For the Yanomami of the Brazilian Amazon, the spirit world is a fundamental part of life; this gallery depicts the world of the Yanomami shaman. Yet the Yanomami face huge problems. The shamans cannot cure the diseases imported by goldminers and cattle ranchers, and the eastern fringe of their rainforest is being deforested.
'We were made the same as the sand'
'The ocean is our universe'
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
Peru's uncontacted tribes threatened by gas project
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