Indigenous Women

Voices of Indigenous Woman: Ms. Wanitchaya Kantayoung

Indigenous Women are the key practitioners, innovators, and holders of Indigenous Knowledge relating to their traditional livelihoods. They play a crucial role in preserving indigenous seeds, maintaining food security, and ensuring the well-being of community members. Indigenous Women are also the protagonists in ensuring the inter-generational transfer of knowledge and cultural values associated with seeds …

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Call For Application: Programme Coordinator – Indigenous Women Programme

: : : Position: Programme Coordinator Programme: Indigenous Women ProgrammeLevel: Level 4Duration of the Contract: 1 year with possibility of renewal of the contract based on satisfactory performance and also subject to availability of funds.Probation period: 3 monthsReports to: Secretary General and Deputy Secretary GeneralStation: AIPP Regional Secretariat, Chiang Mai, ThailandApplication call announcement date: 26 …

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Joint Statement On International Day Of The World’s Indigenous Peoples, 9 August 2022

RECLAIMING OUR POWER We at Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact (AIPP), Network of Indigenous Women in Asia (NIWA), Indigenous Knowledge and Peoples of Asia (IKPA), Asia Indigenous Youth Platform (AIYP), Indigenous Peoples Human Rights Defenders (IPHRD) and Indigenous Voices of Asia Network (IVAN) have come together in solidarity with all indigenous women in Asia to reclaim …

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The Classroom of Life [English]

In the Indigenous Karen village of Huay Ee Khang, in the mountainous north of Thailand, all life starts in the forest: When a baby is born, its umbilical cord is placed in a bamboo container and hung on a healthy fruit tree.

The Classroom of Life [Thai]

ในหมู่บ้านชนเผ่าพื้นเมืองชาวปกาเกอะญอบ้านห้วยอีค่าง ซึ่งตั้งอยู่บนภูเขาทางตอนเหนือของประเทศไทย ทุกชีวิตเริ่มต้นในป่า เมื่อทารกคลอดออกมา สายสะดือของพวกเขาจะถูกใส่ไว้ในกระบอกไม้ไผ่และผูกไว้บนต้นไม้ผลที่มีความแข็งแรง

The Classroom Of Life [Karen]

Noraeri is the first woman to head the village and the only female leader in the whole district of Mae Wang, located in the province of Chiang Mai. She belongs to the Karen Indigenous Peoples, which include a great variety of ethnic groups spread across Myanmar and Thailand.

EMRIP15: Agenda Item 9 – Thematic discussion on Violence against Indigenous Women

Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Fifteenth session 04–08 July 2022Geneva, Switzerland Agenda Item 9: Thematic discussion on Violence against Indigenous Women Statement on behalf of Asia Indigenous Peoples Caucus,Presented by Dr. Elizabeth Imti Respected Chair, I am Dr. Elizabeth Imti of Network of Indigenous Women in Asia, presenting the statement on behalf …

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Call For Application: Programme Officer – Indigenous Women Programme

: : : Position:  Programme Officer, Indigenous Women Programme  Team Duration of the Contract: 1 year with minimum 3 months’ probation period. The contract will be renewed annually subject to satisfactory performance and availability of funds Reports to:  Programme Coordinator, Indigenous Women Programme Station:  AIPP Regional Secretariat, Chiang Mai, Thailand Announcement: 4 July, 2022 Deadline: …

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COVID-19 Pandemic And Sexual Violence Against Indigenous Women And Access To Justice

This report encompasses the realities of violence that Indigenous Women in Bangladesh and Nepal are facing. It reflects on denial of access to justice by the State, which is a serious concern. There could be many incidences which were silenced and buried down. It has highlighted how indigenous women and girls have become prey of …

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Report on violence against Indigenous women and girls in the context of the climate crisis, including environmental degradation and related disaster risk mitigation and response

Report on violence against Indigenous women and girls in the context of the climate crisis, including environmental degradation and related disaster risk mitigation and response Submitted To Special Rapporteur on violence against women, its causes and consequences (SR VAW) Joint Submission by Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact  (AIPP) Network of Indigenous Women in Asia (NIWA) Indigenous …

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