Indigenous Communities

Some articles on indigenous, communities, indigenous communities:

History Of Indigenous Australians - Origins - Before British Arrival
... The regions of heaviest indigenous population were the same temperate coastal regions that are currently the most heavily populated ... However, indigenous Australians maintained successful communities throughout Australia, from the cold and wet highlands of Tasmania to the more arid parts of the continental interior ... Post-colonisation, the coastal indigenous populations were soon absorbed, depleted or forced from their lands the traditional aspects of Aboriginal ...
Cannabis In Australia - Indigenous Australia
... Statistics show that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities have a lower life expectancy and higher rates of disease and injury than the non-indigenous ... have contributed to the widespread use of tobacco and alcohol among indigenous communities and according to Perkins, Clough and others, the use of illicit drugs (cannabis in particular) is higher among ... Little detailed information is available on cannabis use in urban or remote indigenous communities ...
Consejo Nacional De Fomento Educativo - Education in Indigenous Communities
... CONAFE's initiative is to work with small communities with no access to education and which are unable to meet a Ministry of Public Education (SEP) requirement regarding the minimum number of ... Most indigenous communities have fewer than 100 inhabitants, and meeting SEP’s requirement has most of the time not been possible ... For this reason, indigenous communities have been denied access to education ...
San Andrés Accords
... in San Andrés Larráinzar, Chiapas, and granted autonomy, recognition, and rights to the indigenous population of Mexico ... of basic respect for the diversity of the indigenous population of Chiapas, the conservation of the natural resources within the territories used and occupied by indigenous ... were discussed and approved by representatives of all the indigenous communities of Mexico, and translated into ten indigenous languages ...
Human Rights In Argentina - Discrimination, Societal Abuses, and Trafficking in Persons - Indigenous People
... The constitution recognizes the ethnic and cultural identities of indigenous people and states that the Congress shall protect their right to bilingual education, recognize their communities and ... In practice indigenous people do not fully participate in the management of their lands or natural resources, in part because responsibility for ... Although there is no formal process to recognize indigenous tribes or determine who is an indigenous person, indigenous communities can register with the provincial or federal government ...

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