Monthly Archives: April 2018

Guatemala: UN expert on rights of indigenous peoples announces visit

By | 27 April, 2018

GENEVA (27 April 2018) – The UN Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, will carry out an official visit to Guatemala from 1 to 10 May to examine a number of issues including land tenure, mega-projects, evictions, racial discrimination, access to justice, and economic, social and cultural rights. ‘I will examine… Read More »

Meetings with the Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples – 17th Session of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

By | 3 April, 2018

The Special Rapporteur, Ms. Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, will hold individual meetings with representatives of indigenous peoples and organizations during the seventeenth annual session of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues in New York. The meetings will be held in the afternoon of 17th and morning of 19th of April 2018. Representatives of indigenous peoples and… Read More »