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Indian Tribes’ Case To Reach The Supreme Court

Published: April 13, 2012, Author: MHirch

The Dongria Kondh people fight against the mining of bauxite in their ancestral lands, the Niyamgiri hills in India. Their battle is “not just that of an isolated tribe for its customary rights over its traditional lands and habitats, but that of the entire world over protecting our natural heritage”, as the newspaper the Guardian quotes one of the leaders of the Save Niyamgiri Committee, Lingaraj Azad, in a recent article.

Chief George Manuel Memorial Indigenous Library

The library is dedicated to the memory of Secwepemc Chief George Manuel (1921-1989), to the nations of the Fourth World and to the elders and generations to come.

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