Guelaguetza

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Guelaguetza is one of the world’s most important festivals and takes place every year in Oaxaca, Mexico. The past two years have been virtual due to COVID19. 2022 becomes an in-person event again. Hashtags: #Guelaguetza2022 and #Guelaguetza Key Linksoaxaca.gob.mxfacebook.com/[email protected] HeadlinesEsperan récord de ocupación hotelera en Oaxaca por Guelaguetza 2022Vuelve la …

Māori

Indigenous Peoples The Māori are the Indigenous Polynesian people of Aotearoa New Zealand who arrived from Polynesian islands before 1300 AD. They are the first known inhabitants before the Europeans arrived in the early 1800s. Questions Are there celebrations / events / talks in connection with the International Decade of Indigenous Languages? What are the …

Indigenous Tourism

Poster (Some rights reserved) Indigenous Tourism = Tourism services in which Indigenous people are directly engaged with development, operation, and promotion = Servicios turísticos en los que los pueblos indígenas están directamente involucrados con el desarrollo, la operación y la promoción. Questions = Preguntas What resources are available to Indigenous peoples keen on offering travel …

Huichol (Wixáritari)

Indigenous Peoples The Huichol or Wixáritari are Indigenous people, living in the Sierra Madre Occidental range in the Mexican states of Durango, Nayarit, Jalisco, San Luis Potosi, and Zacatecas. Questions = Preguntas Who are the Wixáritari voices online? = ¿Quiénes son las voces wixáritari online? HeadlinesFire devastates 500 hectares of sacred Wixárika territory in San Luis …

Ute

Indigenous Peoples Ute are the Indigenous people of the Ute tribe of the Great Basin. Key LinksUte Mountain Ute Tribesouthernute-nsn.gov/historyutah.com/culture/utesutetribe.com Videos Embedded Tweets WikipediaUte people Planeta

Ayöök Vocabulary from Santa María Ocotepec (Maaxïnkojm), Oaxaca, México

Photo: Ron Mader, Ceramics (Some rights reserved) Here are key Ayöök (Mixe) words and phrases used in Santa María Ocotepec (Maaxïnkojm) and translated in Spanish and English. If you have not started to learn Ayöök, this is a great time to start as this we approach the International Decade of Indigenous Languages (2022-2032). Planeta.com is …

Sámi National Day

Sámi Flag Sámi National Day is February 6, which commemorates the first Sámi congress in 1917. Sámi is used to name the Lappish people, the indigenous population of Sápmi (northern Norway, Sweden, Finland, and Kola peninsula in Russia). HeadlinesWhy Sweden marks Sami National DayInternational Saami Day celebrated – EuronewsIn Honour of International Saami Day BackgroundThe …

International Mother Language Day

Poster: International Mother Language Day = Dia Internacional de la Lengua Materna (Some rights reserved) February 21 is International Mother Language Day declared by UNESCO in 1999. Raising collective awareness of linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism are events, workshops, videos, and tweets. = El 21 de febrero es el Día Internacional de la Lengua …

Sámi

Indigenous Peoples Sámi is used to name the Indigenous population of Sápmi (northern Norway, Sweden, Finland and Kola peninsula in Russia). The Sámi flag has been flying in Norway, Finland, Russia and Sweden since 1986. The provinces Finnmark in Norway, Lappland in Sweden and Lappi/Lappland in Finland means ‘land of Sámi’s.’ The area has been …

International Day of the World’s Indigenous People

Poster August 9 is the International Day of the World’s Indigenous People. The United Nations’ International Day of the World’s Indigenous People is observed on August 9 each year to promote and protect the rights of the world’s Indigenous population. This event recognizes the achievements and contributions made by Indigenous Peoples. The commemoration takes place in recognition …