WHO ARE THE JARAWAS?
The Jarawa are the most ancient people in the world, the last descendants of the early humans. They left Africa to Asia 70,000 years ago and they still live today on the Andaman Islands in India. There are no more than 480 left of them.
Time is running out! The Jarawas will soon be wiped out. They are victims of a human zoo, a photo safari organized by the Indian army on the Andaman Islands. Twice a day, under threat of armed guards, they are forced to stand on a road to be photographed by tourists, like animals in a zoo!
We have We created the JARAWAS Foundation and launched a petition to end this abomination. We have gathered 275 000 signature so far.
Your support is most welcomed.
The Jarawas live in an egalitarian world, with no relationship of domination between men and women. Among the Jarawas, individuals thrive fully within the group and each develops his or her own abilities. Collective action is essential. There is no action more important than others. Each one listens to the...