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COVID-19 is lethal for the world’s indigenous peoples, DownToEarth

DownToEarth29 May 2020 Reverse migration, social discrimination and loss of their homes could have serious effects on the livelihood, health and well-being of indigenous peoples Indigenous peoples in remote areas are extremely vulnerable to the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) than other communities. The pandemic may have serious effects on their well-being, livelihood and health. Take, for instance, […]

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“Reverse Migration” of Tribal Migrants Due to Lockdown Can Destroy India’s Indigenous Population: Says Study, India Tomorrow

India Tomorrow08/04/2020 NEW DELHI, APRIL 8—A joint study conducted by the Indigenous Lawyers Association of India (ILAI) and Denmark-based International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs (IWGIA) has said that the “reverse migration” if indigenous people in the post-lockdown period can destroy India’s tribal communities largely concentrated in 10