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The myths, stories and songs passed down through generations of tribal and indigenous people establish the origins of each group in their ancestral lands. In many cases, they have been in the same territory for thousands of years. In desert and in forest, within mountain ranges and on wild ocean shores, in equatorial heat and polar cold, diverse climates and locations haveĀ formed the different knowledge, lifestyles and belief-systems of indigenous people today.

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