News of this people
Comunidades indígenas fazem apresentação cultural em comemoração ao Dia do Índio
Índios reclamam de abandono e pedem mais atenção do poder público de Rondônia
Empreiteira pagou índio e sindicalistas, diz ex-diretor
Where they are How many RO 333 (Siasi/Sesai, 2014)
- Linguistic family
The Karitiana comprise one of the many groups located in the state of Rondônia still little studied by Anthropology. In recent years, their main battles in terms of their physical and sociocultural reproduction have been the demands for amplification of their Indigenous Territory and investment in school education, as a form of reinforcing teaching of the Karitiana language – the only surviving member of the Arikém linguistic family – and valorizing the customs and historical narratives that singularize them as a people.