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Improving Lives of Indigenous People

Improving Lives of Indigenous People

Powered by the simple belief that knowledge works best when shared, the Indigenous Studies Field School for Global Exchange in Arunachal Pradesh was set up to foster cultural resource knowledge and field research skills to enable students from the University of South Florida (USF) and Rajiv Gandhi University (RGU) to study the health status of indigenous people. The groundwork for the school was established when a group of 16 students from the University of South Florida's School of Social Work, led by Manisha Joshi and Iraida V. Carrion, associate professors at the School of Social Work, went to Arunachal Pradesh for a project on the health status of its indigenous people. Full story...

 

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