Indigenous Stories

The Women of Mankayan

Asia Pacific Stories, Indigenous Stories, Philippines, Stories by Region, Stories by Theme, Women Stories
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

Canada Stories, Canadian Indigenous Stories, Featured, Indigenous Stories, Women Stories, Youth Stories
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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

Asia Pacific Stories, Burma Stories, Canada Stories, Featured, Indigenous Stories, Refugees and Migrants Stories, Youth Stories
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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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Interview with Raquel Vasquez

Featured, Guatemala Stories, Indigenous Stories, Latin America Caribbean Stories, Women Stories
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I recently had the opportunity to sit down with Raquel Vasquez, a Mayan woman from Guatemala, and hear from her the story of the work […]

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