February 22, 2005 12:52 PM Subscribe
The world currently has over fifty million Mobile Indigenous Peoples (MIPs), known more popularly as "Nomads" (not including modern or industrialized Nomads). In 2003 representatives from twenty-six MIPs from four continents convened for the first time to form the World Alliance of Mobile Indigenous Peoples
in which was chartered the Dana Declaration
which calls for a new approach to conservation, including land and animals, and Nomads. More reading here.
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