IWGIA

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IWGIAInternational Work Group for Indigenous Affairs
IWGIAInternational Working Group on Indigenous Affairs
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The second Barbados conference of the International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs took place in 1977 and issued a revised declaration signed by Indian representatives and anthropologists.
In January this year, I saw the Rwabaka at an international conference in Arusha on indigenous people, organised by the Danish NGO, International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs (IWGIA).
As the Denmark-based International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs noted, the Sandinista "policy of continually delaying the land negotiations and at the same time stepping up the military control on the Miskito coast" led to a hardening in Miskito attitudes which, in turn, fueled the Sandinistas' suspicions.
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