Despite U.S.-backed violence against them, indigenous communities are fighting back as multinational corporations encroach on their lands.
It is a great tragedy and irony that during the indigenous peoples month of October, a great advocate of the Lumads has been ruthlessly shot and killed.
My personal vision is to participate in politic as female potential leader.
One of the main challenges I have found in creating change to the situation of women of the Jumma Indigenous community in the Chittagong Hill Tracts of Bangladesh where I was born, is the inherent dan
Published at The News Today Philippines on May 6, 2008 Blending culture and business in Iloilo By Rhea B. Peñaflor
In one of the most perilous countries to tell the truth, journalist Lydia Cacho Ribeiro risks her life to expose the web of corruption behind Mexico’s escalating drug war.
Last July 31th. it was developed the seminar called “Tiwanaku Manifesto” at the Vicepresidency Hall in La Paz, Bolivia.
Bolivia was created as a Republic in 1825. However, with or without Republic, situation of indigenous peoples has been under extreme conditions in many occasions.
Here is a page showing the Anchorage Declaration from when the Indigenous Global Summit met in Anchorage, Alaska. It may not seem like much but it is a good start.
Last January 25th. all Bolivians voted for a new Constitution.