Festival America: for its president Francis Geffard, “indigenous peoples are now part of the conversation”

Festival America for its president Francis Geffard indigenous peoples are

The America festival, which takes place in Vincennes (Val de Marne) from September 22 to 25, 2022, has chosen this year as its theme “The voices of America”, and among these voices, wishes to make heard those long ignored by the so-called peoples “first”. On this occasion, the festival welcomes a large delegation of writers … Read more

Martín Chambi, how the indigenous photographer managed to portray the majestic Andean world

Martin Chambi how the indigenous photographer managed to portray the

Martin Chambi in Machu Picchu, 1929. (Martin Chambi Archive). This September 13 marks 49 years since Martin Chambi left this world. The most illustrious Peruvian photographer of the 20th century, whose work was declared Cultural Heritage of the Nation in 2019 for being the biological and ethnic testimony of the Peruvian population, had his first … Read more

Women’s Mind: Rigoberta Menchú and her fight in defense of women and indigenous peoples

Womens Mind Rigoberta Menchu and her fight in defense of

Next December 10 will be the 30th anniversary of Rigoberta Menchu ​​Tum received the Nobel Peace Prize, becoming the first indigenous person and the youngest person to receive the award, for her fight in defense of women and indigenous peoples. “A great blessing is that I had to be a victim, but not a passive … Read more

Paraguay. New threats from the military against indigenous communities in Amambay – Latin American Summary

Paraguay New threats from the military against indigenous communities in

Latin American Summary, June 2, 2022. Through a video, Hilario Ibarra, leader of the Paĩ Tavyterã indigenous community near Cerro Guasu, Amambay, denounced new death threats and other harassment by the FTC in the region where the attack took place on September 2, 2020. double infanticide of Lilian Mariana and María Carmen (11) and the … Read more

The trial against former paramilitaries for sexual abuse of indigenous people in Guatemala begins

1641488046 The trial against former paramilitaries for sexual abuse of indigenous

The Guatemalan Nobel Peace Prize winner Rigoberta Menchú participates in the demonstration of Guatemalan Achí women, victims of sexual violence during the internal armed conflict (1960-1996), at the beginning of the trial against five former Guatemalan civil patrols (PAC), outside the Palace of Justice in Guatemala City on January 4, 2022. Photo: JOHAN ORDONEZ The … Read more

Indigenous activist accused of attacking Congress arrested in Guatemala

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This content was published on 24 November 2021 – 19:58 24 November 2021 – 19:58 Guatemala City, Nov 24 (EFE) .- The Guatemalan National Civi Police (PNC) arrested the Mayan activist and poet Kaqchikel Nanci Paola Chiriz Sinto this Wednesday for her alleged participation in damage to the Congress building on November 21, 2020 , … Read more