolivia: Police Block Indigenous Territory Anti-Highway March

Protests have continued by indigenous marchers to stop the building of a highway through the Indigenous Territory National Park Isiboro Sécure in Bolivia. Police recently blocked the march, raising tensions...

Bolivia: International Support to ‘Save TIPNIS’ on Facebook

Mexico, USA: Triqui Indigenous Migrants Defenseless Against Crime and Police Questioning

Videos: Homeless But Not Voiceless

We explore different initiatives that aim to bring to the foreground the plight of those who are forgotten: children, indigenous people, immigrants and the transgender community.

Argentina: Government Returns Land to Indigenous Communities

Guyana: Hidden Waterfall

Paraguay: Indigenous Peoples Fighting to Save Their Ancestral Home

India: A Magazine For Chakma Community

Peru: The State of Quechua on the Internet

Quechua, one of the original languages of Peru, is on the Internet in various forms: from Google and Wikipedia in Quechua to blogs and citizen initiatives looking to maintain and...

Cambodia: ‘Avatar’ Rally to Protect Country’s Forest

Prey Lang, the largest lowland forest in Cambodia and home of more than 200,000 indigenous peoples, is threatened by the plan of the government to transform the area into plantations...

Peru Enacts Law Requiring Prior Consultation with Indigenous Peoples

Chile: Mapuche Youth in Ercilla Reach Agreement with Regional Government

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