Posts tagged: indigenous

International Day of the Indigenous Peoples : the Jarawa People are more at risk than ever.

International Day of the Indigenous Peoples : the Jarawa People are more at risk than ever.

Despite the recent arrests, during the last months, more and more poachers have been entering the Jarawa territory to hunt illegally their game. They are harassing the Jarawa communities, giving them tobacco and alcohol. Clock is ticking, the Jarawa people are more at risk than ever. http://www.canindia.com/increasing-trespassing-poaching-in-andamans-tribal-reserves-may-wipe-out-the-natives-august-9-is-international-day-of-the-indigenous-peoples/ The Jarawa’s territory...

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Thanks to Women's March Global for sharing the Jarawa Campaign

Thanks to Women's March Global for sharing the Jarawa Campaign

  This week, on their facebook page, Women's March Global have shared the story of the Jarawa people and the outreach campaign to keep them safe. https://www.facebook.com/womensmarchglobal " Meet Etalay of the Jarawa people. For our next installment of Season of Love: Celebrating Activism we are sharing the story of...

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They give them bananas to "educate" them!

They give them bananas to

The Indian government and his local representative, Bishnu Pada Ray, have definitely crossed the red line by opening five « schools » for the Jarawa people. They call it « Hotspot » and 150 Jarawas kids will be forced to attend to Ongan language courses. Arun Kumar Jha, the Executive...

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