New Internationalist

Making Waves

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Zenilda da Silva Vilacio

Janet Smith visits a determined indigenous woman fighting for the rights of women and of her people in the Brazilian Amazon.

Filed in: Activism, Brazil, Human Rights, Indigenous Peoples, Minorities and Women

Interview with Annie Kajir about stopping international logging in Papua New Guinea's rainforests

Annie Kajir – the lawyer who won’t be scared off by the robber barons of Papua New Guinea’s timber industry.

The Rescue Foundation

India’s brothels are full of young girls who serve as sex slaves. The Rescue Founwdation tries to liberate them.

  • August 14, 2006
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Interview with Marie Hilao-Enriquez

A life spent in pursuit of human rights: Philippine campaigner Marie Hilao-Enriquez.

Filed in: Human Rights and Philippines

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Interview with Wangari Maathai

Environmental trailblazer Wangari Maathai explains why she has joined the Kenyan Government.

Filed in: Environment and Kenya

Profile of Eloísa Cartonera

The ultimate poor person’s publisher profiled: Eloísa Cartonera from Argentina.

Filed in: Argentina

Interview with Owens Wiwa

Ogoni campaigner Owens Wiwa – brother of executed writer Ken Saro-Wiwa – explains why he is confronting the Shell corporation in a US court.

Interview with Leanne Allison and Karsten Heuer

Leanne Allison and Karsten Heuer have been living with the caribou on one of the longest migrations undertaken by land mammals, across the Yukon and Alaska.

Filed in: Animals, Canada and United States

Interview with Jacquie Soohen

Filmmaker Jacquie Soohen talks about her time inside Bethlehem’s besieged Church of the Nativity.

Interview with Raúl Gatica

How indigenous Mexican rebel Raúl Gatica buried pessimism with his umbilical cord.

Interview with Danilo Rueda & Abilo Peña

Why two exiled Colombian activists have launched their own ‘world tour’.

Filed in: Colombia

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