Knowledge is Power

This website provides information and resources on FPIC as a tool of self-determination to assist communities in decision making. We have selected articles, tool kits, videos, voice messages, and community stories about FPIC and consultation.

×

Filter Resources

You can limit the search results using different criteria.

From: To:

Results for:Pimatisiwin

Clear

Total Resources: 16

Beyond Growth and Development: Buen Vivir as an Alternative to Current Paradigms
Scientific Paper

2013 - English - Moderate

Beyond Growth and Development: Buen Vivir as...

Monni Salvatore, Pallotino Massimo


The aim of this paper is to investigate to what extent buen vivir ("good life"), Latin America’s new concept for collective well being, can be considered a way forward beyond current paradigms related to economic growth, development, ideology and state building.

Conflicting Paths to Wellbeing: Raramuri and Mestizo Inter-Ethnic Relations in Northern Mexico
Essay

2013 - English - Moderate

Conflicting Paths to Wellbeing: Raramuri and...

Gonzalez Juan


The dissertation focuses on the case of the Raramuri indigenous people of Northern Mexico, and uses detailed ethnographic evidence to explore how discourses of wellbeing are constructed by the Raramuri people in their daily interactions with the non-indigenous population and how power asymmetries between these groups form and persist.

Recovering and Valuing Other Ethical Pillars: Buen Vivir*
Essay

2011 - English - Advanced

Recovering and Valuing Other Ethical Pillars...

Jimenez Ricardo


This document looks at Buen Vivir in a larger philosophical overview.

Laman Laka: Our Indigenous Path to Self-Determined Development
Book

2010 - English - Moderate

Laman Laka: Our Indigenous Path to Self-Dete...

Cunningham Mirna


This book chapter looks at Buen Vivir and self-determined development.

Buen Vivir: A Brief Introduction to Latin America's New Concepts for the Good Life and the Rights of Nature
Book

2011 - English - Moderate

Buen Vivir: A Brief Introduction to Latin Am...

Fatheuer Thomas


This publication looks at Buen Vivir in the context of recent globalization.

Indigenous Women Changemakers: Dalee Sambo Dorough
Radio

2016 - English - Simple

Indigenous Women Changemakers: Dalee Sambo D...

Cojti Avexnim, Dorough Dalee Sambo


Dr. Dalee Sambo Dorough (Innuit, Alaska, USA) discusses her early engagement in the politics of Indigenous Peoples land rights, and shares her insight into why the defense of land merits extra international legal attention. She urges leaders to have optimism, and take “the long view” approach to making progress in the protection of Indigenous rights.

See More