Indigenous Peoples in Taiwan struggle for recognition

We don’t hear much about Taiwan unless a foreign dignitary visits the island nation that China claims as a territory.

But the tiny democracy recognizes 16 Indigenous Peoples.

Who have had to struggle for recognition amid competing colonial powers for many years.

Icyang Parod, head of Taiwan’s Council of Indigenous Peoples, was in Ottawa recently.

Where he met with APTN Nation to Nation Host Brett Forester to discuss Indigenous Taiwanese.

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