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Protests Against President Shut Down Ecuador
World  (tags: Ecuador, President Correa, indigenous, protests, Ecuador shut down )

Dandelion
- 16 days ago - wagingnonviolence.org
If we do not get answers we are prepared to continue the protest for two days or 15 days. Whatever it takes to open the deaf ears of President Correa. Indigenous groups led the way with protests and blockades all over the country. We could learn from them
Canada Confronts Its Dark History of Abuse in Residential Schools
World  (tags: humanrights, freedoms, abuse, Indigenous, Canada )

Rose
- 81 days ago - theguardian.com
Landmark report reveals school systemâEUR(TM)s brutal attempt to assimilate thousands of native children for more than a century and gives voice to survivors
Evicted & Abandoned: How the World Bank Broke Its Promise to Protect The Poor - Projects Leave Trail of Misery Around Globe
World  (tags: World Bank, projects, environmental, economic &, social impacts, ICIJ, HuffPost, investigation, broken promises, the poor, indigenous, worldwide, uprooting, evictions, home demolitions, land grabs, livelihoods, human rights abuses, Africa, Peru, Asia )

LucyKalei
- 132 days ago - projects.huffingtonpost.com
ICIJ/HuffPost joint global investigation: From 2004 to 2013, 3.35M folks forced from their homes, deprived of their land or livelihoods ruined, due to living in the path of a WB project. Sharp growth in those wi unprecedented social/environm'tal impacts
Standing On Sacred Ground
World  (tags: Indigenous, environment, film series, sacred lands, cultural survival, human rights, environmental rights, Standing on Sacred Ground )

Dandelion
- 650 days ago - standingonsacredground.org
Around the world, indigenous people stand up for their traditional sacred lands in defense of cultural survival, human rights and the environment. They have never forgotten what it is to be good stewards of the Earth and how to protect her for all life.
TAKE ACTION: No More Stolen Sisters: Justice for the Indigenous Women of Canada
World  (tags: violence, world, women, indigenous, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', death )

Beverly
- 807 days ago - takeaction.amnestyusa.org
The "Stolen Sisters" movement is comprised of indigenous families and supporters across Canada who seek to raise awareness about the endemic violence facing Indigenous women.
Australia: The Evil Within
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Australia, Indigenous, violence )

Rose
- 952 days ago - asafeworldforwomen.org
he Indian gang rapes and the Steubenville rape in the US have brought sexual assault into focus. But it remains all too common in one part of the Australian community which is too afraid to report it, writes Yatungka Gordon.
Support Constitutional Recognition for All Australians: Petition
World  (tags: constitutional recognition, petition, discrimination, Australia, indigenous, first people, Aboriginals, Torres Strait Islanders, constitution, law )

Jenny
- 1014 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
When our Constitution was first drafted, it made no mention of the special place of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as the first Australians. They were effectively excluded from our founding document of law. More than 100 years on...
Let the Last Free-Flowing Stretch of the Teesta Run Freely ACTION
World  (tags: world, India, Lepchas, Teesta, India, indigenous, sacred river, environment, ecosystems, protection, water, trees )

Nancy
- 1017 days ago - salsa.democracyinaction.org
The Lepchas - now a minority in their own land - have sustained strong resistance in the form of a long and peaceful protest to save their sacred river and prevent the desecration and defilement of their sacred landscape. To protect their cultural...
Defend Indigenous People and the Amazon ACTION
World  (tags: Sarayaku, chevron, Amazon, Ecuador, big oil, law, Texaco, drilling waste, indigenous, humanrights, world, crime, illness, health )

Nancy
- 1040 days ago - amazonwatch.org
The government of Ecuador plans to auction off oil development rights within nearly ten million acres of primary forest and indigenous land that has been inhabited for centuries, including all of Sarayaku territory.
New Aboriginal Video Campaign Aims to Overturn Northern Territory Intervention |The Australian
World  (tags: discrimination, culture, Australian goverment, Northern Territory, aboriginal, indigenous, imprisonment, social services, children in foster homes, self-harm, suicides )

Jenny
- 1271 days ago - theaustralian.com.au
In a powerful video Dhalulu Ganambarr-Stubbs, a Yolngu scholar/artist says that federal intervention in NT that began 5 yrs ago has failed with huge increases in imprisonment, children removed from their families, self-harm, and suicides
Guatemalan Dictator EfraíN Rios Montt On Trial for Genocide, Crimes Against Humanity
World  (tags: Guatemala, civil war, Dictator Efraín Ríos Montt, Genocide, crimes against humanity, accountability, impunity, counterinsurgency plan, "scorched earth" campaign, rape, torture, atrocities, indigenous, rural Maya, Ixil tribe )

LucyKalei
- 1311 days ago - guardian.co.uk
Accused re deaths of 1,700 indigenous people -unarmed Ixil tribe members- & campaign of rape & torture against leftist insurgents targeting rural Maya. Ruled during bloodiest period of brutal 36-yr civil war & cnterinsurgncy plan drove 29,000 more to flee
Human Rights Petition: Free Indigenous Leader and Political Prisoner Ramiro Choc | Change.Org
World  (tags: Guatemala, humanrights, petition, RamiroChoc, fraudulently charged, marginalised communities, indigenous, political prisoner )

Jenny
- 1401 days ago - change.org
In Feb 2008 Choc was illegally arrested by the military and sentenced to 6 yrs in prison on fraudulent charges, incl. kidnapping and theft. Choc's ability to unite diverse marginalized communities in defense of their rights is a threat to the gov't and...
Save The Indigenous People Of The Brazilian Amazon! TAKE ACTION!
World  (tags: brazil, indigenous, people, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, freedoms, world, humanrights, violence )

Lindsey
- 1413 days ago - therainforestsite.com
The Xingu River, located in the remote Brazilian Amazon, is a flourishing ecosystem many tribes of native Indians call home. The river's surrounding land has been inhabited by the tribes for thousands of years, serving as their cornerstones of survival.
Charitable Ignorance
World  (tags: world, africa, ODA, wasted money, empowerment, indigenous, participatory, misinformed, western assumption, lost in translation, Knickers for Africa, underwear, offcial development aid, ignorant, UnitedNations )

Naoko
- 1900 days ago - nation.co.ke
In 2007, the International Finance Corporation discovered that only half of its aid-funded projects in Africa succeeded. When we consider that in 2009 the net bilateral Overseas Development Aid (ODA) to Africa was $27 billion and that pledges stood at
Guatemala Adopts Indigenous Rights Into Constitution - Survival International
World  (tags: Guatemala, Tribal, Indigenous, HumanRights, government, Refugees&Relief, politics, freedoms, goodnews )

Little
- 2002 days ago - survivalinternational.org
Guatemala ratified Convention 169, the only international law for tribal peoples, in 1996. It is one of twenty countries to have ratified the Convention, which recognizes tribal peoples' land rights
 

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