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Stories about Amazonia from October, 2014

30 October 2014

Achuar and Shuar Community Voices Broadcasting Online

Radio stations in Achuar and Shuar indigenous communities in the Ecuadorian Amazon are preparing to establish an online presence to broadcast in their own language, as part of the Rising...

Sarayaku: Images of Resistance and Alternatives

From the Ecuadorian Amazon, we get to know the community of Sarayaku that said no to road, but connect to the rest of the world through the Internet.

19 October 2014

Jatta Wöötanö – Yekuana Ethno-Communication About Their Culture

Let's meet the Jatta Wöötanö – Yekuana Etnocomunicators project, one of the Rising Voices Amazonia grantee projects from Venezuela.

13 October 2014

Yadiko Uruk – Children of Tobacco, Coca and Sweet Cassava

This is the first update by one of our Amazonia Rising Voices projecto grantees, Yadiko Uruk + Children of Yadiko, located in Colombia.

12 October 2014

Revitalizing the Tsimane’ Language in the Bolivian Amazon

Tsimane' Language Universe is one of the grantees of the project Rising Voices Amazonia, a long term initiative where members of the Tsimane’ society are involved.

11 October 2014

Shipibo Citizen Journalism Soaring Like the Maracaná Macaw

Rising Voices note: This is the first project update written by our grantee project in Peru as part of the Rising Voices Amazonia initiative. Every month, grantees will write a...