They live no more than 100 kms from Machu Picchu. Today, however, the future of uncontacted tribes who live in the heartland of the ancient Inca Empire is threatened by gas and oil extraction.
'We were made the same as the sand'
'The ocean is our universe'
'We learn with the great spirits'
Nine facts for 9 August: UN Indigenous Day
'We are here for our children'
Guardians of the world's rainforests
'Our souls touch': Sámi reindeer herders
The Nenets of Siberia
'Today we are crying with happiness'
Voices from the Lower Omo Valley
Fishermen of Amazonia
Nitassinan: walking in the footsteps of Innu ancestors
We are inside it, and it is inside us
Tribes from the Air
People of the Reindeer
Celebrities supporting the Awá
Ingenious skills of tribal peoples
Refugees in our own country
Universal Children's Day
2013: A year of successes
The Awá: Sebastião Salgado's gallery