CWIS Announcements

  • New Book by Rudolph Ryser

    To be published April 2012
    320 pages
    Published by Routledge

    In this volume Rudolph C. Ryser describes how indigenous peoples transformed themselves from anthropological curiosities into… more >>
  • Mirjam Hirch earns Doctorate - Traditional Medicine Policy

    Mirjam Hirch, a former CWIS Intern, present Fellow and Associate Scholar was awarded her doctorate in Traditional Medicine Policy and geography in from the Universität zu Köln, Cologne, NRW, Germany. Dr. Mirjam Hirch is a… more >>
  • CWIS Chair, Fulbright Scholar

    CWIS Board Chair Rudolph Ryser joined 11 Fulbright Scholars for a three-day orientation in Mexico City beginning 23 August hosted by the Mexico-US Commission (COMEXUS) for Fulbright-Garcia Robles Scholars. Dr. Ryser begins his… more >>
  • Quinault Nation on UNDRIP - US Senate Hearing

    Quinault President Fawn Sharp spoke
    before the US Senate Committee on
    Indian Affairs on 9 June calling for the
    United States to \\\"adopt policies
    enact legislation as necessary to
    effectuate the principles… more >>
  • CWIS Partners with UN Nairobi Work Program

    The Center for World Indigenous Studies has been invited and has accepted to "partner" with the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change under the Nairobi Work Program. The Nairobi Work Program Program focuses on… more >>