News & Articles

November 26, 2013
On November 26-28, 2013 over 80 Indigenous youth from Guatemala, Belize, and El Salvador are gathering at the First International Radio Conference for Indigenous Youth in Santiago Atitlan, Guatemala. The conference addresses how to use community radio as a tool for improving participation and integration for Central American Indigenous youth, with a focus on the eradication of social exclusion through the reclamation of Indigenous values and languages.
November 18, 2013

Cultural Survival's Community Radio Project team is in the final planning phases of what will be our one of our largest community radio events to date.

November 15, 2013

On October 31, 2013, Canada’s Federal Environmental Review Panel submitted an extensive report with their major findings regarding Taseko’s plan to mitigate adverse impacts of the “New Prosperity” gold-copper mine, a project proposed on the lands of the Tsilhqot’in First Nation.

November 15, 2013

This week, a member of our Cultural Survival Community Radio Program team attended the Second Conference on the Process of Central American Integration for Marginalized and Excluded Social Groups, in Sonsonate, El Salvador.

November 11, 2013

On November 7, the Tsilhqot’in community members appeared in Canada’s Supreme Court to assert their title to traditional lands.

November 8, 2013

Indigenous women demand that the States recognize the authority and competency of their communities in the management of their lands, territories, and resources.

November 6, 2013
We, Indigenous women from the seven sociocultural regions of the world, met at the World Conference of Indigenous Women - ‘Progress and challenges regarding the future we want’ in Lima, Peru, from October 28-30, 2013.
November 4, 2013

This Friday November 1st, or Day of the Dead in Guatemala, the municipality of Sumpango celebrated with their famous annual Kite Festival.

November 1, 2013

On November 1, 2013, Cultural Survival Executive Director Suzanne Benally will speak at the University of Colorado Law School's conference on Free, Prior and Informed Consent: Pathways for a New Millennium.

October 31, 2013
“Food sovereignty is knowing the species we have on our lands, knowing what kind of seeds to plant in each territory,” said Clemencia Herrera from the Colombian Amazon in the working group on food sovereignty and the World Conference of Indigenous Women, which took place in Lima, Peru, October 28-30, 2013.