Monthly Archives: March 2015

UN Special Rapporteur: Indigenous Peoples’ rights must be respected in global climate change agreement

By | 12 March, 2015

Victoria Tauli-Corpuz speaks at a Human Rights Council panel on Human Rights and Climate Change. Indigenous Peoples have contributed little to climate change, but they suffer the worst impacts and have an important role to play in contributing to global solutions, said United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, before… Read More »

Human Rights and Climate Change. Indigenous Peoples’ rights must be respected in global climate change agreement

By | 6 March, 2015

Oral Statement of the Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples, Victoria Tauli Corpuz, Human Rights Council, Twenty Eighth session (6 March 2015) Panel: Human Rights and Climate Change. 6 March 2015 H.E. President Anote Tong of the Republic of Kiribati, H.E. Mr. Abul Hassam Mahmood Ali, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Bangladesh, Deputy HCHR… Read More »