Indigenous

Buzz: Indigenous Indigenous peoples are ethnic groups native to a land or region, especially before the arrival and intrusion of a foreign and possibly dominating culture. They are a group of people whose members share a cultural identity that has been shaped by their geographical region. Each group of Indigenous people are unique, some following …

World Indigenous Tourism Summit 2018

Waitangi, New Zealand hosts the 2018 World Indigenous Tourism Summit, a forum for Indigenous peoples to discuss tourism, to share collective Indigenous wisdom, knowledge and traditions handed down through generations. Hashtags: #wits18, #kiaorawits This Summit will introduce a prestigious line up of speakers to provide unique insights into how they have integrated traditional knowledge into …

Chaco Culture National Historical Park

Roofdog Chaco¬†became part of the US national park system (as a national monument) in 1907 and was designated a World Heritage Site in 1987. The park is one of twenty World Heritage sites in the USA. YouTube Google Maps Facebook https://www.facebook.com/FrackOffChaco Embedded Tweets For #WorldListeningDay, we're listening to the monsoon season! #NewMexicoTRUE #NewMexicoWeather #Monsoon ūüĆ© …

Indigenous Peoples Week

Indigenous Peoples Week has been an annual celebration on Planeta.com for the past eight years. Preview: 2018 Indigenous Peoples Week August 6-12 #ipw8   Recaps ipw6 Indigenous Peoples Week #ipw7     Planeta.com Indigenous Peoples Day #IndigenousPeoplesDay 2019 – International Year of Indigenous Languages Indigenous

Aboriginal and Indigenous Australia

Buzzwords 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.¬†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 known, indigenous.’ This …

Gundijtmara

Indigenous Peoples The Gunditjmara are an Indigenous Australian people of southwestern Victoria. They are the traditional owners of the areas now encompassing Warrnambool, Port Fairy, Woolsthorpe and Portland. Elsewhere on the Web http://www.standard.net.au/story/4701465/new-gunditjmara-ceo-open-to-change Wiki Gunditjmara – Wikipedia Planeta.com Budj Bim National Park and Cultural Landscape Aboriginal and Indigenous Australia Victoria

Indigenous Tourism

Buzzwords Indigenous Tourism = Questions What is the difference between Indigenous Tourism and Ethnotourism? How can visitors determine the degree the traditional or Indigenous people design and benefit from tourism? What resources are available to traditional and Indigenous peoples keen on offering travel and tourism services? Planeta.com Tourism Definitions Ethnotourism Indigenous Peoples Indigenous Peoples Week …

February 21 is International Mother Language Day

Poster: International Mother Language Day = Dia Internacional de la Lengua Materna February 21 is International Mother Language Day declared by UNESCO in 1999 to celebrated linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism. Events, workshops and even tweets on this date promote awareness. Hashtags: #imld18, #dilm18, #LenguaMaterna UNESCO: “Languages are the most powerful instruments of preserving …

Indigenous Languages

Photo: Caldo de Piedra ‚ÄĘ Oaxaca, M√©xico Indigenous Languages are awesome. Mark your calendar. 2019 is the International Year of Indigenous Languages. 2019 – International Year of Indigenous Languages Languages Mixteco de San Pedro Tida√° N√°huatl Ayuuk Vocabulary from Santa Mar√≠a Ocotepec Planeta.com #UsaTuVoz Our Languages Matter: NAIDOC Week 2017 MńĀori Language Week / Te …

Guelaguetza

Poster: Guelaguetza 2018 Guelaguetza is one of the world’s most important festivals and takes place every year in Oaxaca, Mexico. The 2018 likely dates are July 23 and 30. Introducing the Guelaguetza Some of the most colorful celebrations in the Americas take place in the southeastern corner of Mexico. Since 1932 the city of Oaxaca …