Monthly Archives: August 2017

Call for inputs on upcoming country visit to Mexico 8 to 17 November 2017

By | 15 August, 2017

The Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples is collecting information in preparation of her country visit to Mexico scheduled to take place from 8 to 17 November 2017. In accordance with the established practice of mandate-holders, the Special Rapporteur welcomes all relevant submissions that indigenous organisations and other stakeholders may wish to transmit… Read More »

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World still lagging on indigenous rights 10 years after historic declaration, UN experts warn

By | 7 August, 2017

International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples – Wednesday 9 August 2017 GENEVA / NEW YORK (7 August 2017) – The world’s indigenous peoples still face huge challenges a decade after the adoption of an historic declaration on their rights, a group of United Nations experts and specialist bodies has warned. Speaking ahead of the… Read More »