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TAKE ACTION NOW! Commend Indigenous People for Winning Back Traditional Lands
World  (tags: NATIIVE RIGHTS, native rights, indigenous peoples rights, land rights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world, politics, society, GoodNews, government )

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- 443 days ago - forcechange.com
The granting of one million hectares (3,860 square miles) of land to the Miskito people comes as a great triumph to the community. The Honduran government has finally recognized the rights of a treaty signed in 1850 and in doing so, the indigenous communi
Idle No More Protesters to Gather in More Than 30 Canadian Cities on Monday January 28 to Mark Day of Action
World  (tags: world, politics, society, Idle No More Movement, activistts, activism, indigenous peoples rights, humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', government, freedoms, conflict )

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- 689 days ago - montrealgazette.com
Idle No More protesters are set to gather in at least 30 Canadian cities and will be joined by solidarity protests around the world as the indigenous grassroots movement marks a global day of action on Monday.
Why the 'Idle No More' Movement Is Our Best Chance for Clean Land and Water
World  (tags: environment, ecosystems, native rights, indigenous peoples rights, politics, Idle No More Movement, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', government, humanrights, politics, ethics, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world, news )

Cal
- 701 days ago - alternet.org
In an urgent pursuit for environmental justice and basic human rights, First Nations gather across North America under the banner of Idle No More.
Worldwide Solidarity on Human Rights Day for Earth's Most Threatened Tribe
World  (tags: world, politics, humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', uncontacted tribes, indigenous peoples rights, HumanRights )

Cal
- 736 days ago - survivalinternational.org
Survival supporters around the world held an international protest on UN Human Rights Day, urging Brazil to 'Save the Awá'; Earth's most threatened tribe.
Survivors Say Gold Miners in Helicopter Massacred Village of 80 in Venezuelan Amazon
World  (tags: indigenous peoples rights, death, government, conflict, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', freedoms, humanrights, crime, ethics, politics, world )

Cal
- 840 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Up to 80 people have been massacred by gold miners in the remote Venezuelan Amazon, according to reports received by the indigenous-rights group, Survival International.
A BESIEGED INDIGENOUS PEOPLE SHOW THE ABSURDITY OF COLOMBIA'S ENDLESS WAR
World  (tags: world, violence, society, indigenous peoples rights, conflict, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', news, politics )

Cal
- 875 days ago - worldcrunch.com
In Colombia, caught between the army and guerrillas who have been fighting each other for 60 years, the Nasa people are asking the warring parties to go fight somewhere else. It is resonating across the country.
Peru Passes Indigenous Rights Law Without Consent of the Indians
World  (tags: world, politics, news, rights, indigenous peoples rights, news )

Cal
- 987 days ago - survivalinternational.org
This week Peru has published the greatly anticipated Prior Consultation Law promised by Ollanta Humala at the beginning of his presidency last year.Contentious points include the decision to consult indigenous peoples about projects that will affect their
Native Peoples Under Siege Around the Globe
World  (tags: humanrights, indigenous rights, indigenous peoples rights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world, news, politics, government, ethics, society )

Cal
- 1109 days ago - ipsnews.net
Overlooked and marginalised in the vast majority of the 70-plus countries which have indigenous peoples living within their borders, the 370 million indigenous peoples across the globe are considered disproportionately disadvantaged compared to their non-
Amazon Indians Confirm Logging Invasion Near Uncontacted Tribes
World  (tags: world, politics, society, indigenous peoples rights, native rights, development, Amazon, government, conflict, freedoms, humanrights )

Cal
- 1185 days ago - survivalinternational.org
A recent expedition in the Amazon has confirmed that illegal logging in Peru is continuing 'at full steam, and spilling over into Brazilian territory'.
GOOD NEWS! Peru Passes Landmark Indigenous Rights Legislation
World  (tags: world, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', indigenous peoples rights, politics, ethics, government, humans, humanrights, freedoms, news, goodnews )

Cal
- 1212 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A new administration in Peru is moving toward granting indigenous people long-sought legal rights, reports Survival International.
CANADA: Innu Protest at Mineral Exploration Project in Vital Hunting Grounds
World  (tags: humanrights, world, politics, development, corporate abuse, native rights, indigenous peoples rights, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', news, society )

Cal
- 1214 days ago - survivalinternational.org
One of the largest Innu communities in Quebec, eastern Canada, is embroiled in a row with an iron-ore mining company.
Indigenous Bolivians March Against Amazon Road
World  (tags: world, politics, society, news, INDIGNEOUS PEOPLES RIGHTS, indigenous peoples rights, interesting, freedoms, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ethics, government )

Cal
- 1221 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Hundreds of Amazonian Indians in Bolivia have begun a long march in protest at the construction of a road through a pristine rainforest reserve.
Land at Last for Paraguay Indians
World  (tags: rights, indigenous peoples rights, land rights, politics, news, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', humanrights, government, ethics, freedoms, society, conflict, HumanRights, world )

Cal
- 1221 days ago - survivalinternational.org
Almost 9,000 hectares of ancestral land has been returned to Enxet Indians in Paraguay, more than a decade after their campaign to reclaim it began.
A BADGE OF SHAME: Australia Confronts 'Crisis' of Aborigine Crime
World  (tags: aborigines, aboriginal rights, Australia, indigenous peoples rights, culture, world, politics, society, news, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', HumanRights, humanrights, freedoms, humans, government )

Cal
- 1269 days ago - news.yahoo.com
New Report--little progress in Australia -- despite more than 40 years of targeted federal policies -- in lifting up a section of its population that is beset by crime, poor health, domestic violence and alcoholism while living on the fringes of society
Peru Suspends Devastating Dam
World  (tags: world, environment, destruction, indigenous peoples rights, world, politics, news, interesting, government, conflict, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 1275 days ago - survivalinternational.org
A mega-dam in south-east Peru has been suspended following a month of strikes that involved almost 2,000 local people.
 

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