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Published 25.06.2020 14:40
In Mexico, an indigenous nursing student helps his own village to prevent Covid-19.
María Micaela Jiménez is the only resident of the indigenous community of approximately 500 people in Chiapas who is studying health studies. She explains to the villagers in chol, the language of the community, the importance of washing hands and keeping physical distance. In addition, she explains how the virus…
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Published 25.06.2020 14:25
In Brazil, indigenous people are sewing protective masks against Covid-19.
Some indigenous women has to stop selling handicrafts due to the pandemic and they started to sew masks to feed their families. The indigenous people Sateré-Mawé received funds from British artists from the Artist Project Earth (APE-UK) group to purchase two sewing machines, fabric, scissors, and rubber bands. By the…
Published 11.06.2020 07:50
In Brazil, the considered first indigenous woman diagnosed with Covid-19 recovered and returned to work as a health agent in the Amazon rainforest.
Suzane da Silva Pereira, of the Kokama ethnicity, was isolated for 25 days. As the 20-year-old health worker recovered she returned to visit and monitor families in the villages of the indigenous peoples such as Kokama, Tikuna, and Kaixana to contain the spread of the virus.
Published 08.06.2020 15:12
In Bolivia, a biologist raises money to help indigenous people during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Biologist Ninostka Burgoa has bought masks, gloves, and soap for the indigenous people of the Biosphere Reserve of Biological Station in Beni.
Published 06.06.2020 07:29
In Brazil, an indigenous nurse has cared nearly 700 families voluntarily.
Vanderlecia Ortega dos Santos, known as Vanda, is visiting the families of in Parque das Tribos, in Amazonas, to assess their health. Wearing a mask which says “indigenous lives matter”, Vanda also sews masks for her neighbors and runs a fundraising campaign to donate food and hygiene products to the…

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