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A titre indicatif, c'est a la faveur de la cooptation que six deputes issus des rangs des Batwa siegent actuellement au Parlement national qui compte plus de 160 membres elus au suffrage universel direct.
How, for example, can the 3,000 or so Batwa and Basua Pygmies in Uganda be described?
These were populated with Natives from Argentina's Patagonian Tehuelches region, Batwa Pygmies from the Belgian Congo, Japan's Ainus, Mexico's Cocopas, and the Northwest Canadian coast's Kwakiutls and Nootkas peoples.
Throughout the year the Rydal Penrhos had been raising funds for a new primary school building in the small Batwa community of Rwamahano, Uganda, which was devastated by severe storms and flooding.
The Mobicash signed official agreements with Batwa and Wavetec in a ceremony held recently.
displaced Batwa - also known as Pygmies - outside the town of Nyunzu
Vulnerability of Indigenous health to climate change: A case study of Uganda's Batwa Pygmies.
The Pygmies Were Our Compass: Bantu and Batwa in the History of West Central Africa, Early Times to c.