Statements

“Our roots, our language!

A Statement by Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact on International Mother Language Day, 2021 AIPP theme: “Our roots, our language! Mother tongue education for our future!” Commemorating the importance of mother

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Justice for Lakingme!

Chakma girl from Bangladesh abducted, converted, raped, and reportedly murdered A 14-year-old Indigenous Chakma girl named Lakingme Chakma was abducted, forcibly converted to Islam, raped, and reportedly murdered by a

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Open Letter to the PM of Bangladesh

Her Excellency Sheikh Hasina Prime MinisterPeoples’ Republic of BangladeshOld Sangshad Bhaban, Tejgaon, Dhaka 1215 SUBJECT: PROTECT THE INDIGENOUS MRO PEOPLE FROM FORCED EVICTION December 1st, 2020 Honorable Prime Minister Sheik

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