A Long Road Ahead for Indigenous Women on International Women's Day


09 March 2017

1505 ḵing gan

March 8th is International Women's Day-- a time to celebrate the many accomplishments of women, as well as to discuss strategies to further their empowerment and to achieve gender equality. Shaldon Ferris (Khoisan) interviews Avexnim Cojti (Maya K’iche’) about the role of women in her community, and what needs to change in order for Indigenous women to finally occupy an equal position in society.

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11m 56s


Guatemala, Indigenous Women, international women's day

Ḵwaan sda: Indigenous Women Changemakers