IITC sponsored side event on advances for the development of a new UN mechanism on international repatriation.
This side-event will provide information and updates on the development of the new mechanism
on international repatriation of ceremonial objects and human remains, and will present next
steps under consideration. It will also provide an opportunity to share specific cases and ongoing
challenges faced by Indigenous Peoples in achieving international repatriation.
On the occasion of the 10th session of the United Nations Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (EMRIP), Palais Nations, Geneva, Switzerland.
Wednesday July 12th, 2017
1:15 – 2:45 PM, Conference Room XXIII