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Samburu Girl-Child Beading - A Silent Secrifice

This documentary highlights the silent human rights violations against young girls and women in the Samburu community which the traditional practice of "beading" entails.
The practice known as “beading,” can briefly be described as a community-sanctioned, non-marital sexual relationship between Samburu men in the “warrior” age group, and young Samburu girls who are not yet eligible to be married.

Samburu Women Trust and IWGIA - 2012 December

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Visit of the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples to Argentina

This DVD includes a video documenting the Rapporteur’s visit to Argentina, an interview with James Anaya on his work as Special Rapporteur and his report on the situation of Argentina’s indigenous peoples.

IWGIA and Ore Media - 2012 December

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The Indigenous Peoples and IFAD

This DVD is a resource on IFAD’s main instruments in its engagement with indigenous peoples.

IWGIA and Ore-media - 2011 June

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A Question of Justice – Indigenous Peoples’ Rights in Africa

This film is part of the ongoing sensitization work done by the ACHPR Working Group on the promotion and protection of the rights of indigenous peoples in Africa. It gives an overview of the work of the ACHPR on indigenous peoples’ rights and illustrates the human rights situation of indigenous communities in Africa, taking examples from communities in Kenya (Endorois and Ogiek) and Cameroon (the Bagyeli and Mbororo).

IWGIA and ACHPR - 2011

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Postcards from a Possible World - Pottery

A short film on the production of pottery by the Awajun women of the Peruvian Amazon and its social, cultural, and economic significance

IWGIA, Ore-media - 2010 September

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Postcards from a Possible World - Cocoa

A short film on how the Awajun produce cocoa.

IWGIA, Ore-media - 2010 September

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Eampe Punie Pajeami - The Chaco Forest and its People

This video takes us on a journey to the heart of the Paraguayan Chaco in the company of Ayoreo elders and experts who show us around the territory where groups of ayoreo people wish to remain in isolation, despite a modern world that is gradually taking over.

IWGIA, Iniciativa Amotocodie & Ore-Media - 2010 September

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Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples - Geneva, Switzerland Second Session 2009

This DVD on the Expert Mechanism aims to raise awareness among indigenous peoples, civil society, national human rights institutions, governmental institutions and the general public on the mandate of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (MRIP) and its contribution to advancing the rights of indigenous peoples.

IWGIA, ORE Media - 2010 March

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Building Dignity - New Political Constitution of the State, 2007-2009, Bolivia

"Building dignity" is a chronicle of the Bolivian constitutional process. It offers a complete panorama of the voices that attract, repel and complement each other within Bolivia.

IWGIA, ORE Media - 2010 March

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Amazonia for Sale

A new documentary by ODECOFROC and IWGIA on the Awajún and their struggle to protect their ancestral territory

IWGIA, ODECOFROC, Racimos de Ungurahui & ORE-Media - 2010 February

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Resisting – Voices of the Victims of the Pando Massacre in Bolivia

On September 11, 2008, 13 people were murdered in what has been called “the Porvenir Massacre” or “the Pando Massacre”. This documentary shows what happened on that day and places the event in a broader context. The film is a portrait of the lives of the families of the victims and of those who survived the violence.

2009

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