Stories about Indigenous from August, 2016
Closed off to tourists since 2003, the trail to Brazil's highest mountain is set to reopen in 2018, managed by the indigenous peoples themselves.
Lawmakers want to "suspend US aid to Honduran police and military until human rights violations by security forces cease and those responsible for of such crimes are brought to justice.”
Residents and investigative journalists have been using mobile phones and even drones to expose how mining is destroying the country’s watersheds and rivers.
CrowdVoice.by enables activists and grassroots organizations to collaboratively curate media related to their causes.
Ha'e Kuera Ñande Kuera: Reggae and Hip-Hop Expanding the Guarani Culture by Dialoguing With the World
Meet the musical group created by Mbyan youths from Misiones, in Argentina, who compose their realities in the Guarani language and use citizen media to talk about identities.
"Here there are those who take the harm from the depths of his being, here there are those who suck away the evil spirits."
As government works to save big cats from extinction, indigenous forest dwellers pursue peaceful coexistence for man and beast.
"We have a coat of arms that has a crocodile sitting on top of it...Why should we have a crocodile sitting on top of us as a nation?"
With a focus on India, Video Volunteers trains disadvantaged citizens in video journalism and data gathering so they have a voice in media and can demand their rights.
"The people who will be most affected by the project do not approve of the project."
How do you say koala in Australia's Kaurna language? Karuna Warra Pintyanthi's video project teaches viewers that and much more.
"First their land was taken, then their freedom to live and now Tharus have been targeted for extinction by these racist hill elites"