News & Updates

Sep 25 2020

Important Notice: IITC’s annual Day of Indigenous Peoples Sunrise Gathering on Alcatraz Island

IMPORTANT NOTICE: For the safety of our community members and elders, IITC’s annual Day of Indigenous Peoples Sunrise Gathering on Alcatraz Island will not take place this year as a public event. We will still ...
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Sep 15 2020

Report on the impact of COVID-19 on the rights of indigenous Peoples

The report A/75/185 is available and will be presented on 12th October to the General Assembly. Pursuant to resolution 42/20 of the Human Rights Council, the Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples dedicated his annual report to ...
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Sep 4 2020

Urgent Call for Endorsements by Indigenous Peoples

  The International Indian Treaty Council has been working with Human Rights organizations, Civil Society representatives, Indigenous Peoples organizations and Environmental Defenders on a Global Call for the UN to Recognize the Right to a Healthy Environment. ...
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Sep 1 2020

Very sad news and a huge loss to all of us

Mariano Ochoa   Dear IITC Family. I have the very sad duty to inform you of the passing this evening of Mariano Ochoa Millan, IITC Board member and respected Yaqui leader from Torim Pueblo, Rio ...
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September 2020


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