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Premier Su announces government policies to resolve indigenous tribes’ land issues in Taiwan

Published: January 25, 2007, Author: AngelSupport

Premier Su announced that the Council of Indigenous Peoples will appropriate funds over the next two years to buy back land from Taiwan Sugar that originally belonged to indigenous tribes. Su also said that up to 2011, as long as indigenous tribes offer proof to the Council of Indigenous Peoples that they once lived on certain lands, the council will act on behalf of the tribes and seek to resolve any land disputes.

Chief George Manuel Memorial Indigenous Library

The library is dedicated to the memory of Secwepemc Chief George Manuel (1921-1989), to the nations of the Fourth World and to the elders and generations to come.

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