Monthly Archives: October 2019

Colombia: UN experts are outraged by killing of indigenous leader and community members

By | 31 October, 2019

GENEVA (31 October 2019) – UN experts* have deplored the massacre committed against members of the Nasa people in Cauca, Colombia and urge the Government to take urgent measures in cooperation with the indigenous authorities. Governor Cristina Bautista Taquinas and four unarmed Indigenous Guards were killed in the attack by illegal armed groups on 29… Read More »

La Rapporteuse Spéciale sur les droits des peuples autochtones, Mme Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, conclue sa visite en République du Congo 14 -24 octobre 2019

By | 24 October, 2019

La Rapporteuse Spéciale sur les droits des peuples autochtones, Mme Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, conclue sa visite en République du Congo 14 -24 octobre 2019 24 octobre 2019 – En ma qualité de Rapporteur spécial sur les droits des peuples autochtones, j’ai effectué une mission officielle en République du Congo, à l’invitation du Gouvernement, du 14 au… Read More »

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End of mission statement by the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz on her visit to the Republic of Congo

By | 24 October, 2019

End of mission statement by the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz on her visit to the Republic of Congo In my capacity as Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples, I undertook an official mission to the Republic of the Congo, at the invitation of the Government,… Read More »

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Presentation to the UN General Assembly 2019. Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples

By | 11 October, 2019

Statement of Ms. Victoria Tauli-CorpuzSpecial Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous PeoplesSeventy-fourth session of the General AssemblyItem 69 (a): Rights of indigenous peoplesNew York11 October 2019 Mr. Chair,Distinguished delegates,Indigenous peoples’ representatives,Ladies and gentlemen, Today I am presenting my final thematic report to the General-Assembly (A/74/149). I have decided to dedicate it to analysis of the recognition… Read More »