Argues the notion that forcing ‘development’ or ‘progress’ on tribal people does not make them happier or healthier. In fact, the effects are disastrous. The most important factor by far for tribal peoples’ well-being is whether their land rights are respected.
- Production Date 2007-10-11
- Program Global Program
- Grantee Survival International
- Language English
- Media Format Book
- Program Theme Promoting knowledge systems & biocultural education
- Communication Issue Areas Indigenous Peoples & Climate Change, Indigenous Rights & Representation