Finally! A Victory for Indigenous Resistance

Finally! A Victory for Indigenous ResistanceFinally a victory in Brazil for Indigenous resistance as the mega-dam project in the country's Amazon basin which would have flooded an area the size of New York City and displaced Indigenous communities has been suspended, a measure that has been welcomed by land rights campaigners.

Paris Agreement 1.5 C Climate Limit Denounced by Indigenous as the Red Line to Catastrophe

Paris Agreement 1.5 C Climate Limit Denounced by Indigenous as the Red Line to CatastropheAn alliance of indigenous and global and U.S. grassroots leaders commemorated Earth Day by denouncing the historic Paris Agreement for its silence on fossil fuel.

Traditional Birth: Indigenous Doula Program Includes Ceremony for Expectant Mothers

Traditional Birth: Indigenous Doula Program Includes Ceremony for Expectant MothersA new initiative aims to return the miracle of birth back to women and communities. The Manitoba Indigenous Doula Initiative will train students to support pregnant Indigenous women with traditional beliefs and ceremonies.

UN Meets 'Racist' Guatemalan President Over Indigenous Issues

UN Meets Facing criminalization for defending their lands and ongoing impunity on genocide, indigenous leaders in Guatemala are meeting this week with the United Nations to help plan an upcoming meeting on indigenous issues worldwide.

Indigenous Group Asks Brazil to Stop Financing Mega-Projects

Indigenous Group Asks Brazil to Stop Financing Mega-ProjectsA group representing Amazon indigenous people urged Brazil's National Development Bank on Wednesday to stop financing projects that cause environmental damage.