Category Archives: BLOG

Hato ngi bam ka bam ba dap biang?

Katba nga dang iaid ha lynti ban leit phai sha iing, nga ju pyrkhat ngan leh aiu ynda nga la poi iing. Kaba nga ju leh ka long ban peit ka khreh kot ki khun bad nangta sa ka shet … Continue reading

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Indigenous peoples defend Earth’s biodiversity—but they’re in danger

Originally published in National Geographic ORIENTE REGION, ECUADOR Pushed forward by a chugging long-tail motor, an old dugout canoe carries us down the languorous Conambo River, a tributary of the Amazon, at the western edge of Ecuador’s Oriente region. We spend the … Continue reading

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INDIGENOUS FOOD SYSTEM: A BULWARK AGAINST FOOD INSECURITY

On the way to the world famous Sohra lay the village of Sohrarim, which as claimed by its residents, was the original location of the now famed tourist destination. The village has one of the oldest Churches in the region … Continue reading

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A cultural heritage under threat and under valued

Originally published: Committee on World Food Security CFS44 “Indigenous people believe that Man belongs to the World; civilized people believe that the World belongs to Man.” Daniel Quinn There are only 370 million indigenous peoples in this world. And they safeguard … Continue reading

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Move on and diversify…

Originally published: Committee on World Food Security CFS44 Once upon a time… Many countries were hard struck with famine. It was an evil situation. Many people starved and died.  But we were rescued by a revolution that helped these and many … Continue reading

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What would a woman do?

Originally published: Committee on World Food Security CFS44   “Give a girl the right shoes, and she can conquer the world” is a popular saying by Marilyn Monroe. How about we give a woman the right tools so she can fix … Continue reading

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