The Indigenous People's of Uganda: The Batwa, Benet, and Karamojong Peoples
Indigenous Rights Concerns:
For More Information, see the following articles in the Cultural Survival Quarterly magazine:
Indigeneity in Uganda
Human Rights Abuses in Uganda
Child Soldiers and Uganda
Education and Youth Activity in Uganda
Refugees and Relocation in Uganda
Cultural Survival is not a disaster relief organization. We work towards a world in which the rights of Indigenous Peoples are respected, protected, and fulfilled.
Bikalpa Gyan Kedra, an organization in Nepal founded by our Board Member Stella Tamang offers alternative educational opportunities to Indigenous girls and is not a disaster relief organization either, but since the earthquake they have been acting as a shelter to 300 local families. They need basic items like drinking water and food.
Radio Kairan in Kubu-Kasthali is asking for help with purchasing a power generator to get his community radio station back up and running to provide an essential means of communication for villagers on relief efforts as well as to power his community. Cost for this generator would be about $2,500