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    Reportase KMANV: Opening and Dialogue with Government of Indonesia

    The Fifth Congress of the Indigenous People of the Archipelago (KMAN V) is held in the customary land of the protectors of kampong Tanjung Gusta. 15-19 March 2017. On 17 March 2017, opening ceremonial and dialogue with Government of Indonesia. Environment and Forestry Minister Siti Nurbaya and Presidential Chief of Staff Teten Masduki as representative of GoI.

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    Reportase KMANV: Sarasehan Day II

    The Fifth Congress of the Indigenous People of the Archipelago (KMAN V) is held in the customary land of the protectors of kampong Tanjung Gusta. 15-19 March 2017. On 16 March 2017, a pre-congress activity – saresehan – is held to have a dialog, to discuss about indigenous people.

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    Reportase KMANV: Sarasehan Day I

    The Fifth Congress of the Indigenous People of the Archipelago (KMAN V) is held in the customary land of the protectors of kampong Tanjung Gusta. 15-19 March 2017. On 15 March today, a pre-congress activity – saresehan – is held to have a dialog, to discuss about indigenous people: their situations, what has been happening between them and the stakeholders, notably the government. Also present are all like-minded friends, who have been fighting to secure for recognition, protection and enjoyment of the rights of indigenous people.

  • 03:50 Now Playing

    Reportase KMANV: Simposium

    The Fifth Congress of the Indigenous People of the Archipelago (KMAN V) is held in the customary land of the protectors of kampong Tanjung Gusta. 15-19 March 2017. On 15 March today, a pre-congress activity – a symposium – is held to have a dialog, to discuss about indigenous people: their situations, what has been happening between them and the stakeholders, notably the government. Also present are all like-minded friends, who have been fighting to secure for recognition, protection and enjoyment of the rights of indigenous people.

  • 03:27 Now Playing

    KMANV: Why is it Important?

    AMAN members must be present at Congress and together we will envisage the future of the indigenous peoples’ movement. All the supporters are expected to join also and discuss ways forward.The 2017 Congress will be very important. What fundamental movement strategies will follow?

  • 04:30 Now Playing

    Siapa Lagi Kalau Bukan Kita

    Song written by Dadang in 2015 - two years on it has become the anthem for the movement!

Playlist - Indonesia Indigenous Peoples Congress 2017

The Indigenous Peoples Alliance of the Archipelago holds its congress once every five years. Communities across Indonesia join in North Sumatra on the site of an old palm oil plantation – where the community have taken back the land. Find out more about what’s happening with these short films from INFIS and AMAN Youth.