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PWRDF Indigenous Community Development Coordinator visits UNB

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Dr. José Zárate and Bishop David Edwards chat during the World Water Day ceremony at St. Mary’s First Nation in Fredericton.

This story was originally posted on Diocese of Fredericton enews and is reposted here with permission. Ready to board his flight back to Toronto, Dr. […]

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The Women of Mankayan

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Women at the Mankayan barricade. Photo: CPA

In the mountains of Luzon, Philippines, near the community of Mankayan there is a barricade.  For over four years, this barricade has been watched over, […]

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If You Build It

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In 2006, the CAMI opened in Chachihuitan, Mexico, a small mountain community about a two hour drive from San Cristobal.  The CAMI is an Indigenous […]

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Supporting Midwives, Saving Mothers

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Adelia Leonides, a Midwife

The mission of Kinal Antzetik, a PWRDF partner working in the Mexican states of Guerrero, Oaxaca, and Chiapas, is to improve the lives of Indigenous […]

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KAIROS Panel on Resource Extraction and Indigenous Rights

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Girl Power Wolf Spirit

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Corinne Fox is a social worker in Thunder Bay. She is also the Director of Intergovernmental Network for the Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN). She works […]

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Transforming the Destruction of Addiction into Hope and Happiness

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Zou Zou came to Thailand in 2008 at the age of 25.  He arrived in Thailand after spending some years working  in a restaurant in […]

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