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Dona Zenilda with the Xucuru people; Ednamar de Oliveira Viana, a leader of the Satere-Mawe people; and Francisco Chagas Chafre de Souza, a leader of the Apurina, all three from Brazil, speak at a meeting of indigenous people from North America and South America at the Jesuit General Curia in Rome Oct. 17. The meeting was a side event to the Synod of Bishops for the Amazon. (CNS/Paul Haring)
Dona Zenilda with the Xucuru people; Ednamar de Oliveira Viana, a leader of the Satere-Mawe people; and Francisco Chagas Chafre de Souza, a leader of the Apurina, all three from Brazil (CNS/Paul Haring)