News & Updates

Nov 19 2020

Global Outrage at FAO Plans to Partner with Pesticide Industry

For Immediate Release November 19, 2020         Contacts: Ahna Kruzic, PAN North America, [email protected], 510 927 5379 Keith Tyrell, PAN United Kingdom, [email protected], 44 75 887 06224 Ilang-Ilang Quijano, PAN Asia Pacific, ...
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Nov 10 2020

13th session/ Regional meetings of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

The impact of COVID-19 on the rights of indigenous peoples under the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples The 13th session of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, initially scheduled ...
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Nov 6 2020

Important Notice: 2020 Annual Indigenous Peoples Thanksgiving Sunrise Gathering

IMPORTANT NOTICE: For the safety of our community members and elders during the COVID-19 pandemic, IITC's Annual Indigenous Peoples Thanksgiving Sunrise Gathering on Alcatraz Island, attended each year by over 4500 participants, will not take ...
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Nov 6 2020

36th session of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR)

November 2 - 13, 2020, Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland Website Timetable List of Troikas UPR Extranet Registration States under review: Andorra, Belarus, Bulgaria, Croatia, Honduras, Jamaica, Liberia, Libya, Malawi, Maldives, Marshall Islands, Mongolia, Panama, United ...
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Nov 5 2020

Regional Dialogues of Indigenous Peoples on the Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework

👉 SAVE THE DATE! 🗒Mark your calendars!  📣The IIFB, IWBN, FPP and the CBD, invite you to attend, on NOVEMBER 6th, 2020 / 8:00 am Montreal Time, the High-level Launching of the Global Campaign and Regional Dialogues of Indigenous ...
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Oct 22 2020

Survey: FAO’s contribution to Indigenous Peoples’ communities and territories

The FAO Office of Evaluation is conducting a series of the Evaluations of FAO’s contribution to SDG13, Climate Action; by assessing which approaches have been effective, which need to be modified for better impact, and where ...
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Oct 8 2020

IITC’s Andrea Carmen Selected Co-Chair of UNFCCC’s FWG-LCIPP

Andrea Carmen, Executive Director of the International Indian Treaty Council was selected by consensus to be the Indigenous Peoples Co-Chair for the Facilitative Working Group for the UNFCCC Local Communities and Indigenous Peoples Platform  (LCIPP) for the ...
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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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