First Person: A life dedicated to indigenous rights in Brazil – International People Search

For almost 30 years, Brazilian activist Joenia Wapixana, has been fighting for indigenous land rights and against “institutionalized discrimination” in Brazil. In a special interview with UN News, to mark the 20th anniversary of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action, she says it’s time to dedicate more resources to this fight.

from UN News – Human Rights https://news.un.org/feed/view/en/story/2021/09/1099602
via International People Search