Monthly Archives: October 2017

Current risks and challenges to the physical and cultural survival of indigenous peoples in Latin America

By | 17 October, 2017

Presentation by the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz for the Focal Point Meeting of the Latin American Network for Genocide and Mass Atrocity Prevention New York, 15 and 16 October 2017 Introduction Good afternoon, I am Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous… Read More »

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Statement of the Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples to the UN General Assembly

By | 12 October, 2017

Statement ofMs. Victoria Tauli-CorpuzSpecial Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Seventy-second session of the General Assembly Item 70(a): Rights of indigenous peoples New York12 October 2017 Mr. Chair,Distinguished delegates, indigenous peoples’ representativesLadies and gentlemen, In the thematic report which I am presenting today (A/72/186), I examine the progress made in the last decade to… Read More »

Implementation of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. Report to the General Assembly, 2017

By | 2 October, 2017

UNITED NATIONSGeneral Assembly Seventy-second session Item 73 (b) of the provisional agenda A/72/186. July 21, 2017 PDF: En Sp Ar Fr Ru Ch Rights of indigenous peoples Note by the Secretary-General The Secretary-General has the honour to transmit the report of the Special Rapporteur of the Human Rights Council on the rights of indigenous peoples, Victoria… Read More »