News - Livelihoods and Culture

Indigenous cultures in Colombia at risk of extinction

27th Mar 2013
65 of 102 indigenous cultures caught in an expanding armed conflict zone in Western Colombia are at risk of cultural extinction. (Media Freedom International)


Gender relations are changing along with climate

25th Mar 2013
A changing climate will inevitably have an impact on gender relations in rural communities, but not enough is being done to boost the resilience of women. (IRIN)


Indigenous women fight climate change

15th Mar 2013
Ancestral knowledge and wisdom are applied to confront changes to farming calendars. (Latinamerican Press)


A helpful education for life

1st Mar 2013
Teachers develop proposals for intercultural curriculum. (Latinamerican Press)


Indigenous ‘Idle No More’ movement sweeps Canada

15th Dec 2012
Thousands of people across Canada mobilized Monday, 10 December 2012 under the banner “Idle No More” to protest the effects of current and proposed government policies on the nation’s indigenous peoples. (Global Voices)


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