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Press Conference: COP21 Human Rights and Climate Change

By | 10 December, 2015

  Press briefing. Paris, France. 10 December 2015. 21st Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. In this briefing, human rights experts will explain how the human rights framework can confront evolving threats, including those posed by climate change and will address continuing efforts to integrate human rights considerations… Read More »

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Statement by Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples to 70th session of the UN General Assembly

By | 20 October, 2015

  [New York, October 20, 2015.] “I have the honor to present today my second report to the General Assembly.” “I dedicate the thematic section of the present report to an analysis of international investment agreements and investment clauses of free trade regimes and their impacts on the rights of indigenous peoples.“ “The present report… Read More »

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Protected areas and the rights of indigenous peoples. Expert testimony before the Inter-American Court of Human Rights

By | 8 February, 2015

  Expert Testimony of the UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, before the Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACHR)on the Case of Kaliña and Lokono Peoples vs. the Government of Surinam; Presented on 3 Feb. 2015, Costa Rica. Object: international regulations and policy on protected areas and on the conservation… Read More »

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[Video] Statement of the Special Rapporteur to the World Conference on Indigenous Peoples

By | 23 September, 2014

  Statement of the UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz. Roundtable: “UN system-wide actions for the Implementation of the Rights of Indigenous Peoples”. UN General Assembly, Sixty-ninth session, World Conference on Indigenous Peoples, #WCIP2014,  New York, September 22, 2014. Read statement  

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