Indigenous leaders from Brazil visit Preston

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Exploring our relationship with nature with indigenous leaders Davi Yanomami, and Mauricio Ye’kuana, from Hutukara Yanomami Association, Brazil

We are thrilled to welcome two special guests from Brazil to the NorthWest and invite you to an afternoon of sharing and reflection as we meet CAFOD partners Davi Yanomami, and Mauricio Ye’kuana, from Hutukara Yanomami Association, Brazil on Saturday 27 September at Lee House, Chipping Road, Thornley, Preston PR3 2TB.

Arrivals from 2pm with a 2.30pm start, and finishing at 5pm.

Davi Yanomami Kopenawa is President and Founder of CAFOD’s indigenous partner, Hutukara Yanomami Association (HAY), which was set up in 2004 in the state of Roraima, in the Brazilian Amazon rainforest. Hutukara has been a CAFOD partner since 2007 and works to protect Yanomami and Ye’kuana  indigenous rights to land, health, bi-lingual education and cultural preservation through campaigning, lobbying and community mobilisation activities.

Davi Ajarani Davi Yanomami Kopenawa

Davi is a world-renowned indigenous…

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