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Leaders of Sarayaku: Connecting Indigenous Roots, Session I, Feb 24, 11am, a LASP-CUSLAR Public Issues Forum

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at 11:00am to 12:10pm

Virtual Event

Sarayaku’s Kichwa communities were central to Ecuador’s first National Indigenous Uprising in 1990 and are at the forefront of indigenous rights mobilization. Come listen to four leaders from Sarayaku's indigenous communities and learn more about indigenous cosmologies & human rights frameworks. Come listen to four leaders from Sarayaku's indigenous communities (Abigail Gualinga, Mario Santi, Yaku Viteri, and Fausto Santi) and learn more about indigenous cosmologies & human rights frameworks.

Registration required: https://bit.ly/3anacht

Co-Sponsors: American Indian and Indigenous Studies (AIIS), Latin American Studies Program, funded in part by its UISFL grant funding from the U.S. Department of Education, CUSLAR (Committee on U.S. Latin American Relations), and the Cornell Law School

For more informaton and a beautiful film check this out: https://amazonwatch.org/work/sarayaku

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Event Type

Panel Discussion

Departments

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Anthropology, Global Learning, Latin American Studies Program, American Indian and Indigenous Studies Program, Global Cornell, Global Development, Law School, Office of Academic Diversity Initiatives (OADI)

Website

https://cornell.zoom.us/webinar/regis...

Contact E-Mail

lasp

Contact Name

Leah Marx

Speaker

Abigail Gualinga, Mario Santi, Yaku Viteri, and Fausto Santi

Speaker Affiliation

Sarayaku Community Leaders

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Open To

Free and open to the public upon registration -- Zoom session

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