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Knowledge generation is an important foundation for increasing understanding and for pushing for change. In this database, you can find all of our resources, which include books, manuals, briefings, human rights reports and urgent alerts. 

La generación de conocimiento es una base importante para aumentar la comprensión y para impulsar cambios en el terreno. En esta base de datos, puede encontrar todos nuestros recursos, que incluyen libros, manuales, informes, informes de derechos humanos y alertas urgentes.

Stillehavsfolk i Melanesien

Author: Annelin Eriksen, Knut Rio
Number of pages: 40
ISBN number: 87-90730-54-2
ISSN number: 1399-9540
Region publication is about: Oceania, Pacific, Pacífico
Release year: 2002
Release month/day: mar-02
Hæfte nr. 10 i serien: Hvem er de indfødte folk? Informations- og undervisningsmateriale om indfødte folk for folkeskolens ældste klasser og den almindeligt interesserede læser. Seriens hæfter har et fælles forord om indfødte folk: Hvem og hvor mange er de? Hvor og hvordan lever de? Hvilke problemer står de indfødte folk overfor? Hvorfor føler de sig truede? Hvad er deres fælles ...
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Kanaka Maoli - Et polynesisk folk fra Hawaii

Author: Ulla Hasager 
Number of pages: 44
ISBN number: 87-90730-62-3
ISSN number: 1399-9540
Country publication is about: United States of America, Estados Unidos, Hawaii
Region publication is about: Oceania, Pacific, Pacífico
Release year: 2002
Release month/day: maj-02
Hæfte nr. 12 i serien: Hvem er de indfødte folk? Informations- og undervisningsmateriale om indfødte folk for folkeskolens ældste klasser og den almindeligt interesserede læser. Seriens hæfter har et fælles forord om indfødte folk: Hvem og hvor mange er de? Hvor og hvordan lever de? Hvilke problemer står de indfødte folk overfor? Hvorfor føler de sig truede? Hvad er deres fælles ...
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Maasai - Kvæghyrder i Østafrika

Author: Nina Johnsen
Number of pages: 44
ISBN number: 87-90730-63-1
ISSN number: 1399-9540
Region publication is about: Africa, África
Release year: 2002
Release month/day: jun-02
Hæfte nr. 13 i serien: Hvem er de indfødte folk? Informations- og undervisningsmateriale om indfødte folk for folkeskolens ældste klasser og den almindeligt interesserede læser. Seriens hæfter har et fælles forord om indfødte folk: Hvem og hvor mange er de? Hvor og hvordan lever de? Hvilke problemer står de indfødte folk overfor? Hvorfor føler de sig truede?...
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Philippine Ilokano - Dagiti Nainsigudan Nga Umili

Number of pages: 144
ISBN number: 87-90730-60-7
Country publication is about: Philippines, Filipinas
Region publication is about: International, Internacional
Release year: 2002
Release month/day: 2002
The book gives an overview of the status and plight of indigenous peoples in various regions of the world, and in the Cordillera region in the Philippines. How do they define themselves, what sets them apart from other peoples? And why do we need to show interest for their specific problems?  These and other questions are dealt with in this book.
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Philippine Tagalog - Katutubong Mamamayan

Region publication is about: International, Internacional
Release year: 2001
Release month/day: 2001
Edited and translated from the Spanish title: Pueblos Indígenas. "The book gives an overview of the plight and the status of various indigenous communities the world over as they attempt to preserve what is left of their life amidst the manic spread of capitalism and the collusion of their respective nation-states in this globalization process." From Review by Patricio N. Abinales in the daily ...
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Philippine Bisaya - Lumadnong Katawhan

Number of pages: 143
ISBN number: 87-90730-86-0
Country publication is about: Philippines, Filipinas
Region publication is about: International, Internacional
Release year: 2005
Release month/day: 2005
Translated from the Spanish title: Pueblos Indígenas The book gives an overview of the status and plight of indigenous peoples in various regions of the world, and in the Cordillera region in the Philippines. How do they define themselves, what sets them apart from other peoples? And why do we need to show interest for their specific problems? These and other questions are dealt with in this bo...
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Nossos Olhares

Number of pages: 111
Country publication is about: Brazil, Brasil
Region publication is about: Latin America, América Latina
Release year: 2007
Release month/day: 2007
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Uchastie korennykh narodov v politicheskoi zhizni stran cirkumpolyarnogo  regiona - rossiiskaya realnost i zabubezhnyi opyt

Number of pages: 192
Country publication is about: Canada, Canadá, Russia, Rusia, Greenland, Groenlandia, Alaska, Sápmi
Region publication is about: Arctic, Ártico
Release year: 2003
Release month/day: 2003
(Participation of indigenous peoples in the political life of the circumpolar countries - The Russian reality and the international experience) The book is a compilation of articles looking at political participation of indigenous peoples around the Circumpolar North. It includes examples from Sápmi, Canada, Alaska and Greenland. A special focus is given to regional realities and the legislative...
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IWGIA Posobie Postoiannyi forum po voprosam korennyh narodov

Number of pages: 115
ISBN number: 978-87-915-6326-3
Country publication is about: Russia, Rusia
Region publication is about: Arctic, Ártico
Release year: 2006
Release month/day: 2006
The handbook provides basic information on the nature of the new UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues in Russian, the aim being to enable indigenous organisations to have greater influence within this new body. It covers the first four sessions of the Permanent Forum.
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De Ursprungliga Australierna

Country publication is about: Australia
Region publication is about: Asia
Release year: 2005
Release month/day: 2005
Swedish version of De Indfødte Australiere originally written by Hanne Miriam Larsen & IWGIA, 2000. Information and education material about the world's indigenous peoples. Not distributed by IWGIA's secretariat. If you wish to purchase the book, please contact IWGIA - Lundagruppen för ursprungsfolk, Ulf Johansson Dahre via email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need J...
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Inuit: De eskimåiska folken i Arktis

Region publication is about: Arctic, Ártico
Release year: 2005
Release month/day: 2005
Swedish version of Inuit: De Eskimoiske Folk i Arktis originally written by Frank Sejersen & IWGIA, 2000. Information and education material about the world's indigenous peoples. Not distributed by IWGIA's secretariat. If you wish to purchase the book, please contact IWGIA - Lundagruppen för ursprungsfolk, Ulf Johansson Dahre via email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You n...
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Indianska Folk i de Peruanska Anderna

Country publication is about: Peru, Perú
Region publication is about: Latin America, América Latina
Release year: 2005
Release month/day: 2005
Swedish version of Indianske Folk i Perus Andesbjerge originally written by Karsten Pærregaard & IWGIA, 2000. Information and education material about the world's indigenous peoples. Not distributed by IWGIA's secretariat. If you wish to purchase the book, please contact IWGIA - Lundagruppen för ursprungsfolk, Ulf Johansson Dahre via email: This email address is being protected from spambots. ...
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Ursprungsfolk

ISBN number: 91-970014-0-6
Region publication is about: Africa, África, Arctic, Ártico, Asia, Latin America, América Latina
Release year: 2002
Release month/day: 2002
Swedish version of Indfødte Folk originally written by Jens Dahl; this version ed. by Jens Dahl and Alejandro Parellada, 2002. Basic text book about the world's indigenous peoples. Not distributed by IWGIA's secretariat. If you wish to purchase the book, please contact IWGIA - Lundagruppen för ursprungsfolk, Lundagruppen för ursprungsfolk, Ulf Johansson Dahre via email: This email address is ...
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Wenyeji Asilia Katika Afrika, Mashariki, Kati Na Kusini

Number of pages: 148
ISBN number: 87-90730-44-5
Country publication is about: Tanzania
Region publication is about: Africa, África
Release year: 1999
Release month/day: 1999
The book is a compilation of contributions from the conference on hunter-gatherers and pastoralists in Arusha, Tanzania in 1999. First published in Indigenous Affairs 2/99. Translated from English Also available in French - Voix Africaines
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Masyarakat Adat Di Dunia Eksistensi Dan Perjuangannya

Number of pages: 139
ISBN number: 87-90730-39-9
Country publication is about: Indonesia
Region publication is about: International, Internacional
Release year: 2001
Release month/day: 2001
Translated from the Spanish Title: Pueblos Indígenas. The book gives an overview of the status and plight of indigenous peoples in various regions of the world. How do they define themselves, what sets them apart from other peoples? Why do we need to show interest for their specific problems - these and other questions are dealt with in this book.
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In thai: Indigenous Peoples

Number of pages: 127
ISBN number: 87-90730-30-5
Region publication is about: International, Internacional
Release year: 2000
Release month/day: 2000
The book gives an overview of the status and plight of indigenous peoples in various regions of the world. How do they define themselves, what sets them apart from other peoples? Why do we need to show interest for their specific problems - these and other questions are dealt with in this book.
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La Lingua della Terra: i Mapuche in Argentina e Cile

Author: Leslie Ray
Number of pages: 230
ISBN number: 978-88-89413-43-2
Country publication is about: Argentina, Chile
Region publication is about: Latin America, América Latina
Release year: 2010
Release month/day: 2010
L’avvincente e sofferta Lotta di resistenza dei Mapuche, indigeni sudamericani oggetto di una politica segregazionista e repressiva da parte dei governi cileni e argentini. II ‘popolo della terra” traduzione letterale di Mapuche) è stato deportato in riserve, ridotto alta fame e alla marginalitá sociale dalle logiche statali e dall’aviditá dei proprietari terrieri e delle multinazionali...
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Indigenous Affairs 1/06

Region publication is about: Africa, África
Release year: 2006
Release month/day: 2006
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Indigenous Affairs 2/07

Region publication is about: International, Internacional
Release year: 2007
Release month/day: 2007
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Indigenous Affairs 3/07

Region publication is about: International, Internacional
Release year: 2007
Release month/day: 2007
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Indigenous Affairs 4/08

Region publication is about: International, Internacional
Release year: 2008
Release month/day: 2008
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Indigenous Affairs 5/08

Region publication is about: International, Internacional
Release year: 2008
Release month/day: 2008
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Povos Indígenas em Isolamento Voluntário ou em Contato Inicial na Amazônia e no Gran Chaco

Number of pages: 384
ISBN number: 978-85-86736-22-3
Country publication is about: Bolivia, Brazil, Brasil, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Paraguay , Peru, Perú , Venezuela, Chaco , Chaco
Region publication is about: Latin America, América Latina
Release year: 2007
Release month/day: 2007
O presente livro reúne as apresentações relizadas durante o "Seminário Regional sobre Povos Indígenas Isolados ou em Contato Inicial da Amazônia e do Gran Chaco", ocorrido em Santa Cruz de la Sierra (Bolívia), de 20 a 22 de Novembro de 2006. Com a celebração desse seminário, a publicação de suas atas e o diálogo relizado entre as organizaçiones Indígenas, especialistas e as admi...
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Naga: a People Struggling for Self Determination

Author: Shimreichon Luithui
Number of pages: 22
Country publication is about: India, Nagalim, Burma, Birmania
Region publication is about: Asia
Release year: 2001
Release month/day: jun-00
Since more than 50 years, an indigenous people living in the mountainous Northeastern corner of the Indian Subcontinent has fought a silent war. Silent because this war has been largely ignored be the world. Ever since the Nagas have been in contact with outside powers they have fiercely resisted any attempt of subjugation. The British colonizers managed to control only parts of the rugged Naga te...
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Paraguay: The Case of the Ayoreo. IWGIA Report 4

Author: Unión de Nativos Ayoreo de Paraguay, Iniciativa Amotocodie
Number of pages: 44
ISBN number: 978-99953-898-2-6
Country publication is about: Paraguay, Paraguay , Chaco , Chaco
Region publication is about: Latin America, América Latina
Release year: 2010
Release month/day: maj-10
This IWGIA Report documents the injustices experienced by the indigenous Ayoreo people in Paraguay, who have lost much of their ancestral lands to ranching, illegal sale of land and extractive industries - a development that threatens the physical and cultural survival of the groups of Ayoreos still living in voluntary isolation. This publication is aimed at demarcating the territory of the Ayo...
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Peru: A Chronicle of Deception. IWGIA Report 5

Author: Research Team of ODECOFROC
Number of pages: 62
ISBN number: 978-87-91563-73-7
ISSN number: 0105-4503
Country publication is about: Peru, Perú
Region publication is about: Latin America, América Latina
Release year: 2009
Release month/day: dec-09
This report argues and demonstrates that the Peruvian government acted in bad faith by modifying the original proposal to create the Ichigkat Muja National Park agreed upon with the Awajún and Wampís indigenous communities of the District of El Cenepa, Department of Amazonas, Peru. The proposal to create a protected natural area in the Cordillera del Cóndor, the traditional land of these people...
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Colombia: The Case of the Naya. IWGIA Report 2

Author: Pedro García Hierro
Number of pages: 52
ISBN number: 978-958-8262-70-3
Country publication is about: Colombia
Region publication is about: Latin America, América Latina
Release year: 2008
Release month/day: dec-08
The violations of the fundamental rights of the black, indigenous and peasant farmer population of the Colombian Pacific, regarded by all the armed forces, both regular and irregular, as the “collateral damage” of any armed conflict, may have objectives of their own, independent of the Colombian internal armed conflict. The territorial uprooting of these peoples may be an objective in itself...
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Os direitos dos povos indígenas em Mato Grosso do Sul, Brasil. Informe IWGIA 3

Author: José Alwyn
Number of pages: 84
ISBN number: 97-88791563-34-8
Country publication is about: Brazil, Brasil
Region publication is about: Latin America, América Latina
Release year: 2009
Release month/day: 2009
Este informe, que denominei de “Os direitos do povos indígenas em Mato do Grosso do Sul, Brasil. Confinamento e tutela no século XXI”, trata das observações de minha visita, bem como da pesquisa e análise realizada posteriormente a partir da perspectiva dos direitos humanos. Nele aborda-se o tratamento que o Estado brasileiro tem outorgado aos povos indígenas, analisando especialmente...
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