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2018/09/01 | Mongabay

Indigenous Architecture Credited With Saving Lives in Lombok Quakes

The Indonesian government often dismisses indigenous dwellings as 'slum villages,' but residents have no desire to move into concrete houses.

2017/09/14 | Jefferson Lyndon D. Ragragio

The Forgotten Story of Indigenous Resistance in Northern Philippines

'The story of Butbut tribe and the peoples of Cordillera provides us a picture of why resistance and solidarity, albeit rarely presented in mainstream media reports, remain relevant these days.'

2017/08/14 | Olivia Yang

Gender Identity Confronts Indigenous Traditions in 'Alifu, The Prince/ss'

The latest film by Taiwanese director Wang Yu-lin is making waves in Taiwan, not just because it discusses LGBTQ issues, but also the conflicts between gender identity and local indigenous traditions.

2015/12/30 | Kenzo

Limited Hunting to be Allowed for Aboriginals during Tribal Ceremonies

Minister of the Interior, Chen Wei-zen, says they are currently discussing to allow aboriginals to hunt limited non-endangered animals during tribal ceremonies. Chen stresses that he hopes the aboriginal hunting culture will be preserved through legal means and respect.