Indigenous livelihoods in focus

Indigenous livelihoods in focus

Bai Tiru, a Mentawai mother fishes in the river for crabs, shrimp, and fish. Bai Tiru never wonders how she will feed her family. She looks to the right of the family’s home (Uma) and at the sky to determine if it is a good day to pick up the subba fishing net she had...
AUTHENTIC EXPRESSIONS, REAL WORLD ASPIRATIONS

AUTHENTIC EXPRESSIONS, REAL WORLD ASPIRATIONS

September 2020 marked an exciting month for the Indigenous Education Foundation (IEF) and the Mentawai Cultural and Education Foundation (YPBM). Facilitated by YPBM and IEF, nearly 100 Indigenous Mentawai students from 5 learning hubs in Siberut Island, Indonesia,...