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Help protect and preserve ancestral grave

We recently witnessed the desecration of a Shinnecock Indian ancestor’s grave, when a skull, bones, and 18th Century glass…

Via Go Fund Me

The Amazon used to be a hedge against climate change. Those days may be over.

The world’s greatest forest used to absorb greenhouse gases. Now, it may be emitting them. Carbon dioxide coming…

Via PRI

Easter Island people want British Museum to return Moai statue

Easter Island’s indigenous people have asked Chile’s government to help them recover a unique Moai statue removed 150 years…

Via The Guardian

Indigenous peoples recognised by the world’s biggest climate fund

A “GCF Indigenous Peoples Policy” has been adopted for inclusion in the Green Climate Fund, that every year allocates…

Via IWGIA