The Kawahiva's land is being targeted by illegal loggers and cattle ranchers
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    Amazon’s Uncontacted Kawahiva People Face Annihilation

    On UN Indigenous Peoples’ Day, Survival International is calling for the full demarcation and ...

    Indians celebrate Supreme's decision

    Brazil’s Supreme Court Ends Indians’ 34-Year Fight for Land

    After a 34-year-old struggle by a group of Brazilian Indians and four days of ...

    Brazilian bishop Dom Manoel João Francisco

    Brazil Bishop Who Suppports Indian Land Demarcation Gets Death Threats

    Dom Manoel João Francisco, the Bishop of Chapecó, Santa Catarina, has recently been receiving ...

    Santa Catarina, Brazil, Indian child

    Brazilian Anti-Indian Groups Threaten Bloodshed Against Land Demarcation

    Two notes issued at end of last month by Brazil's Indianist Missionary Council (Cimi) ...

    Brazil Spends More with Indians, But They Still Have No Voice

    An analysis of specific actions in favor of indigenous peoples in the Brazilian budget ...

    Brazil’s Indian Agency Agrees With Farmers That Indians Have Too Much Land

    In an article published by the Reuters news agency, the president of Funai, Mércio ...

    Brazil’s Human Rights Secretary Urges Federal Court to Review Eviction of 700 Indians

    According to Brazil’s special secretary of Human Rights, Paulo Vannuchi, the federal government hopes ...

    Brazilian Indians Reoccupy Lands. Farmers React with Death Threats and Lynching Attempt

    Two weeks ago, the Maxakali indigenous people reoccupied their lands in rural areas in ...