INDIA: Ms. Vandana Shiva’s world mission – Biodiversity & seed sovereignty

INDIA: Ms. Vandana Shiva’s world mission – Biodiversity & seed sovereignty

Vandana Shiva for YES! – WNN EarthWATCH (WNN/YM) New Delhi, INDIA, SOUTHERN ASIA: My ecological journey started in the forests of the Himalaya. My father was a forest conservator, and my mother became a farmer after fleeing the tragic partition of India and Pakistan. It is from the Himalayan forests and ecosystems that I learned […]

Global Indigenous Women’s Caucus Meeting Sets Priorities for UNPFII

Global Indigenous Women’s Caucus Meeting Sets Priorities for UNPFII

Gale Courey Toensing – Indian Country -Tuesday, 28 May 2013 (originally published 22 May) The Global Indigenous Women’s Caucus focused on the issues of health, education, and culture during a preparatory meeting prior to the 12th session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII), which is taking place in New York City […]