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1-Year Countdown to End 'Human Safaris' in India
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', world, news, politics, human safaris, uncontacted tribes, native rights, indigenous rights, society )

Cal
- 139 days ago - survivalinternational.org
Time is running out for the Jarawa, who are extremely vulnerable to exploitation by intruders on their land, as demonstrated by the recent shocking revelations of the kidnapping and sexual exploitation of Jarawa women by poachers.
Loggers Face Removal From Land of Earth's Most Threatened Tribe
World  (tags: native rights, native rights indigenous peoples rights, world, politics, humanrights, news )

Cal
- 241 days ago - survivalinternational.org
Brazil has taken the first steps towards the removal of thousands of illegal loggers and settlers from the land of the Awá, Earth's most threatened tribe, by notifying them that they will be removed if they do not leave now.
International Condemnation of Botswana Over Bushmen
World  (tags: world, politics, government, ethics, native rights, Kalahari Bushmen, africa, news, society, interesting, freedoms, humanrights )

Cal
- 273 days ago - survivalinternational.org
The Botswana government has been subject to fierce criticism over its persecution of the Kalahari Bushmen. The Bar Human Rights Committee of England and Wales (BHRC), the United Nations and British parliamentarians have expressed concern over the Botswana
Worldwide Protests Demand Stop to Brazil's Assault on Indigenous Rights
World  (tags: native rights, housing, society, politicsu.s., congress, ethics, government, world, WOUNDED KNEE, native rights, news, politics )

Cal
- 291 days ago - survivalinternational.org
Supporters of human rights organization Survival International held a vocal protest outside the Brazilian embassy in London today in support of thousands of indigenous demonstrators in Brazil rallying against the onslaught of their hard-won land rights.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Boycott Botswana Tourism
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, terrorism, NATIVE RIGHTS, politics, violence, society, world, humanrights )

Cal
- 291 days ago - survivalinternational.org
While the Botswana Tourism Board promotes its country with glossy images of Bushman hunters, Bushmen from the Central Kalahari Game Reserve (CKGR) are being starved and intimidated off their ancestral land.
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 )

Cal
- 294 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
Bow, Arrow, Facebook: Brazilian Tribes Fight for Their Land
World  (tags: Brazil, world, politics, corruption, violence, activism society, politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world, government, native rights, indigenous rights, news, usa )

Cal
- 333 days ago - spiegel.de
Indigenous peoples in Brazil have lost their patience. Promised more land decades ago, they have recently begun forcing the issue by occupying farms and ranches.
Plans to Evict Botswana Bushmen Revealed By Leaked Report
World  (tags: native rights, housing, society, politicsu.s., congress, ethics, government, world, africa )

Cal
- 340 days ago - survivalinternational.org
Survival International has obtained detailed plans for the forced relocation of Bushmen by a local council in western Botswana, despite a recent High Court order prohibiting their forced eviction and central government assurances that no evictions would t
PERU: Proof of Uncontacted Indians Is Serious Blow to Oil Giant
World  (tags: illegal logging, deforestation, Brazil, uncontacted tribes, native rights, rainforests, environment, destruction, habitatdestruction, Peru, habitat, ecosystems, wildlife )

Cal
- 344 days ago - survivalinternational.org
Many of the local Matsés Indians believe the uncontacted Indians are related to their tribe. They strongly reject Pacific Rubiales' work in the proposed reserve.
Killings of Brazil's Indigenous Indians Highlight Tensions of Land Disputes
World  (tags: ecosystems, indigenous rightrs, native rights, palm oil, Philippines, world, destruction, nature, protection, humans, politics, green, Brazil, Big Ag, power struggle, businesss interests, government, world )

Cal
- 347 days ago - theguardian.com
Brazilian government accused of pandering to agro-business lobby rather than reallocating areas to indigenous peoples
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Australia's Aboriginal Cultural Heritage
World  (tags: ecosystems, indigenous rightrs, native rights, palm oil, Philippines, world, destruction, nature, protection, humans, politics, green, Australia, aborigines, government, world )

Cal
- 364 days ago - avaaz.org
The Australian Federal Government has released the 'Mineral and Energy Exploation Inquiry Productivity Commission Draft Report' which recommends that the The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Heritage Protection Act 1984 (The ATSHIP Act) be repealed.
TAKE ACTION NOW! CANADA: Don't Let Aboriginal People Go Hungry!
World  (tags: NATIVE RIGHTS, First Nations, Canada, hunger, humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', news, politics, society, children, interesting )

Cal
- 370 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Tell the federal government to help small northern communities like those in Nunavut find long-term solutions for surmounting high living costs and make sure no Aboriginal communities go hungry.
Brazilian Indians Block Railway Over Health Chaos
World  (tags: ecosystems, indigenous rightrs, native rights, palm oil, Philippines, world, destruction, nature, protection, humans, politics, green, government, world )

Cal
- 375 days ago - survivalinternational.org
The Carajás railway threatens the health and livelihood of Earth's most threatened tribe.
Brazil: Protestors Call on President to Uphold Indigenous Rights 1
World  (tags: ecosystems, indigenous rightrs, native rights, palm oil, Philippines, world, destruction, nature, protection, humans, politics, green, government, world )

Cal
- 382 days ago - survivalinternational.org
As demonstrators continue to flood Brazil's streets, Brazilian Indians have joined protestors in calling for an end to the onslaught on indigenous rights by the government.
 

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