Indigenous Latin America

Nov 22, 2017

European Parliament Conference: Friends of Indigenous Peoples of Latin America

[DESCRIÇÃO EM PORTUGUÊS ABAIXO]   22 November 2017 | 18:00-20:00 Room P1C047 | European Parliament, Brussels, Belgium On 22 November at 18:00 the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) – with support of the Nando and Elsa Peretti Foundation and in collaboration with Francisco Assis MEP – will organize a conference on indigenous rights in...

Nov 22, 2017

European Parliament Conference: Friends of Indigenous...

[DESCRIÇÃO EM PORTUGUÊS ABAIXO]   22 November 2017 | 18:00-20:00 Room P1C047 | European Parliament, Brussels, Belgium On 22 November at 18:00 the Unrepresented Nations and...

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Nov 20, 2017

EP Documentary Screening: Terras Brasileiras /...

[DESCRIÇÃO EM PORTUGUÊS ABAIXO]   20 November 2017 | 18:30-21:00 Room ASP 1G2 | European Parliament, Brussels, Belgium On 20 November 2017 at 18:30 the Unrepresented Nations...

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Nov 09, 2017

Brazil: Report Shows Continuing Deterioration...

Photo courtesy of CIMI On 5 October 2017 the Indigenous Missionary Council (CIMI) published their report on Violence against Indigenous Peoples in Brazil recorded in 2016. The report signals a...

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Oct 23, 2017

Brazil: Electric Hydropower Policies Severely...

Photo courtesy of International hydropower association.  Indigenous communities and researchers report the devastating effects of the construction of hydropower plants on the Teles Pires river which...

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Oct 16, 2017

Mapuche: Argentinian Government Should Respond...

Photo courtesy of David Suazo Quintana @Flickr The Mapuche community Pu Lof de Cushamen in Argentina has reported human rights violations against their members to the Inter-American Commission on Human...

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Sep 21, 2017

Ecuador: Renewed Dialogue Between President Moreno...

Photo Courtesy by: Agencia de Noticias ANDES @Flickr In July 2017, President Lenin Moreno met with CONAIE, the Federation of Indigenous Peoples of Ecuador. It had been 8 years since the dialogue between...

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Sep 12, 2017

Brazil: Massacre Highlights Increasing Threat...

Photo Courtesy of Eduardo Fonseca Arraes @Flickr.com The recent massacre of ten members of an uncontacted Amazonian tribe in Brazil constitutes another example of the failure of the Brazilian...

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