Indigenous Communities

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Taber Studios
Embera woman, indigenous culture tours, Panama with Jagua on her face. Indigenous Tribes, Indigenous Communities, Latina, Jagua Tattoo, Half The Sky, Facial Tattoos, Tourism Day, Indian Tribes, Body Modifications

In the Embera indigenous communities of Panama, women wear a traditional headpiece of tropical flowers and use corporal paint.

17 year old, Almay from right) dances with other tribal girls during the mass worship in Ijurupa village near Vedanta refinary in Orrisa. Indigenous communities conduct the worship, which is an annual feature, in their respective states, but this yea Tribal People, Tribal Women, Tribal India, Tribal Art, Tribes In India, Village Photography, Art Photography, Village Tours, Beautiful Girl Indian

News special: Vedanta victory masks threats to indigenous people

Following the landmark decision by the Indian government to prevent Vedanta from mining on tribal land, the Ecologist reports on the other tribes - including the Penan in Sarawak and the Guarani in Brazil - facing similar threats but being ignored by the media

Granting lucrative mining concessions to Chinese companies, Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa says, “We cannot be beggars sitting on a bag of gold. Ecuador, First Humans, North America, Indigenous Communities, Copper, Chinese, Community, Amazon, Facial

Ecuador’s Green President Pushes Massive Chinese Mine

President Rafael Correa was once the toast of environmentalists around the world after his government adopted a groundbreaking new constitution that recognized "the rights of nature." The 2008...

Experts and indigenous communities along came together along Salween River to discuss the negative impacts proposed damns would have on villagers. Indigenous Communities, International Day, The Gathering, Dolores Park, Thailand, Asia, Community, River, Concert

Ceremony for the Salween River

To celebrate the 15th Annual International Day of Action for Rivers, hundreds of villagers, activists, artists, journalists, and experts from Burma, Thailand and China gathered at a small village by the Salween River to learn about proposed dams in China and Burma. The gathering included a press conference, evening cultural performances, a candlelight vigil, concert, and prayer. Participants from China, Thailand, Burma and the US came together to show support for the indigenous communities…

Mining in Cambodia: Community contradictions Loss of land to industrial mining posing challenges in indigenous communities Indigenous Communities, Cambodia, Challenges, Industrial, Community, Poses, Figure Poses, Industrial Music

Mining in Cambodia: Community contradictions

Loss of land to industrial mining posing challenges in indigenous communities