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Nara Baré COP26 2021 Indigenous Peoples March Photo Credit Tracy Rector

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Indigenous Peoples Hold the Planet: A Conversation with Nara Baré

In this episode of Seedcast, meet Nara Baré, member of the Baré Nation. Nara shares how her educational pursuits prepared her to join the larger movement to support land sovereignty for Indigenous peoples across the Brazilian Amazon.

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Film

April 28, 2022

We Are the Wayfinders Circle

The Wayfinders Circle was launched as a network dedicated to unleashing the transformative potential of Indigenous lifeways, inspiring all people to reimagine development, land guardianship, and the way they relate to each other and to Mother Earth.

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We Are the Wayfinders Circle
Seedcast en Español El Barco de Sueños Cómo los Achuar Adoptaron la Energía Solar - Small Picture

Podcast

April 27, 2022

Seedcast en Español: El Barco de Sueños - Cómo los Achuar Adoptaron la Energía Solar

Seedcast

En este episodio de Seedcast en español, miembros del pueblo Achuar de Ecuador comparten su viaje hacia el transporte impulsado por energía solar.

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Podcast

April 13, 2022

A State of Perpetual Memory: Native Identity Through Connection to Land

Seedcast

There is no singular Indigenous experience. We take a walk with five Indigenous peoples from five different regions of Turtle Island to hear their stories about their identities, their cultures, and their connections to land.

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John Reid Marga on a river boat

Article

April 14, 2022

Nia Tero Has Its Own Famous Writer – His Name is John Reid

Margarita Mora

In this interview with John Reid, Nia Tero's Senior Economist, learn about his motivation, influences, and experience of writing "Ever Green: Saving Big Forests to Save the Planet" with Thomas E. Lovejoy.

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Kin Theory, a global network of Indigenous media makers, "Creating Impact Through Solidarity ", Big Sky Documentary Film Festival poster event

Film

April 6, 2022

Kin Theory Panel: "Creating Impact Through Solidarity" at Big Sky Documentary Film Festival 2022

Kin Theory

Watch a recording of the Big Sky Doc Shop Kin Theory panel at Big Sky Documentary Film Festival 2022, focused on holding discussion around impact and solidarity across BIPOC film spaces and activities.

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Joan Carling at COP26 March with a sign said Indigenous Rights = Climate Justice by Hill Ossip

Podcast

March 2, 2022

Guided By Her Ancestors, Joan Carling Fights Back

Seedcast

Joan Carling, co-founder of Indigenous Peoples Rights International (IPRI), shares why it’s essential to support Indigenous land guardianship, how she draws inspiration from the past and the future to continue the important work she does, and more.

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Indigenous meeting in local village

Article

February 14, 2022

New Brazilian Group Advocates for Isolated Peoples

John Reid

OPI has been a Nia Tero partner since 2021. We talked to OPI’s Executive Secretary, Fábio Ribeiro, about the organization’s early successes and plans to assure that isolated peoples can continue to live in peace in their territories.

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Film

December 15, 2021

Nia Tero Storytelling: 2021 Year-In-Review

Nia Tero

Highlights from an incredible year of storytelling at Nia Tero.

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