Nov 29, 2021
November 2021 Field Report: Monitoring and Protecting Matses Ancestral Lands
Background: To reach the Matsés territory requires either a weeklong boat trip passing through Brazil; a flight on a small plane; or a multi-day walk through the jungle. This inaccessibility...
Jun 30, 2021
June 2021 Field Report - New Initiative for Indigenous Empowerment and Self-Governance
Matsés Advance Critical New Initiative for Indigenous Empowerment and Self-Governance
Indigenous groups the world over have historically been dispossessed of their ancestral territories,...
Feb 4, 2021
Matses Launch Initiative to Protect Uncontacted Peoples in Isolation
After chance encounter with an uncontacted group in remote headwaters of their ancestral territory, Matsés are launching new measures to help ensure continued protection of isolated peoples.