Indigenous Languages

Photo: Caldo de Piedra • Oaxaca, México Indigenous Languages are awesome. Mark your calendar. 2019 is the International Year of Indigenous Languages. 2019 – International Year of Indigenous Languages We are updating some popular features on Planeta.com: Languages Ayuuk Vocabulary from Santa María Ocotepec Mixteco de San Pedro Tidaá Māori Language Sámi Language Quechua Náhuatl …

Sámi

Indigenous Peoples Sámi is used to name the Indigenous population of Sápmi (northern Norway, Sweden, Finland and Kola peninsula in Russia). the Sami flag has been flying in Norway, Finland, Russia and Sweden since 1986. The Sámi people live in four countries and have no national state of their own. The provinces Finnmark in Norway, …

Cherokee

Indigenous Peoples The Cherokee are a Native American people, originally indigenous to the Southeastern United States (principally Georgia, Tennessee, North Carolina, and South Carolina). Currently there are three federally recognized Cherokee tribes: the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians in North Carolina, the Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma, and the United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians, also …

2018 Report of the Special Rapporteur of the Human Rights Council on the rights of indigenous peoples

Image Recommended reading: Report of the Special Rapporteur of the Human Rights Council on the rights of indigenous peoples Summary The present report is submitted to the General Assembly by the Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples pursuant to her mandate under Human Rights Council resolution 33/12. In the report, the Special Rapporteur …

Māori Links

Māori Flag Updating our New Zealand coverage before Te Wiki o te Reo Māori (Māori Language Week) Links related to the Māori people and culture presented in somewhat random fashion: Events February 6 Treaty of Waitangi March 22-26 Te Matatini Kapa Haka – Facebook June 25 Matariki September Te Wiki o te Reo Māori (Māori …

Ayuuk = Mixe

Indigenous Peoples Features Ayuuk Vocabulary from Santa María Ocotepec Videos Soundcloud Embedded Tweets “La solidaridad se hace más visible cuando sucede alguna desgracia” Este año las afectaciones en la region mixe son aun mayores que el año pasado ☹️ #ayuuk #mixe #ayuujk #oaxaca #oaxacamexico #lenguasindígenas pic.twitter.com/4waHyXhesZ — kumoontun (@kumoontun) October 23, 2018 Planeta.com Oaxaca Indigenous …

Indigenous Links

Buzzwords Links related to Indigenous peoples and cultures, presented in somewhat random fashion: February 6 Sámi National Day August 9 International Day of the World’s Indigenous People September 10-16 Te Wiki o te Reo Māori (Māori Language Week) Indigenous Literacy Day September 2 is Indigenous Literacy Day http://www.indigenousliteracyfoundation.org.au/indigenous-literacy-day.html @IndigenousLF Second Monday in October #IndigenousPeoplesDay https://planeta.com/1610indigenouspeoplesday …

Indigenous Peoples Day 2018

<h6>Photo: <a href=”https://www.flickr.com/photos/planeta/358897624″>Caldo de Piedra (Stone Soup)</a></h6> We celebrate the second Monday in October as Indigenous Peoples Day. Hashtag #IndigenousPeoplesDay Twitter Moment IPW 2018 Indigenous Peoples Day In the past twenty years, this celebration has become a counter narrative to Columbus Day. USA Today reports that more cities are recognizing Native Americans on Columbus Day. …

Indigenous Peoples Day

Photo: Caldo de Piedra We celebrate the second Monday in October as Indigenous Peoples Day. Hashtag #IndigenousPeoplesDay In the past twenty years, this celebration has become a counter narrative to Columbus Day. USA Today reports that more cities are recognizing Native Americans on Columbus Day. The roots of rethinking the holiday go back several decades. …