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Google Earth Voyager story highlights Indigenous cultural heritage

GOOGLE EARTH VOYAGER STORY HIGHLIGHTS INDIGENOUS CULTURAL HERITAGE

Each story panel features photographs and videos about a particular tradition, linking it to a relevant geographical location seen...

Indigenous breakthrough a matter of time, says Goolagong-Cawley

INDIGENOUS BREAKTHROUGH A MATTER OF TIME, SAYS GOOLAGONG-CAWLEY

By Ian Ransom MELBOURNE - Nearly half a century after Evonne Goolagong-Cawley became the first Aboriginal Australian to win a grand...

 
 
 
4 Principles of Designing with Indigenous Communities

4 PRINCIPLES OF DESIGNING WITH INDIGENOUS COMMUNITIES

Squamish Lil'Wat Cultural Center - First Nations Lil'Wat Nation and Squamish Nation, British Columbia - Alfred Waugh, MRAIC , Formline...

Ecuadorean townspeople build record pyramid of roses

ECUADOREAN TOWNSPEOPLE BUILD RECORD PYRAMID OF ROSES

TABACUNDO, Ecuador - The people in this small Andean town are the proud creators of the biggest floral structure ever built - a life-size...

 
 
 
Mapping the Critical Role of Indigenous Peoples in Global Conservation

MAPPING THE CRITICAL ROLE OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES IN GLOBAL CONSERVATION

By Stephen Garnett and James Watson Hazda, Aranda, Orang Asli, Yanomami and Cherokee - Indigenous Peoples have many names around the...

Turning Indonesian Farmers into Food Entrepreneurs: A Conversation with Helianti Hilman

TURNING INDONESIAN FARMERS INTO FOOD ENTREPRENEURS: A CONVERSATION WITH HELIANTI HILMAN

Working directly with more than 50,000 small farmers , 2,000 food artisans, and over 50 partners in 23 countries across five continents...

 
 
 
Chumbi: a new intercultural Slow Food community is born in Ecuador

CHUMBI: A NEW INTERCULTURAL SLOW FOOD COMMUNITY IS BORN IN ECUADOR

Chumbi is the name for a traditional fabric made by indigenous peoples in Ecuador, representing a variety of symbols that communicate...

Kenya Indigenous Terra Madre Network: Looking Towards the Future

KENYA INDIGENOUS TERRA MADRE NETWORK: LOOKING TOWARDS THE FUTURE

Hot on the heels of the International Council meeting in Kenya, the Slow Food Indigenous Terra Madre network held a meeting and workshop...

 
 
 
Indigenous leaders of Pimachiowin Aki Are a Beacon of Hope As World Heritage Designation Becomes Official

INDIGENOUS LEADERS OF PIMACHIOWIN AKI ARE A BEACON OF HOPE AS WORLD HERITAGE DESIGNATION BECOMES OFFICIAL

The Bloodvein River, one of many significant rivers, streams and water bodies within Pimachiowin Aki. Photo Jeff Wells. It's part of...

GROWTH PROMOTION OF THREE MICROALGAE, CHLAMYDOMONAS REINHARDTII, CHLORELLA VULGARIS AND EUGLENA GRACILIS, BY IN SITU INDIGENOUS BACTERIA IN WASTEWATER EFFLUENT

Microalgae are a promising biomass feedstock for biofuels production. The use of wastewater effluent as a nutrient medium would improve...

 
 
 
Saving the Islands with Food Gardens

SAVING THE ISLANDS WITH FOOD GARDENS

The activist and Slow Food coordinator in the Fiji islands is encouraging the creation of rural food gardens and teaching villagers...

Genetically Targeted Nutrition with Royal Canin

GENETICALLY TARGETED NUTRITION WITH ROYAL CANIN

As predicted, Boca's Royal Canin Genetic Health Analysis results came back as largely mixed. Potcakes are indigenous to the islands...

 
 
 
Shirley Djukurnã: keeping the heritage of the indigenous Krenak people alive

SHIRLEY DJUKURNÃ: KEEPING THE HERITAGE OF THE INDIGENOUS KRENAK PEOPLE ALIVE

“Indigenous peoples want things to change, but if we all work together we can make a difference” Her name alone carries with a deep...

Radio Jarocho and Zenen Zeferino Celebrate Son Jarocho on 'Rios de Norte y Sur'

RADIO JAROCHO AND ZENEN ZEFERINO CELEBRATE SON JAROCHO ON 'RIOS DE NORTE Y SUR'

Son jarocho , which combines Spanish, Afro-Caribbean and Mexican indigenous music is experiencing something of a revival. The wildly...

 
 
 
Medical Marijuana, Bringing in A New Lease of Life to Colombian Indigenous Communities

MEDICAL MARIJUANA, BRINGING IN A NEW LEASE OF LIFE TO COLOMBIAN INDIGENOUS COMMUNITIES

Photographs courtesy of Dr. Latorre. New York's Arachna-med and Colombia's La Finca Interacviva promote sustainable and socially inclusive...

Meet the Young Indigenous Hunters of Taiwan

MEET THE YOUNG INDIGENOUS HUNTERS OF TAIWAN

Lifestyle A new generation of hunters is preserving Taiwan's indigenous food traditions In Taiwan, a new generation is taking up the...

 
 
 
At Chilliwack, indigenous tourism of B. C. becomes the main attraction

AT CHILLIWACK, INDIGENOUS TOURISM OF B. C. BECOMES THE MAIN ATTRACTION

New age travelers are keener on experiencing a deeper and authentic connection to the world. On Saturday, March 24th, Indigenous Tourism...

After Years Of Violence, Chef Offers Colombian Farmers Pride And Profit

AFTER YEARS OF VIOLENCE, CHEF OFFERS COLOMBIAN FARMERS PRIDE AND PROFIT

A food activist aims to show the value of traditional agriculture to rural, mainly indigenous people and transform the way they plant,...

 
 
 
Former dam executive arrested in death of Honduran activist

FORMER DAM EXECUTIVE ARRESTED IN DEATH OF HONDURAN ACTIVIST

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras - Honduran authorities arrested the former president of a dam development company Friday in the 2016 killing...

Slow Food and IFAD take the lead: Indigenous crops bring climate solutions for farmers in Brazil's Caatinga

SLOW FOOD AND IFAD TAKE THE LEAD: INDIGENOUS CROPS BRING CLIMATE SOLUTIONS FOR FARMERS IN BRAZIL'S CAATINGA

Longer dry seasons and unpredictable rainfall are having a serious impact on the farming communities in the semi-arid zone, or Caatinga...