Isolated Awá women, who made contact in 2014 © Madalena Borges/CIMI-MA

    These Brazilian Indians Just Wish They Would Be Left Alone

    Two uncontacted Indians from the Amazon have completed an extraordinary journey back to their ...

    There are around 100 uncontacted tribes in the Amazon. © G. Miranda/FUNAI/Survival

    Brazil Scolds American Scientists for Calling for Forced Contact with Amazon Indians

    The Brazilian government’s Indigenous Affairs Department (FUNAI) has severely criticized the authors of a ...

    Forced Contact with Brazilian Tribes Is Genocide, Says Indian Leader

    South American tribes have denounced the call from American academics Kim Hill and Robert ...

    The Guarani Kaiowá face brutal violence and the theft of their ancestral land, and suffer from the highest suicide rate in the world.
© Fiona Watson/Survival

    A Campaign to Save Brazilian Indians from Genocide

    Survival International, a human rights organization that fights for tribal peoples, has launched a ...

    Uncontacted Indians in Brazil

    Another Group of Uncontacted Peruvian Indians Shows Up in Brazil

    A second wave of highly vulnerable uncontacted Indians has made contact with outsiders in ...

    Kulina Indians from Brazil

    Authorities Assert Cannibalism in Brazil Is Just a Myth

    International experts on the Amazon tribe accused of killing and eating a white settler ...

    Amazon Indians in Brazil

    UN Urges Brazil to Ensure Human Rights to Its Indians

    Despite some advances in their conditions and the Government's commitment to improve their situation ...

    Pataxo Indians from Brazil

    Whole Indian Tribe in Brazil Falls Ill for Lack of Water and Sanitation

    Since the beginning of the year, the 65 families of Brazil's Maxakali people who ...

    Brazilian Indians Take Over Indian Agency Office in Protest

    A group of 23 Apolima-Arara from the Arara do Amônia indigenous land, located in ...

    Brazilian Indians Hold Three Hostages to Have Their Truck Fixed

    The 13 chiefs of Brazil’s Apinajé people held hostage the regional manager of the ...