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Living La Vegan Loca!
03 September 2012


If you are not already a vegan have you ever wondered if you could become one or what it would be like to be one? Most people think of vegans as hippies or very frail, malnourished people that subsist on carrot sticks and celery. Or that they are whiny people that care more about animals than about people...

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LHC experiments bring new insight into matter of the primordial Universe
13 August 2012


Geneva, 13 August 2012. Experiments using heavy ions at CERN’s Large Hadron Collider (LHC) are advancing understanding of the primordial Universe.

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Indigenous Peoples of Bangladesh at the United Nations
20 July 2012

The protection of Indigenous Peoples’ land and their resources is fundamentally important for the realization of indigenous peoples’ right to culture

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Victory! The struggle to protect Koongarra uranium is finally over
08 June 2012


There was a major victory this week in the struggle to protect the Koongarra uranium deposit in Australia's Northern Territory. The Northern Land Council, which represents native title claimants in the Arnhem Land region of Northern Territory...

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Maldives: the violence that goes unnoticed
12 April 2012


In 2009, Mohamed Nasheed, the president of the Maldives (before being overthrown in a recent coup), held a cabinet meeting underwater. He sat at a table anchored to the ocean floor, wearing a wetsuit and oxygen tank, and signed a law meant to make the country carbon neutral within a decade.

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The Role of Language and Culture in the identity of Indigenous peoples
16 August 2012

Intervention on the Study on the role of languages and culture in the promotion and protection of the rights and identity of Indigenous peoples

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Gayanashagowa, “The Great Law of Peace”
01 August 2012


I've been sitting back here and listening to all the statements and feel that there’s something I have to say on on behalf of the people I represent. I sit here today as a citizen of the Haudenosaunee or, what is more commonly called, the Six Nations, or Iroquois Confederacy.

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Indigenous Peoples of Madhya Pradesh sound the Alarm
11 July 2012

The protest against a disturbing new ecotourism scheme in Madhya Pradesh, India


A consortium of indigenous and non-governmental organizations have sounded the alarm...

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Thousands demonstrate in support of New Guinea Council
02 May 2012


Demonstrations were held in Jayapura on April 5 in support of a groundbreaking conference held in The Hague, The Netherlands, to examine pathways to the reinstatement of the New Guinea Council or Nieuw-Guinea Raad, the original Parliament of West Papua...

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Safou: the “Butterfruit”
16 March 2012


Native to the humid, tropical forests of West and Central Africa, safou (Dacryodes edulis) is also known as the “butterfruit” for its rich, oily pulp. But safou is more than just creamy and delicious. It’s quickly becoming an important cash crop for small farmers...

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