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In the latest episode of our video interview series, we speak with the indigenous leader of the Karipuna people of the Amazon.  It's impossible to remain indifferent in face of the news published...  read more
Humankind and Nature
Report on the Dakota Bison Symposium, held June 23-25 in Bismarck, North Dakota A unique opportunity to reflect on the United States' National mammal, Bismarck State College's Dakota Bison Symposium (...  read more
Humankind and Nature
Here's a selection of recent stories and articles about Traditional Ecological Knowledge. A couple of weeks ago we shared the latest episode of our podcast "Connecting the Dots", with g...  read more
Ever since we interviewed Endorois activist Carson Kiburo for our video and podcast interview series "Connecting the Dots", we've been attentively following his important work to advance the rights of...  read more
Humankind and Nature
In this new episode of Azimuth World Foundation's interview series, we are incredibly honoured to have Alaka Wali as our guest. Alaka is the Curator of North American Anthropology in the Science and E...  read more
Humankind and Nature
Even as the role of Indigenous Peoples and traditional ecological knowledge in the fight against climate change became an important talking point for last month's Earth Day celebrations, the...  read more
Safe Water
At the beginning of last year, Azimuth fundraised $42,500 for Water Mission to implement and help maintain a new safe water system at the Engucwini Health Centre in Malawi. This water system, which wa...  read more
Humankind and Nature
A short documentary by Azimuth World Foundation "The Grumeti Fund is a groundbreaking project. During my visit to Tanzania, I had the opportunity to visit the concession and talk to 3 team members abo...  read more
Humankind and Nature
Carson Kiburo talks to Azimuth's Executive Director Mariana Marques about the many issues surrounding indigenous communities in Kenya. Carson is a member of the Endorois of Kenya. He's a youth leader,...  read more
Humankind and Nature
An interview with Mr. Yeremiah Dusabe, chairperson of the United Organization for Batwa Development in Uganda (UOBDU) Just last August, we followed a historic win for the Batwa people. Uganda's Consti...  read more
Humankind and Nature
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Sônia Guajajara, a mother and leader of the Brazilian Indigenous movement, and 25-year-old Samela Sateré-Mawé, activist and student—about their work and what people around the world can do to sup...  read more
Public Health
Andiisa Davis, the Bwindi Community Hospital nurse in charge of visits and assistance to the Batwa, sent us a new update that we are very excited to share. Over a year ago, AWF raised funds to award a...  read more