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Indigenous Communities from Peru

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Yora
 
Indigenous Group Yora (Also known as: Yura, Yoranahua, Manu Park Panoan, Parquenahua, Nahua)
Location
Peru, Manu Park, Panagua River, Serjali River. Some are outside of the Park on the Mishagua River.
Estimated Population 400 (1998, SIL International)
Environment Tropical Rainforest, River Basin
Lifestyle Sedentary
Subsistence Hunting / Fishing / Lumber Sales / Agriculture
Level of Assimilation Traditional
Language
Family:
Yora
Classification:Panoan, South-Central, Yora
Alternate names:Yura, Yoranahua, Manu Park Panoan, Parquenahua, Nahua

Dialects:
Close to Yaminahua and Sharanahua
Website URLs SIL Ethnologue
National Geographic, Article: Outside pressures threaten isolated Amazon cultures
Corpwatch, Article: Illegal Loggers Invade Indigenous Area
Peruecologico
Written Statement from Survival International to the United Nations
NGOs: Survival International
Amazon Alliance
Amazon Watch
Rainforest Alliance
Global Response
Shinai Serjali

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