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End of United States Mission Statement by the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Vicky Tauli-Corpuz

"In my capacity as United Nations Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples, I carried out a visit to the United States of America from 22 February to 3 March 2017 to study the human rights situation of indigenous peoples, in particular with regard to energy development projects, and to follow up on key [...]

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Report of the 16th Session of the UNPFII, April 24 – May 5, 2017/ Informe sobre el 16º período de sesiones del FPCI, 24 de abril – 5 de mayo de 2017

Report of the 16th Session of the UNPFII, April 24 – May 5, 2017/ Informe sobre el 16º período de sesiones del FPCI, 24 de abril – 5 de mayo de 2017

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IITC press release: IITC Response to Trump Withdrawal from Paris Agreement – June 2, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Trump’s Withdrawal from the Paris Agreement: Another affront to the Planet, Indigenous Peoples and human rights On Thursday June 1st 2017, President Donald Trump announced that his government will withdraw from the Paris Climate Change Agreement. The U.S now joins Syria and Nicaragua as the only countries not party to the agreement [...]

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UN Chemicals Convention Decisions, May 2017

UN Chemicals Convention Decisions Perpetuate Environmental Violence Against Indigenous Peoples with Disregard for Fundamental Human Rights. May 2017 Decisiones sobre Convenios de Tóxicos de la ONU Perpetúan la Violencia Ambiental contra los Pueblos Indígenas Desestimando Derechos Humanos Fundamentales Rochelle Diver, IITC at Chemical Convention. Photo Credit: IISD/ENB | Kiara Worth  

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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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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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IITC Press Release: UN Expert Grand Chief Edward John on official visit Standing Rock, October 28, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 28, 2016 United Nations expert Grand Chief Edward John will visit Standing Rock to gather information on Human Rights Violations Resulting from Pipeline Construction Press Release PDF: IITC Press Release: UN Expert Grand Chief Edward John on official visit Standing Rock, October 28, 2016

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US National Action Plan on Business and Human Rights: Submission of the International Indian Treaty Council on Wednesday, January 14, 2015.

January 14, 2015 United States of America Department of State c/o [email protected] cc:   Lynn Sicade, Deputy Director and Senior Advisor, DRL/MLGA, [email protected] Alan Krill, Foreign Affairs Officer on the Business and Human Rights team, [email protected] Re: Initial written submission for the US National Action Plan on Business and Human Rights Respectful Greetings, Please find enclosed [...]

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