Monthly Archives: May 2017

Questionnaire letter from the Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples, Ms. Victoria Tauli-Corpuz

By | 25 May, 2017

Questionnaire letter in English, French and Spanish from the Special Rapporteur onthe rights of indigenous peoples, Ms. Victoria Tauli-Corpuz 23 May 2017 To all Permanent Missions to the United Nations Office at Geneva I am in the process of preparing this year’s thematic report for the Human Rights Council on the impact of climate finance… Read More »

Take five: “The dominant economic paradigms are at odds with the rights of indigenous peoples”

By | 5 May, 2017

Victoria Tauli Corpuz, the Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples and former Chair of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, recently talked with UN Women about engaging indigenous women in climate action during the 16th session of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (24 April – 5 May, 2017). The Forum marked… Read More »

Statement by Victoria Tauli-Corpuz. 16th session of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

By | 1 May, 2017

Statement by Victoria Tauli-CorpuzSpecial Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples16th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues1 May 2017, New York Madame Chairperson of the Permanent Forum, Distinguished Members of the Permanent Forum, Chairperson of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Excellencies, indigenous representatives, ladies and gentlemen, I… Read More »