Monthly Archives: May 2016

Communications sent, 1 December 2015 to 29 February 2016; Replies received, 1 February to 30 April 2016

By | 27 May, 2016

Human Rights CouncilThirty-second sessionAgenda items 3, 4, 7, 9 and 10 Communications sent, 1 December 2015 to 29 February 2016; Replies received, 1 February to 30 April 2016 A/HRC/32/53 27 May 2016 PDF Full report Date Type Case NoCountry Mandate(s) Summary of the allegation transmitted Reply 01/12/2015 AL BRA 9/2015Brazil Indigenous peoples; Alleged lack of… Read More »

Conflict, peace and the human rights of Indigenous Peoples

By | 23 May, 2016

Conflict, peace and the human rights of Indigenous PeoplesPresentation by Victoria Tauli-Corpuz,United Nations Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples Indigenous Peoples’ Rights and Unreported Struggles: Conflict and Peace14-15 May 2016, Columbia University, New York It is a pleasure for me to be present here today and speak on this important topic. Through many… Read More »

Workshop on Indigenous Peoples and International Investment

By | 7 May, 2016

“The Special Rapporteur is now carrying out further investigations to support the preparation of a second thematic report on international investment and the rights of indigenous peoples.” “This workshop is intended to broaden the range of potential strategies for strengthening the rights of indigenous peoples in this context. It brings together indigenous representatives, legal practitioners,… Read More »