News & Updates

IITC Welcomes the Inclusion of Indigenous Rights Safeguards in the CBD Global Biodiversity Framework

For immediate release Contact: [email protected]   IITC Welcomes the Inclusion of Indigenous Rights Safeguards but expresses profound concerns regarding other provisions in the CBD Global Biodiversity Framework, adopted on December 19th, 2022, in Montreal Members of IITC’s ...
Read More

A YOUNG WARRIOR FOR MOTHER EARTH HAS RETURNED HOME

Chris Honahnie with other Indigenous youth knowledge holders from Russia, Canada, Ecuador, Kenya and the Arctic at UNFCCC COP 26 in Glasgow Scotland, November 2021; Chris delivering wheatberries to Diné families in New Mexico during ...
Read More

2022 HRE USA Impact Award to International Indian Treaty Council

Human Rights Educators USA (HRE USA) announces its first Human Rights Educators USA Impact Award honoring the nearly 50 years of extraordinary contribution of the International Indian Treaty Council (IITC) to human rights education in ...
Read More

Sep 26 2022

A Victory for California Indigenous Peoples

For Immediate Release September 26, 2022 Contact: Morning Star Gali, International Indian Treaty Council, [email protected] A Victory for California Indigenous Peoples: AB 2022 Signed into Law on September 23, 2022, Prohibiting Racist Place Names in ...
Read More

Sep 9 2022

CERD CONCLUDING OBSERVATIONS 2022

September 9, 2022 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Summer Blaze Aubrey, IITC Staff Attorney, [email protected]   UNITED NATIONS COMMITTEE ON THE ELIMINATION OF RACIAL DISCRIMINATION (CERD) CONCLUDING OBSERVATIONS HIGHLIGHT MULTILE FORMS OF DISCRIMINATION AGAINST INDIGENOUS PEOPLES ...
Read More

Aug 23 2022

THE UNITED NATIONS COMMITTEE ON THE ELIMINATION OF RACIAL DISCRIMINATION REVIEWS THE UNITED STATES AND QUESTIONS ITS RECORD OF RACIAL DISCRIMINATION AGAINST INDIGENOUS PEOPLES

Indigenous Peoples’ delegations at the U.S. CERD Review, August 9th, 2022, Geneva, Switzerland August 21, 2022   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Summer Blaze Aubrey, IITC Staff Attorney, [email protected]   THE UNITED NATIONS COMMITTEE ON THE ...
Read More

Aug 8 2022

A Message from IITC: International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples 2022

International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples August 9, 2022 A Message from the International Indian Treaty Council    On this day, established by the United Nations in 1994 to recognize the rights, struggles and ...
Read More

Jul 15 2022

Online Consultation with Special Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Racism

Mandate of the Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance To whom it many concern: I have the honour to address you in my capacity as United Nations Special ...
Read More

Looking Ahead to CBD COP 15 in Montreal

Looking Ahead to CBD COP 15 in Montreal: IITC and COICA continue to affirm their support for the recommendations of 3 UN Expert Bodies addressing the Rights of Indigenous Peoples and the matter of “Local ...
Read More

IITC Statement of Support for UN Recommendations Addressing the Matter of “Local Communities”

Final: International Indian Treaty Council Statement of Support for the Recommendations of the UN Permanent Forum, the UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples and the UN Expert Mechanism on the Rights of ...
Read More
January 2023
SMTWTFS
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031 

Archives

IITC does not receive any state or federal funding. Instead, we rely on the generous support of foundation grants, Indigenous Nations and Tribes, and contributions from private donors, friends and allies to sustain our work. Please consider contributing to support the work of IITC. Whether it be monthly giving or a one time donation, any amount helps and all are tax deductible.