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International Funders for Indigenous Peoples 11th Annual Conference

International Funders for Indigenous Peoples (IFIP) is holding its Eleventh Annual Conference from May 16 to May 18, 2012. IFIP aims to ‘transform philanthropy globally through encouraging and facilitating partnerships with Indigenous Peoples to further vision, imagination, and responsibility to tackle the challenges of our times.’
This year’s conference is the the Hotel Kabuki in San Francisco. The theme of the conference […]

Release of Sea Turtle Marks New Year, and New Tradition, for Seri People

The Seri are a tribe of expert fishers and crafts people inhabiting parts of Sonora, Mexico, where the desert meets the sea. For centuries, the people have celebrated their New Year, on July 1st, with songs, dance, games and a feast of delicious Seri food. Traditionally, the Seri New Year’s feast has included caguama – […]

Conversations with Earth goes to D.C.

We are pleased to announce that our friends at Conversations With Earth will showcase some stunning interpretations of climate change by indigenous people, at the National Museum of the American Indian at the Smithsonian in Washington, D.C. The Exhibit opens on July 24th. Click here for more information.