Planeta.com, the global journal of practical ecotourism, is facilitating an online unconference focusing on Indigenous Peoples and tourism. Themes include biodiversity conservation, cultural heritage, food and literacy (traditional reading and writing and digital literacy — the emerging read write culture).
They are calling for recommendations of educational and engaging videos, podcasts, websites and online resources. Conversation takes place via skype, facebook, flickr, twitter, youtube and wiki.
How to Participate:
* Seek out and patronize indigenous businesses where you live.
* Learn new words in an indigenous language.
* Use Web 2.0 – Facebook, Flickr, Twitter, YouTube, Wikipedia – to learn about indigenous culture.
* Make a poster!
* Organize a local walk focusing on indigenous culture
Join the event on Facebook.