YATAMA

Country of Origin: Nicaragua

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YATAMA emerged in the Atlantic coast of Nicaragua in 1986 as the indigenous organization Yapti Tasba Masraka Nani Asla Takanka, (Organization of the Peoples of Mother Earth). YATAMA has participated in various elections since 1990 as an indigenous political party representing the indigenous peoples of the Nicaraguan Moskitia.

Environment Defenders