“The administration of India’s Andaman Islands is defying a ruling from the Supreme Court to close the road running through the reserve of the isolated Jarawa tribe. The road leaves the Jarawa at risk of catching fatal diseases from contact with outsiders”.
All over the planet, tribals are being displaced from their homes. Survival International supports tribal people worldwide and fights for their right to decide their own future and helps them protect their lives and lands. Survival is working with around 80 tribes in 34 different countries. The website has detailed information on some of these tribes and the problems they face, international laws and how Survival has been working to protect these tribes by turning public attention on governments and companies that are violating tribal people’s rights. Find out how you can help through letters, petitions and vigils or even work with Survival.