Ojibwe

Indigenous Peoples The Ojibwe, Ojibway, or Chippewa are Indigenous peoples in North America. There are Ojibwe communities in both Canada and the United States. Elsewhere on the Web http://ojibwe.lib.umn.edu Anishinabe/Ojibwe/Chippewa: Culture of an Indian Nation What we have been gifted https://youtu.be/jSuxYPhDslU This hour long documentary was released in 2009 to DVD and focuses on the …

Aboriginal and Indigenous Australia

Photo: Tribal Warrior Human occupation of Australia started about 65,000 years ago with successive waves of immigration from south and southeast Asia. Archaeologists continue to revise the date of early settlements. Today Aboriginal Australians conserve the oldest culture in the world. The word ‘Aboriginal’ has appeared in the English language since the 17th century and means ‘first or earliest …

Māori Language

Graphic New Zealand (Aotearoa) – Planeta.com spotlights the annual Māori Language Week. We are updating this page with key links, headlines and links to social web channels including Facebook and Twitter. Vocabulary is featured here. Key Links Māori Language Commission Te Taura Whiri I te Reo Māori Facebook Te Wiki o te Reo Māori Planeta.com …

Native America Calling

Logo Recommended listening Native America Calling – nativeamericacalling.com – is a live Monday-Friday, call-in program linking public radio stations, the Internet, and listeners together in a thought-provoking national conversation about issues specific to Native communities. Each program engages noted guests and experts with callers throughout the USA and is designed to improve the quality of …

2019 – International Year of Indigenous Languages

Photo: Tienda Ayöök, Clay Rabbits 2019 is the International Year of Indigenous Languages (Año Internacional de las Lenguas Indígenas). Hashtags: #iyil2019, #2019iyil Suggestions are welcome as continue to edit and update this page. Key Links iyil2019.org https://en.iyil2019.org/media/#become https://en.iyil2019.org/registration https://es.iyil2019.org/registro/ https://www.un.org/development/desa/indigenouspeoples/meetings-and-workshops/8109-2.html https://www.iyil.org Questions for the organizers What are the hashtags for the 2019 International Year? Questions …

Ayöök Vocabulary from Santa María Ocotepec (Maaxïnkojm), Oaxaca, México

Photo: Ceramic Cup Here are key Ayöök (Mixe) words and phrases used in Santa María Ocotepec (>Maaxïnkojm) and translated in Spanish and English. If you have not started to learn Ayöök, 2019 is a great time to start as this is the International Year of Indigenous Languages. Planeta.com is celebrating the year by updating guides …

Uluru – Kata Tjuta National Park

Photo: Mark Wassell, Pink Sunset Australia’s Northern Territory boasts nearly 100 national parks and reserves, including two of Australia’s most famous parks — Uluru and Kakadu. The well-known monolith, Uluru (Ayers Rock), 348 meters high, is near the southwest corner of the Territory and may be Australia’s most familiar natural icon. The Uluru-Kata Tjuta National …

Kumoontun

Image Oaxaca, Mexico – Kumoontun is the Ayöök (Mixe) word for tequio or collective work. This initiative launched in late 2018 / early 2019 participates in research, awareness, and reflection on what happens in Ayöök community life. Key Links kumoontun.wixsite.com/kumoontun soundcloud @kumoontun Publication Ayöök Tales (Cuentos Ayöök) Features https://kumoontun.wixsite.com/kumoontun/blog/engracia-p%C3%A9rez-castro App https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.seit.felix.kumoontun 2019 – Now Available …

UNESCO’s Contributions to the International Year of Indigenous Languages

Hashtags Paris – Spotlight on this week’s International Conference Language Technologies for All . Kudos to UNESCO for livestreaming video. Hashtag: #LT4All Key Links unesco.org/LT4All unesco.org/events/international-conference-language-technologies-all-lt4all-enabling-linguistic-diversity-and Day 2 and 3 PDF Questions Are any of the resources / reports mentioned available online? Are there highlight videos? Is there a directory of participants? What are the …

Triqui

Indigenous Peoples Triqui Embedded Tweets ¡Maan xùgwé! ¡Maan dìnín! Gisíj oráa xà raán ruwáa néh á. Yúnj nìn, xà yúnj txruj riyaan xiyoo-o ngà txra yàhan á. ¿Nùnj wwin si xà raán ruwáa nej suj nànj?¡Hola hermanas! ¡Hola hermanos! Es hora de desayunar. Nosotros desayunaremos huevos al comal y tortillas calientitas.🌮🤤 pic.twitter.com/bDMzkWS9h9 — Lengua y …