Hidden Cities: Sarawak by History Channel Asia (Channel 555 Astro)

~ Host, Anthony Morse drinking with Iban elder (Taken from History Channel website) Episode #8: SARAWAK Premieres 11 January, Wednesday, 9pm Sarawak – Malaysia’s gateway to the wild frontiers of untouched Borneo is home to over 2 million people from more than 20 indigenous groups. But hidden beneath the tropical calm lay remnants of its… Continue reading Hidden Cities: Sarawak by History Channel Asia (Channel 555 Astro)

Indigenous identity in Borneo

There are numerous ethnic groups in Borneo, some say a few hundred. As awareness begins to spread through the different communities on their own unique identity, smaller, minority ethnic groups start breaking away from the major groups they joined. Some have been assimilated (intermarriges), some extinct (wars, diseases). Before the coming of the European powers,… Continue reading Indigenous identity in Borneo