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Title Indigenous women and other forms of wisdom / directed by David H. Palmar, Miguel Ivan R. Boscán

Published Colombia : Cineminga, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (streaming video file) (19 minutes)
Summary In this video, produced by community-based organization Wayuu Women's Strength, a group of women share their knowledge about international legislation regarding indigenous peoples (ILO 169 Convention) with members of their community. This in the context of an ongoing struggle to protect Wayuu territory from environmental destruction by Cerrejón, one of the largest open-pit coal mining operations in the world
Notes Title from resource description page (viewed June 27, 2017)
In Spanish with English subtitles
Subject Indigenous peoples -- Legal status, laws, etc.
Goajiro Indians.
Human rights.
Genre/Form Short films.
Ethnographic films.
Video recordings.
Form Streaming video