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Keeping Cultures Alive, One Donation at a Time

There are thousands of indigenous cultures around the world.  Relatively few of them, however, have the visibility and know-how needed to get the funding required to sustain their traditional ways of life, especially in light of increasing globalization and corporate acquisitiveness. But Evelyn Arce of International Funders for Indigenous Peoples is trying to change all that. Smiling broadly, as she looked out at the colorfully dressed activists and their prospective funders at the...

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