#Indigenous communities

  • Article: 3 Important Things You Should Know from the Assembly of First Nations
    Citizenship

    3 Important Things You Should Know from the Assembly of First Nations

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 28, 2017

    A quick but important recap of this week’s annual meeting in Regina. Read more

  • Article: Indigenous Infants in Canada Are More Likely to Die But a New Program Aims to Help That Grim Statistic
    Health

    Indigenous Infants in Canada Are More Likely to Die But a New Program Aims to Help That Grim Statistic

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 26, 2017

    “We’ve parented our kids from millennia and we’re still here.” Read more

  • Article: Brazil Is Rolling Back 20 Years Worth of Environmental Protection Policies
    Environment

    Brazil Is Rolling Back 20 Years Worth of Environmental Protection Policies

    May 16, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Brazil is backsliding on its commitments to protect the Amazon rainforest and indigenous people. Read more

  • Article: This Small Indigenous Community in Canada Took On a Big Natural Gas Company and Won
    Environment

    This Small Indigenous Community in Canada Took On a Big Natural Gas Company and Won

    By Phineas Rueckert|April 20, 2017

    “Water Warriors,” a documentary about this struggle, premieres at the TriBeCa film festival in NYC. Read more

  • Article: Breaking Free: Native American Women Tell How They Survived Sex Trafficking
    Girls & Women

    Breaking Free: Native American Women Tell How They Survived Sex Trafficking

    By Colleen Curry|March 10, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    They're more than just victims. They're survivors. Read more

  • Article: Fighting for Their Lives, Indigenous People Rise Up Around the World
    Girls & Women

    Fighting for Their Lives, Indigenous People Rise Up Around the World

    By Colleen Curry|March 10, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Indigenous people make up 5% of the world’s population, but 15% of its poor. Read more

  • Article: These Indigenous Women Are Leading the Fight to Save the Planet
    Girls & Women

    These Indigenous Women Are Leading the Fight to Save the Planet

    By Natalie Prolman|March 8, 2017|Stand For Trees

    “The hope lies with the women.” Read more

  • Article: An Indigenous Woman Will Run for President of Mexico in 2018
    Girls & Women

    An Indigenous Woman Will Run for President of Mexico in 2018

    By Colleen Curry|Feb. 13, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The indigenous group the Zapatistas are going to run a native woman in 2018. Read more