World Fund for the Safeguard of Indigenous Cultures (WOFIC)
Fonds mondial pour la sauvegarde des cultures autochtones (FMCA)
as an affiliate autonomous department of E-XE2212 - International Commission for the Rights of Aboriginal Peoples (ICRA International).
Sensitize developed societies, nations and governments to the importance of safeguarding ethnic and cultural wealth of indigenous populations; ensure training of native technicians and/or research-workers; promote the making of audio-visual documents as the outcome of studies carried out by native people themselves; support and encourage peoples and ethnic groups to assert and maintain their cultural identity; compile documents and studies on threatened peoples on whom information is lacking; defend intellectual property and cultural identity rights of native peoples; together with their representatives and organizations, contribute to defence of human heritage.
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