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OaxacaFertil

Oaxaca Fertíl is a new independent organization creating awareness for the flora and fauna in the state of Oaxaca, Mexico. Through hands on tree pruning workshops, art shows, public conferences and slow walks, Oaxaca Fertíl aims to enlighten locals and visitors and mainstream biodiversity. … Continue reading

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November 7 is Responsible Tourism Day

November 7 is Responsible Tourism Day. Get involved! Let us know what you’re doing … or what questions you have about responsible travel. Bonus points if you can share with us … how would you translate ‘Responsible Tourism Day’ in … Continue reading

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Now We are 40: Checking-In @ Oaxaca’s Sanchez Pascuas Market

I could walk into this room And the waves of conversation are enough To knock you down in the undertow – R.E.M. OAXACA DE JUAREZ, MEXICO — Sánchez Pascuas Market celebrated its 40th anniversary on August 19. I am privileged, privileged, privileged … Continue reading

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Indigenous Peoples Week 2012

Day #1 of Indigenous Peoples Week! Have a listen on iPadio! Happy August 6 to everyone and a special greeting to Curiosity on Mars. I stayed awake late last night to watch the livestreaming video from NASA, so I am a … Continue reading

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08.2012

In August we hold one of our tentpole events — Indigenous Peoples Week from Monday the 6th to Sunday the 12th. It’s a wrap-around celebration for August 9, the International Day of the World’s Indigenous People. Our week-long unconference also pays respect to … Continue reading

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Join the Crowd: Guelaguetza in Oaxaca

Oaxaca, Mexico – Here are some photos and videos from the past few days documenting all the fun that is the appreciation of Oaxaca Treasures: Guelaguetza 2012. It’s certainly a join the crowd type moment and the question that has … Continue reading

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How to prepare for Indigenous Peoples Week, August 6-12

For the 4th year in a row Planeta.com is hosting an event focusing on indigenous peoples and tourism around the world. We have partnered with friends and colleagues from the Indigenous Tourism and Biodiversity Website Award to create the second … Continue reading

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