The level of social inequality among indigenous groups is 11 times greater than in any other group. Article, in Spanish , in El Universal newspaper.
The leading indigenous organisation, CONAIE, has published an open letter in response to the crisis affecting the country.
Over the last few months the FNRP has collected 1.2 million signatures from all over the country for a petition demanding a new constitution
Despite a growing outpour of international support and solidarity, there is no end in sight to the paramilitary violence being waged against the Indigenous Triqui people of San Juan Copala in Oaxaca, Mexico.
Daniela Estrada discusses the political motivations behind the Mapuche hunger strikers.
A recently released UN report has found that indigenous tribes in Colombia are critically endangered.
Indigenous people mobilize to protect their land rights in Guatemala whilst the government fights to protect the interests of international investment.
From Bolivia Nick Caistor asks if a new law will make it easier for indigenous communities to live alongside each other.
President Piñera heads for conflict with the Mapuche.

Amazonas, the Opera

A groundbreaking operatic spectacle puts Brazil's Yanomami tribe in the spotlight – and highlights the destruction of the rainforest. Jan Rocha reports.  

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