Chirapaq demanded that the State act in accordance with the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination.
The indigenous association CHIRAPAQ demanded that the Peruvian State defend the life and integrity of the Ashaninka, Kakinte, Matsigenka, Nomatsigenga, and Quechua peoples living in this area.
The indigenous association CHIRAPAQ pointed out that electoral candidates are not required to declare their ethnicity before the National Jury of Elections.
States pledged to promote access of indigenous women to education, health, and
economic resources, including land and natural resources.
Promoting indigenous women’s social, economic, and political inclusion will be a priority on the legislative agendas of four congressional candidates in the April 11 elections.
CHIRAPAQ warns that the second wave of coronavirus would increase the risk of pregnancies among Andean and Amazonian girls due to confinement measures.
As the creation of the Rural Women’s Directorate is announced, CHIRAPAQ recommends considering the gender and ethnicity gaps faced by women farmers.
CHIRAPAQ’s statement regarding the current political situation in Peru.
Report reflects the requests of nearly 25 million indigenous women of the Americas that States ensure their participation in health-emergency responses.
Activists Victoria Tauli-Corpuz and Joan Carling were included in the list of terrorist groups of the government of Rodrigo Duterte
Important expert in the Peruvian Amazon assumes the leadership of our association.
Eight members of this group of experts resigned following the government’s decision to pardon Alberto Fujimori.
To indigenous peoples, the new year symbolizes the renewal of life. At the start of a new cycle, CHIRAPAQ extends its wishes for peace, hope and prosperity for the year 2018.
Babatunde Osotimehin died suddenly on Monday at his home at the age of 68.
Preparatory meeting will be organized to ensure indigenous participation during the next session at the United Nations in New York.
Global pledge by the members of the Indigenous Partnership for Agrobiodiversity and Food Sovereignty.
The Peruvian activist, Tarcila Rivera Zea, remarked the necessity to promote equal opportunities for indigenous men and women.
By a supreme Decree the Ministry of Health reestablishes agency in charge of indigenous issues
Tarcila Rivera Zea demanded president Pedro Pablo Kuczynski its immediate restitution.
The members of the Advisory Committee on Culture will contribute to defining policies in this sector.
Works reflects on the unique connection that indigenous peoples have with nature.
Indigenous association celebrates alliance with The Hunger Project on the occasion of its anniversary.
Construction endangers the environment and the life of the Sioux people.
CHIRAPAQ sends a message of solidarity with our sisters from the North.
Census will include ethnic self-identification questions. Government formalized an advisory commission, where indigenous and Afro-Peruvian leaders represent ethnic groups.
Tarcila Rivera Zea, Quechua leader, was nominated as candidate to the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues.
Indigenous leaders state that world’s biodiversity would be at risk if indigenous rights are not included in the Paris Agreement.
Twelve indigenous Sahwi communities have yet to receive aid after overflow in Loreto. Join us to help them.
Tonya Gonnella Frichner , Onondaga indigenous peoples leader of the United States, passed away at the age of 67 years old after a hard battle with cancer.
The UN’s anti-racism body CERD calls for Peru to cancel popular comic character on television.
Work is underway to preserve the traditional arts and crafts of the Yanesha women of Peru. By Stitch, creating with fabric+thread.
The world’s female indigenous leaders point out that natural-resource exploitation is not only unsustainable, but a threat to their lives.
American indigenous female leaders requested the UN to nominate a representative of their peoples at the next conference.
A message from indigenous women for the union of human beings with the Earth and their spiritual rebirth.
Indigenous organizations are invited to nominate a representative of women for the World Conference of Indigenous Peoples.
Communities are are able to significantly outperform government agencies in preventing deforestation.
CHIRAPAQ’s documentary explores the difficulties encountered by indigenous peoples in the face of a changing climate.
Deputy Minister Iván Lanegra plans to quit in the next few days due to controversy over entitlement of the right to prior consultation by Andean peoples.
The Oxapampa Asháninka – Yánesha Biosphere Reserve is the natural pharmacy and pantry of indigenous peoples.
The Yánesha people protect native timber species endangered by illegal felling.
In Peru, Yánesha women still retain numerous coloured varieties of cotton which are in danger of disappearing a result of the retreat of the forest.
Outcome of Rio+20, United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development. Rio de Janeiro – Brazil. 20-22 June 2012.
Outcome of the Indigenous Peoples Global Conference on Rio+20 and Mother Earth Kari-Oka Village, at Sacred Kari-Oka Púku.
Final statement of the II Latin American Summit on Climate Change and its Impact on Indigenous Peoples.
The First Yánesha Exhibition and Fair revealed the beauty of Amazonian textiles and the skills of the women who keep this art alive.
Joint ECMIA and COICA statement addressed to indigenous wise elders and representatives in the United Nations Permanent Forum of Indigenous Issues.
CHIRAPAQ, which for the Quechua people of Ayacucho means “flashing of stars”, arose 25 years ago, when our country was disrupted with intense internal violence.
ECMIA – South America statement calling for urgent mediation of the United Nations to stop the violence in the Peruvian Amazon.