Survival International

Type: Organization
Name: Survival International
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Brazil's first indigenous woman lawyer beats prejudice to battle for land rights

BALI, Indonesia (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Raised in isolated villages in the Brazilian Amazon, Joenia Batista de Carvalho grew up loving nature and taking pride in her tribe’s customs, way of life and Indian identity.Carvalho is a Wapixana Indian, ... [Published AlertNet - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

'Second Wave' of Isolated People Make Contact with Outsiders in Brazil

Pushed out of their home territory by violence, a second wave of people who had been living in voluntary isolation in the Amazon rainforest has made contact with villagers in Brazil, according to an advocacy group. These 24 men, women and children belong ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 3 reports

'Second Wave' of Isolated People Makes Contact with Outsiders in Brazil

By Megan Gannon, News EditorDate: 14 August 2014 Time: 10:18 AM ETYoung people from an isolated indigenous tribe in Peru first made contact with a settlement in Brazil in late June. At the time, they reported violent attacks on elders in their commun ... [Published LiveScience.com - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Eli Roth Faces Off With Tribal Rights Campaigners Over Cannibal Film

Open Road; ReutersTorture-porn auteur Eli Roth’s new film, “The Green Inferno,” follows a crew of college-age activists as they attempt to protect an Amazon tribe from the effects of deforestation, only to be eaten alive by the very people they’re trying ... [Published Business Insider - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 09 2014 - Updated Aug 09 2014 - 1 reports

Civilization threat to isolated tribe's survival

Brazil's thick rainforest can hide many things, including people. Near the border with the northwest Peruvian state of Acre, a tribe of undiscovered Indigenous Amazonians made contact with employees from Brazilian Indian agency Funai (Fundacao Nacional ... [Published Deutsche Welle - Aug 09 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

Uncertainty surrounds massacre of indigenous group

You may have heard this story. Members of an uncontacted Amazon people peer across a river on the border between Peru and Brazil, then wade across. Here they tell fellow Ashaninka-speakers that some of their group of 50 or so, living in the forest, have ... [Published New Scientist - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

[tt] (Survival International 2014-07) Brazil: Gunmen threaten to assassinate leading Amazon shaman

[ http://www.survivalinternational.org/news/10367 ] (... links deleted ...) Brazil: Gunmen threaten to assassinate leading Amazon shaman 29 July 2014 [21]Yanomami shaman and spokesperson Davi Kopenawa, who has led thestruggle for the protection ... [Published TranshumanTech - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

Survival International reveals ‘five faces of genocide’ for UN Indigenous Day

Survival International, the global movement for tribal peoples’ rights, reveals five tribal peoples who have been victims of genocide during the 20th century – and warns of a potential genocide in the 21st.Tribal peoples subjected to genocidal violence ... [Published Ekklesia - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

'Massacre' evidence on Peru's Amazon borderlands

Rare video footage of the "first contact" with an isolated indigenous band  near the Brazil-Peru border has emerged—along with new accounts of horrific violence against the group, prompting experts to warn of a threat of "extermination" and "genocide." The ... [Published World War 4 Report - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 11 reports

Amazon Tribe's Contact With Outside World Caught On Video

Rare footage of indigenous Amazonian tribesmen's first contact with the outside world has emerged, capturing the attention of millions around the world.First contact with the natives dates back to June 26, with a second encounter on June 30. The second ... [Published Huffington Post Canada - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 3 reports

Amazon tribe makes contact with outsiders for first time

An extremely rare encounter has been captured on video as members of a remote Brazilian Amazon tribe made contact with outsiders for what is believed to be the first time.Footage released Tuesday by Brazil’s National Indian Foundation (FUNAI) shows several ... [Published Toronto Star Online - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 2 reports

Isolated indigenous make contact with outside world in Brazil

Brazilian experts say the Ashaninka indigenous people likely crossed the border from Peru facing pressure from illegal logging and drug trafficking at homeRIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil – Isolated native people wearing loincloths and carrying bows and arrows ... [Published Rappler - Jul 31 2014]

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Peru's government "should investigate the business of tourism and other groups that are taking advantage of our brothers, the Mascho-Piro, who are exposing them to the spread of disease and are treating them like an attraction" the group wrote
"I'm sad to see that my uncontacted relatives are threatened with extermination, and that Peru has failed to take responsibility. Both the Brazilian and Peruvian authorities must provide the necessary funds to protect them, while there is still time, otherwise one more innocent people will be wiped outout inin full view of the international public."
"Nonetheless we are not bystanders either. We have been concerned about how the evictions have been handled and have been in frequent touch with the Kenyan government."

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Tourists on 'Human Safaris' Are Harassing Uncon... [Published Motherboard Magazine - 21 hours ago]
In search for power, Ethiopia turns to growing ... [Published AlertNet - Aug 27 2014]
Peru: uncontacted tribe flees massacre in the A... [Published Ecologist - Aug 22 2014]
Bromham adventurer rides bamboo bike to Burma [Published This Is Wiltshire - Aug 21 2014]
Vale secures key licence for flagship iron ore ... [Published Mining.com - Aug 21 2014]
Brazil's first indigenous woman lawyer beats pr... [Published AlertNet - Aug 21 2014]
World Bank and UN carbon offset scheme 'complic... [Published Ecologist - Aug 20 2014]
Ache People Genocide to Be Tried [Published Indian Country Today Media Network - Aug 18 2014]
Andaman tribe threatened by illegal ‘human safa... [Published Intercontinental Cry - Aug 16 2014]
'Second Wave' of Isolated People Make Contact w... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 14 2014]
'Second Wave' of Isolated People Makes Contact ... [Published LiveScience.com - Aug 14 2014]
More members of Amazonian tribe seek help from ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 14 2014]
Second group of Amazonian Indians makes contact... [Published Telegraph - Aug 14 2014]
Why are indigenous people left out of the susta... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 14 2014]
Eli Roth Faces Off With Tribal Rights Campaigne... [Published Business Insider - Aug 11 2014]
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Co... [Published Indian Country Today Media Network - Aug 11 2014]
Civilization threat to isolated tribe's survival [Published Deutsche Welle - Aug 09 2014]
How to save an Amazonian tribe [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 09 2014]
Death Threats to Be Investigated [Published Indian Country Today Media Network - Aug 07 2014]
Putting Economy Over People [Published HardNews Magazine - Aug 06 2014]
Uncertainty surrounds massacre of indigenous group [Published New Scientist - Aug 06 2014]
Davi Kopenawa fights for his tribe's survival i... [Published Christian Science Monitor - Aug 06 2014]
Survival International reveals ‘five faces of g... [Published Ekklesia - Aug 06 2014]
[tt] (Survival International 2014-07) Brazil: G... [Published TranshumanTech - Aug 06 2014]
[tt] (BBC Future) Anthropology: The sad truth a... [Published TranshumanTech - Aug 06 2014]
'Massacre' evidence on Peru's Amazon borderlands [Published World War 4 Report - Aug 05 2014]
Video footage shows rare encounter with lost Am... [Published Yahoo!Xtra - Aug 01 2014]
Amazon Tribe's Contact With Outside World Caugh... [Published Huffington Post Canada - Aug 01 2014]
Remarkable video shows first contact between Am... [Published The Independent - Aug 01 2014]
Six questions & answers about first contact wit... [Published Toronto Star Online - Aug 01 2014]
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[tt] (Survival International 2014-07) Brazil: G... [Published TranshumanTech - Aug 06 2014]
[ http://www.survivalinternational.org/news/10367 ] (... links deleted ...) Brazil: Gunmen threaten to assassinate leading Amazon shaman 29 July 2014 [21]Yanomami shaman and spokesperson Davi Kopenawa, who has led thestruggle for the protection ...
[tt] (BBC Future) Anthropology: The sad truth a... [Published TranshumanTech - Aug 06 2014]
[ http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20140804-sad-truth-of-uncontacted-tribes ] (... links deleted ...) [26]Last Place on Earth|4 August 2014IN ASSOCIATION WITH Anthropology: The sad truth about uncontacted tribes [p01q2ng7.jpg ]Rachel Nuwer About ...
Watch as Amazonian tribe makes contact with out... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Aug 01 2014]
It was a simple gesture of humanity — the gift of a bunch of bananas — that ended centuries of isolation. Footage has emerged of the moment an Amazonian tribe, undisturbed by outsiders for hundreds of years, overcame their natural wariness and accepted ...
Remote Indigenous Tribe Adopts Wi-Fi Network in... [Published Mashable! - Jul 18 2014]
Davi Kopenawa, a shaman of the indigenous Yanomami tribe in the Brazilian Amazon, walks down a short hallway toward the computer to Skype with me. In his 50s, Kopenawa wears a white, long-sleeve crew neck tucked into khaki slacks. Several strings ...
Major investment in ‘human safaris’ road: fears... [Published Scoop NZ - World - Jul 16 2014]
Plans for a major building project on an illegal road notorious for its “human safaris” to the vulnerable Jarawa tribe have been condemned by Survival International, the global movement for tribal peoples’ rights, over fears that it will lead to ... ...
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