Severe Winter Chill Grips Peru

Severe Winter Chill Grips PeruA state of emergency has been declared in the southern Peruvian Andes, where bitterly cold weather has killed thousands of animals, devastating the largely indigenous families that raise them.

New Languages to be Added to Indigenous Language Revival Project

New Languages to be Added to Indigenous Language Revival ProjectSeveral new indigenous languages are to be added to the Indigenous Language Revival Project in an effort to preserve Guyana’s first peoples’ diverse languages.

Indigenous Leaders Caravan Across the Country to Call for an End to Fracking

Indigenous Leaders Caravan Across the Country to Call for an End to FrackingThe group is leaving from Flagstaff, Arizona today and will end up in Philadelphia on July 24 for the March for a Clean Energy Revolution, which dovetails with the Democratic National Convention.

Health Centres Embrace Sweat Lodges to Help Indigenous Patients

Health Centres Embrace Sweat Lodges to Help Indigenous PatientsOntario’s minister of indigenous relations and reconciliation, says the province committed $250-million over a three-year period to bolster programs such as indigenous-oriented health care.

Dispute Turns Deadly as Indigenous Brazilians Try to 'Retake' Ancestral Land

Dispute Turns Deadly as Indigenous Brazilians Try to In a feud that dates back decades, indigenous people seize private property they claim as their ancestral lands and farmers respond with deadly violence.