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IITC EVENT- CLIMATE CHANGE, TRADITIONAL KNOWLEDGE AND THE RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES, FRIDAY APRIL 28TH 2017, 1:30 – 4:15 PM, UNDP – RIO ROOM, Rio Room, 304 East 45th Street, 9th Floor

CLIMATE CHANGE, TRADITIONAL KNOWLEDGE AND THE RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES Updates on Indigenous Peoples’ work addressing Climate Change in the International arena and in our homelands FRIDAY APRIL 28TH 2017, 1:15 – 4:15 PM EVENT FLYER: CLIMATE CHANGE, TRADITIONAL KNOWLEDGE AND THE RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES, FRIDAY APRIL 28TH 2017, 1:30 – 4:15 PM, UNDP [...]

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IITC Press Release: United Nations Experts and the International Indian Treaty Council will visit Standing Rock to provide training and gather information on Human Rights Violations Resulting from Pipeline Construction, 19 January 2017

January 19, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE United Nations Experts and the International Indian Treaty Council will visit Standing Rock to provide training and gather information on Human Rights Violations Resulting from Pipeline Construction Standing Rock Sioux Reservation, North Dakota, United States:  On January 20th 2017, Pavel Sulyandziga, Chairman of the United Nations (UN) Working Group on [...]

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5th Annual “Rising Voices: Collaborative Science with Indigenous Knowledge for Climate Solutions”, National Center for Atmospheric Research in Boulder, Colorado, 13-15 April, 2017

Event Flyer: 5th Annual "Rising Voices: Collaborative Science with Indigenous Knowledge for Climate Solutions", National Center for Atmospheric Research in Boulder, Colorado, 13-15 April, 2017

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Statement on “Excessive Force” at Standing Rock from the UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Assembly Nov. 15th 2016

Respectful Greetings, Maina Kiai, the UN Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and association called the response of law enforcement to the peaceful protests against the DAPL pipeline as “excessive force”.  In a UN release issued yesterday, November 15th 2016, the Special Rapporteur stated that “Law enforcement officials, private security firms and [...]

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The US Election and the Inherent Rights of Indigenous Peoples- Statement by IITC Executive Director Andrea Carmen, November 9th, 2016

The US Election and the Inherent Rights of Indigenous Peoples- Statement by IITC Executive Director Andrea Carmen, November 9th, 2016

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Las Elecciones de Estados Unidos y los Derechos inherentes de los Pueblos Indígenas- Declaración de la Directora Ejecutiva de CITI, Andrea Carmen 9 de noviembre de 2016

Las Elecciones de Estados Unidos y los Derechos inherentes de los Pueblos Indígenas- Declaración de la Directora Ejecutiva de CITI, Andrea Carmen 9 de noviembre de 2016

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Report of Roberto Borrero, IITC, on the Oct. 28 – 31 visit to Standing Rock with Grand Chief Ed John as a human rights observer with ECOSOC General Consultative Status

Meeting on the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation, From L to R: Chairman Harold Fraizer; Chief Arvol Looking Horse; Alyssa Johyl; Grand Chief Edward John; Roberto Mukaro Borrero; Chairman Dave David Archambault II; Baskut Tuncak, Special Rapporteur on Human Rights and Toxins in his personal capacity (photo provided via Baskut Tuncak, October 29, 2016 [...]

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Report of Grand Chief Edward John on his official visit to Standing Rock as an expert member of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, Oct. 28 – 31, 2016.

Report and Statement from Chief Edward John Expert Member of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues   Firsthand observations of conditions surrounding the Dakota Access Pipeline (North Dakota, USA) November 1, 2016   In response to an October 28, 2016 letter of invitation (attached) to me as an Expert Member of the UNPFII from [...]

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