Indigenous Latin America

Mar 23, 2020

Brazil: Radical Missionaries put Isolated Tribes at Risk of Deadly Diseases

Below is from an article by The Guardian Brazil’s isolated indigenous groups are at risk of catching deadly diseases from radical evangelical Christian missionaries. The US-based organisation Ethnos360, formerly called the New Tribes Mission, aims at converting every remaining indigenous tribe. Currently, they have a helicopter base close to the Javari Valley in Brazil, a reserve with the world’s...

Mar 23, 2020

Brazil: Radical Missionaries put Isolated Tribes...

Below is from an article by The Guardian Brazil’s isolated indigenous groups are at risk of catching deadly diseases from radical evangelical Christian missionaries. The US-based organisation Ethnos360,...

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Dec 12, 2019

Hmong: UNPO at Laos UPR Pre-session

On 12 December 2019 UNPO's General Secretary, Ralph Bunche, spoke at the pre-session for the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) for Laos.

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Apr 16, 2019

Indigenous Peoples and the Inter-American System...

UNPO General Secretary, Ralph Bunche, is invited to speak tomorrow on 16 April 2019 at a discussion panel hosted by Georgetown University in Washigton, DC.

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Apr 02, 2019

Documentary Screening at the European Parliament...

European Parliament | Brussels, Belgium 2 April 2019 | 18:30 – 21:00 | Room ASP 1G2 On 2 April 2019, MEP Marisa Matias (GUE/NGL) will host the documentary screening of Empate, with the participation...

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Feb 01, 2019

Brazilian Indigenous: Catastrophe in Brumadinho,...

“It died at 9am in the morning of Saturday [26 January 2019]”, says one member of the indigenous community Nao Xohã in reference to the river Paraopeba. The community composed of 18...

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Jan 18, 2019

Brazilian Indigenous: UNPO Condemns Bolsonaro's...

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) has previously discussed the possible consequences of Bolsonaro’s victory for the Indigenous Communities in Brazil. In the period between...

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Nov 21, 2018

Mapuche: Chile Promises to Bring Justice to Young...

Amid the protests that have followed the death of Camilo Catrillanca, the grandson of a Mapuche indigenous leader, during a police operation on Wednesday 14 November 2018, Chile’s President Sebastián...

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