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 …

Ch’ol

Indigenous Peoples The Chʼol are an Indigenous people of Mexico, mainly located in the northern highlands in the state of Chiapas. Embedded Tweets El #TrenMaya les invita a la entrega de constancias a todos los participantes del taller de lengua Chol en la Secretaría del Gobierno de Palenque, Chiapas, el próximo 26 de diciembre a …

Native American Heritage Month

Poster Since 1990 the USA has celebrated Native American Heritage Month in the month of November. Hashtags: #nativeamericanheritagemonth, #NAHM Background Nativeamericanheritagemonth.gov: What started at the turn of the century as an effort to gain a day of recognition for the significant contributions the first Americans made to the establishment and growth of the U.S., has …

Welcome to country

Poster Welcome to country = Quotes ‘Welcome to Country’ is an important ceremony by Aboriginal people and inviting them to perform it helps non-Indigenous people recognise Aboriginal culture and history. An ‘Acknowledgement of Country’ can be done by everyone, Indigenous or non-Indigenous, to pay respect to the fact that one is on Aboriginal land. – …

Anangu

Indigenous Peoples Australia – The Anangu dwell primarily in the Central Western desert, to the south of the Arrernte and Walpiri. Uluru welcome Uluru – Kata Tjuta National Park Uluru Links Uluru Statement from the Heart Recommended listening Sunday Nights Wikipedia Anangu Pitjantjatjara

Latin American Festival of Indigenous Language / Internet 2019

Poster Guatemala hosts this week’s Festival Latinoamericano de Lenguas Indígenas en Internet 2019. Hashtag: #FLLii2019 Key Links lenguasindigenas.digital Facebook Instagram @FLLii2019 Questions Is there a directory of participants? Are there live and recorded videos from the festival? In the conservation and love of language, how can non-Indigenous people assist Indigenous peoples? What are the trends …

Teotitlán del Valle Talking Dictionary

Screenshot The Zapotec Talking Dictionary of Teotitlán del Valle began in 2013. This project has received collaboration from 35 native speakers from Teotitlán del Valle, Oaxaca, Mexico. Key Links talkingdictionary.swarthmore.edu/teotitlan/ talkingdictionary.swarthmore.edu What we love: everything. Visiting Teotitlán del Valle is one of the sweetest experiences in the world, made richer by appreciating the locals and …

Acoma Sky City

Photo: Ceramics for sale The oldest continuously inhabited community in the United States is Acoma Sky City, home to the Pueblo of Acoma. Residents provide tours of the settlement on the 367-foot tall mesa, about 20 miles south of Interstate 40 and half-way between Albuquerque and Gallup. The Sky City Cultural Center and Haak’u Museum …