Indigenous group takes Brazil to court in landmark case
Brazil stands accused of failing to obey its own constitution in case that pits the state against indigenous people
Amazon natives in Peru take over oil field in land use dispute
Hundreds of natives of the Amazon region have reportedly taken control of an oil field and are demanding payment for use of the land.
Brazil indigenous protest over land rights turns violent
Dozens of indigenous people are killed each year in Brazil in fights with farmers and ranchers over land, often in the relatively lawless Amazon region.
Hooded gunmen kill civilians in rural Brazil land conflict - security officials
The killings are latest round of violence in Brazil where workers occupying territory are attacked by armed men linked to plantation owners and illegal logging operations
Montana tribe sues Trump administration for lifting coal moratorium
"A war on coal is a war on the Crow people"
Indonesia's new ally on war against haze - tribespeople
Indonesia is recruiting tribespeople to help fight outbreaks of haze which shroud Southeast Asia every year with a government deal designed to tap into traditional ways of containing forest fires.
Australia again denounced for treatment of Aborigines as UN investigates
Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders make up just 3% of Australia's population but have disproportionately high rates of suicide, alcohol abuse, domestic abuse and imprisonment
Homelands under threat, Indonesian tribes rally for land rights
Indonesia is home to 70 million indigenous people, but many do not have formal title to the land their families have lived on for generations
Oil firm says quits Peru Amazon due to finances not tribal pressure
Border between Peru and Brazil thought to contain more uncontacted indigenous tribes than any other region globally and oil exploration can damage the land they depend on
INTERVIEW - Standing Rock protests, killing of activist, unite indigenous struggles
Dakota Access Pipeline protests in U.S. and murder of Honduran land rights activist Berta Caceres have united struggles indigenous peoples on the continent