International Day of the Indigenous Peoples : the Jarawa People are more at risk than ever.

International Day of the Indigenous Peoples : the Jarawa People are more at risk than ever.

Despite the recent arrests, during the last months, more and more poachers have been entering the Jarawa territory to hunt illegally their game. They are harassing the Jarawa communities, giving them tobacco and alcohol. Clock is ticking, the Jarawa people are more at risk than ever. http://www.canindia.com/increasing-trespassing-poaching-in-andamans-tribal-reserves-may-wipe-out-the-natives-august-9-is-international-day-of-the-indigenous-peoples/ The Jarawa’s territory...

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Thanks to Women's March Global for sharing the Jarawa Campaign

Thanks to Women's March Global for sharing the Jarawa Campaign

  This week, on their facebook page, Women's March Global have shared the story of the Jarawa people and the outreach campaign to keep them safe. https://www.facebook.com/womensmarchglobal " Meet Etalay of the Jarawa people. For our next installment of Season of Love: Celebrating Activism we are sharing the story of...

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They give them bananas to "educate" them!

They give them bananas to

The Indian government and his local representative, Bishnu Pada Ray, have definitely crossed the red line by opening five « schools » for the Jarawa people. They call it « Hotspot » and 150 Jarawas kids will be forced to attend to Ongan language courses. Arun Kumar Jha, the Executive...

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JARAWAS : Our last report on France 24 https://youtu.be/NdvlO6bPG60

JARAWAS : Our last report on France 24 https://youtu.be/NdvlO6bPG60

Video: In Indian Ocean, Jarawa tribe risks dying out http://www.france24.com/en/20160902-video-reporters-jarawa-dying-out-indian-ocean For their own protection, you are not allowed to meet them. For tens of thousands of years, the Jarawa have been self-sufficient hunter-gatherers, living in harmony with nature on India’s Andaman Islands. But their way of life was turned upside...

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