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Africa’s Indigenous Population – Part 3

Africa’s Indigenous Population – Part 3

By on May 26, 2018 in Blog |

The population of the north of the continent becomes markedly different from the ethnic groups found further south as many Arab communities inhabit large areas of land. The Berbers have been on the continent for 10,000 years and are present across the northern part from Morocco in the west to Egypt in the east. This area used to be known as the Maghreb before being...

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Indigenous Peoples of the World Today – Part 1

Indigenous Peoples of the World Today – Part 1

By on May 20, 2018 in Blog |

Who indigenous people are and how do they impact our world today? There are many explanations to describe these people and one is that they are first peoples. By this is meant that they were the first people known to inhabit a land, and are also called natives or aboriginals. The biggest difference between indigenous peoples and any other is that they were the...

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Africa’s Indigenous People – Part 2

Africa’s Indigenous People – Part 2

By on May 6, 2018 in Blog |

There are many different indigenous groups throughout the continent. Throughout the years these different groups of people have moved around the continent adapting to the different climatic and environmental conditions that they have been located in. One of the most recognizable groups have been the Maasai people that are found in Northern Kenya and Southern...

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Being Indigenous in Today’s World

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

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

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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