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Being Indigenous in Today’s World

By on Apr 30, 2018 in Blog |

Indigenous people, also known as first or native peoples, are ethnic groups who are the original settlers of a certain region. These groups of people are usually described as indigenous when they maintain traditions of an early culture that is associated with a specific region. However, not all indigenous peoples share this characteristic, as many have adopted...

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Africa’s Indigenous People – Part 1

By on Apr 26, 2018 in Blog |

The indigenous populations on the continent of Africa are vast and varied. There are many subdivisions of different peoples with separate clans and tribes, so it is only achievable to understand a broad overview of the people. The situation is complicated further by the fact that many of these people are hunter gatherers and they follow changes in weather patterns....

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The Indigenous People of New Zealand: the Maoris

By on Apr 13, 2018 in Blog |

The Maoris are the indigenous people of New Zealand. They are the most recent of indigenous populations to be located in a certain area, as the Maoris have only been present in the country since around 1250. They are actually from the Polynesian Islands and first arrived in New Zealand by canoes. As they settled on the Islands, their isolation resulted in them...

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The Indigenous People of Australia: the Aboriginals

By on Apr 2, 2018 in Blog |

There is no more famous group of indigenous people than the Aboriginal Australians. Over the years they have constantly been in the news, as they have strived to overcome injustice and receive equal rights. In the process many incidents have been revealed that have shown them to have been exploited and treated poorly, with many of these cases still being under...

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