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Indigenous People's Day 2020


Today we celebrate Native peoples, communities, and nations, while recognizing the persecution, genocide, and discrimination Indigenous peoples have faced for centuries on their own ancestral homelands. Read more for GIF's statement on Indigenous People's Day.

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Call for expressions of interest, participation in the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services – IPBES/ United Nations

GIF Newsletter Summer 2020 August 12, 2020


News, upcoming courses, events and opportunities. Download PDF for the web links to work.

Upcoming Events

The Inside World: Contemporary Aboriginal Australian Memorial Poles

07/11/2020 09:00 PM

Approximately 100 works by contemporary Aboriginal artists from the Debra and Dennis Scholl Collection. FIU Frost Museum of Art. Maidique Campus. Exhibition until January 10, 2021. Virtual exhibition viewable online.

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Dr. Mitzi Uehara Carter, Ph.D.
Assistant Teaching Professor of Anthropology and Asian Studies
Department of Global and Sociocultural Studies SIPA 307
Florida International University
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Miami, FL 33199
Office phone: 305-348-2258
Secretary: 305-348-2247

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