Members of Shramjeevi Sanghatana stage a protest against Maharashtra government claiming that tribal people are not getting grocery on ration card, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Thane.

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Members of the Pothraj nomadic tribe participate in protest rally against the Citizen Amendment Act in Mumbai.

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Senior BJP leader Himanta Biswa Sarma takes part in ‘Jhumur’ dance (traditional dance of tea tribe communities) during election campaign ahead of Bye-Election, in Rangapara, Sonitpur District of Assam.

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Persons protest during a rally for the Amazon indigenous peoples and climate justice, in Geneva, Switzerland.


A female indigenous chief attends a march by indigenous women protesting the policies of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro in Brasilia, Brazil. Since taking office in January, the administration of Bolsonaro has consistently clashed with environmentalists and others over possibly opening up the Amazon rainforest to development and agribusiness. Recent data has also pointed to a surge in deforestation, which frequently occurs on indigenous reserves.

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Congress President Rahul Gandhi interacts with a villager at a public meeting in Jeypore area of Koraput.

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Members of the Yimchunger tribe perform during the launch of Republican Party of India (A) Nagaland unit, in Dimapur.

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Shantha and family in front of their destroyed house

Photograph by Aghin Komachi

All 20 participants, who took part in the final round, on stage with the three einners in the middle

Outlook Photo/Sanjib Kumar Mukherjee

An Indian tribal Hindu priest walks barefoot over burning charcoal as part of rituals during Baikho festival in Ramyapur village near Gauhati

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Pope Francis poses for with some of the participants of the Sprit of The Planet Festival, an International gathering of Indigenous people, during weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican.