This pandemic revealed, early on, the continuing inequalities profoundly affecting Indigenous Peoples and African Americans or Afrodescendants in our midst. Although Indigenous people are only 6.2% of the world’s population, they have been disproportionately affected by the pandemic. 

Panelists also shared websites and other social media of their organizations that can provide continuing information on their work:

Tarcila Rivera Zea:

CHIRAPAQ, Centro de Culturas Indígenas del Perú:

Enlace Continental de Mujeres Indígenas de las Américas (ECMIA):

Fondo para el Desarrollo de los Pueblos Indígenas de América Latina y el Caribe:

Translations 4 Our Nations:

Victor Lopez Carmen:

Myrna Cunningham:

Lisa Bellanger:

Janene Yazzie: