Indigenous Peoples of Brazil: A Case for Genocide? The IIGHRS Genocide and Human Rights Webinar Series Fall 2020 Session

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This summer, in keeping with its objective of providing high-quality educational resources, the International Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies (A Division of the Zoryan Institute) launched a unique webinar series, presented by leading scholars in the field, covering conceptual themes and specific case studies.

 

Now it’s back!

 

The Genocide and Human Rights Webinar Series has returned for a Fall session beginning November 3rd and continues with Week Two: November 10th @ 2:00 PM EST: 

 

Indigenous Peoples of Brazil: A Case for Genocide?

 

Scholar: Flávio de Leão Bastos Pereira

 

Indigenous nations in Brazil are facing worsening violations of their human rights such as invasions of their traditional lands which is a fundamental basis of their lives and cultures; fires that destroy biomes caused by invaders; state violence and government proposals that restrict their rights. Is it possible to identify a genocidal process?

 

Sign up now: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_-b_8LquXQoixvSqMuBemcg