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Minority, Indigenous Groups

UN Sustainable Development Goals

Organizations relating to Minority, Indigenous Groups

Résolution sur les Minorités Linguistiques et Culturelles dans la Communauté Européenne / Est. 1994
Women's Association for Natural Medicine Therapy / Est. 1995
International Islamic Organization / Est. 1970
12th October Manifesto
Gwich'in Council International / Est. 1999
International Alliance of the Indigenous Tribal Peoples of the Tropical Forests / Est. 1992
Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact / Est. 1988
Latin American Congress to Defend the Rights of the Jewish Minority in the Soviet Union
Cultural Survival / Est. 1972
Oromo Relief Association
Native American Information Center
Languages in Contact and Conflict in Africa / Est. 1989
WATU Acción Indigena / Est. 1993
International Federation for East Timor / Est. 1991
European Network for Indigenous Australian Rights / Est. 1998
World Federation of Taiwanese Aborigines
Working Group of Indigenous Minorities in Southern Africa / Est. 1996
International Community Education Association / Est. 1974
International League for the Protection of Native Races-Coloured Races / Est. 1913
American Indigenous Parliament / Est. 1988
Manuel Gamio Information and Documentation Centre for Indigenous Peoples of the Americas
Coordinator of Latin American Cinema and Communication Indigenous Peoples / Est. 1985
Convention Concerning Indigenous and Tribal Peoples in Independent Countries / Est. 1989
Mercator European Network for Documentation and Information on Lesser-Used Languages
Maya International - Society for the Promotion of Self-Determination of the Mayas / Est. 1978

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World Problems relating to Minority, Indigenous Groups

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Inadequate education of indigenous peoples
Cultural discrimination
Segregation of poor and minority population in urban ghettos
Threatened species of Pseudomys
Discrimination against indigenous populations
Underprivileged religious minorities
Threatened species of Dasyuridae
Endangered cultures
Abuse of native peoples
Ethnic conflict
Threatened species of Numenius borealis
Denial of social rights to indigenous peoples
Insufficient minority culture support
Ethnic discrimination
Abuse of traditional cultural expressions of peoples
Theft of tradition knowledge for commercial gain
Threatened habitats of indigenous peoples
Inadequate housing among indigenous peoples
Restriction of indigenous populations to reservations
Denial of right of peoples to use their own language
Expropriation of land from indigenous populations
Denial of rights of indigenous people to be self-governing
Violation of the rights of sexual minorities

Action Strategies relating to Minority, Indigenous Groups

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Incorporating sustainable indigenous management systems for land resources
Recruiting ethnic minorities into police and prison services
Preserving traditional rights to natural resources
Strengthening preventative and curative health services for indigenous people
Applying culture-based knowledge systems
Providing extension services to support local environmental management
Involving local people in water management
Strengthening legislation on the rights and responsibilities of indigenous peoples
Respecting rights of indigenous peoples and communities
Recognizing indigenous environmental rights
Denying rights of indigenous people
Exposing violation of rights of indigenous peoples
Integrating indigenous knowledge on natural resources
Harvesting native fauna and flora for food
Protecting traditional knowledge
Supporting independent initiatives in science and technology
Linking established science with indigenous knowledge
Planting exotic plant species
Improving protection for linguistic minorities
Improving minority culture support
Responding to minority concerns
Translating minority languages
Promoting welfare of persons belonging to minorities
Enabling representation of minorities
Assisting underprivileged minorities

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