Honduras: Save a River, a Rainforest, and Indigenous Peoples

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Cultural Survival encourages children and teens to learn about Indigenous Peoples, especially how they organize to defend their rights and protect their lands. Sometimes, when governments and companies are not respecting their rights, Indigenous people ask us to help them by writing letters. Right now, deep in Central America’s largest tropical rainforest, Indigenous people are trying to stop construction of dams on the Patuca River. The Tawahka (ta-WA-ka) people have lived along the banks of...

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