history of Latin America: history of the region from the pre-Columbian period and including colonization by the Spanish and Portuguese beginning in the 15th century
There are some 370 million indigenous people around the world, the rights of whom are often ignored. Many have been dispossessed of their traditional lands or denied
Guatemala, situated in Central America, is a country with a very large indigenous population. Approximately 40% of Guatemalan people identify themselves as indigenous
International Funders for Indigenous Peoples is the only global donor affinity group dedicated solely to Indigenous peoples around the world. For the past
She was a native and essential cook, as much as Aunt Chloe,– cooking being an indigenous talent of the African race; but Chloe was a trained and methodical one, who
The indigenous peoples of South America are the Pre-Columbian peoples of South America and their descendants. These peoples contrast with South Americans of European
Learn about the Amazon’s Indigenous peoples. For millennia, isolated Rainforest tribes that thrived on traditional lifestyles are now threatened.
Before the arrival of Europeans in 1500, Brazil was home to at least 1,000 tribes with a total estimated population of 5 – 13 million people.
Indigenous peoples who inhabited the Amazon before the arrival of European colonisers planted a vast number of trees, a new study argues. They played an important