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  • The defence of cultures, languages and territories is one of the hallmarks of indigenous communication and cinema, as affirmed by those of us who have been working from a multitude of contexts to assert our right to tell our stories and through them to relate to other peoples and struggles. The capacity to construct other […]

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  • We are delighted to welcome David Hernández Palmar to the team. He brings with him a wealth of experience and connections. From storyteller of the Wayuu people, to continent-wide film festival organiser, David will be crucial in delivering our mentoring programme in the next few years.  Find out more about David and what he’ll be […]

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  • End of year update from Paul Redman, Executive Director This year has been one of the strangest, most harrowing and soul searching in my lifetime and it is being felt on a global scale.  We have been forced to watch from afar as our indigenous friends face the terrors of a global pandemic in isolation, […]

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  • Columbia Center of Sustainable Investment – October 2020 Indigenous and Tribal peoples’ right to free, prior and informed consent (FPIC) has transformative potential. Yet, there is a considerable gap between the theory and what happens in practice. Global actors supporting recognition of FPIC and effective prior consultation processes usually focus on normative standards and best […]

  • Global Witness – July 2020 For years, land and environmental defenders have been the first line of defence against climate breakdown. Yet despite clearer evidence than ever of the crucial role they play, far too many businesses, financiers and governments fail to safeguard their vital and peaceful work.  The climate crisis is arguably the greatest […]

  • As Covid-19 reaches every part of the globe, indigenous organisations are preparing themselves. They are also asking for public donations to support them during this pandemic. Find out about each organisation below. As this list grows, groups are organised by geographical region. Global Guardians of the Forest have a joint fund to fight Covid-19. My […]

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  • Thanks to all the participants for submitting their short films to the Selva Wasi contest. Tawna presents the jury, which will select the winner. Results will be communicated on Sunday, May 3. WITSAJA! Frida Muenala, Kichwa-Zapoteza filmmaker – She studied Film and Video at the San Francisco University of Quito. Her first documentary Huellas del […]

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