Environment

Aug 09, 2018

Brazilian Indigenous Organisations Struggle for Indigenous Rights on the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples 2018

On the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples of 2018, leaderships from the “Articulation of the Indigenous Peoples of Brazil” (in Portuguese, “Articulação dos Povos Indígenas do Brasil” - APIB) and other indigenous oranisations are planning an act in defense of indigenous rights in Brasília. On a context marked by tensions surrounding...

Aug 09, 2018

Brazilian Indigenous Organisations Struggle for...

On the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples of 2018, leaderships from the “Articulation of the Indigenous Peoples of Brazil” (in Portuguese, “Articulação...

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Aug 07, 2018

The Worldwide Struggle to Recognize Indigenous...

All over the world, Indigenous Peoples are struggling to have the rights over their ancestral lands recognized. Contrasted to the processes which companies such as the ones related to the palm oil industry...

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Jul 24, 2018

Tibet: Pollution and Misuse of Natural Resources...

Since the time of Mao Zedong’s founding of the Communist Party of China (CPC), the Chinese government has followed Mao’s belief that even nature is subject to the Party— “even the...

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Jul 23, 2018

European Parliament Adopts Far-Reaching Resolution...

On 3 July 2018, the European Parliament adopted by 534 votes to 71, with 73 abstentions, a resolution on violations of the rights of indigenous peoples in the world, including land grabbing, drafted by...

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Jul 18, 2018

Mandeans: 18 July marks New Year’s Celebration...

17 July 2018 marked the new year for the Mandeans, an ethnic and religious minority. This celebration symbolises the birth of Adam according to their calendar. According to the Iranian Student’s...

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Jul 13, 2018

Ogoni: MOSOP Denounces Failure of Nigeria in Mitigating...

The President of the Movement for the Survival of Ogoni People (MOSOP), Mr Legborsi Pyagbara, denounced the lack of commitment of the Nigerian government regarding the mitigation of climate change, pointing...

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Jul 09, 2018

Ahwazi: Khuzestan Peaceful Protests over Safe...

Amnesty International has published a report calling on Iranian authorities to investigate allegations of violence and arrests against peaceful protesters in the Khuzestan province. Inhabited primarily...

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Jul 05, 2018

Brazil: Indigenous Community Threatened by Construction...

The National Department of Transport Infrastructure published a report declaring the viability of constructing a waterway in the traditional territory of the Munduruku indigenous community, in the state...

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