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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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THE UN CERD COMMITTEE WILL REVIEW COMPLIANCE BY THE UNITED STATES

UPDATE FOR INDIGENOUS PEOPLES:  THE UN COMMITTEE ON THE ELIMINATION OF RACIAL DISCRIMINATION (CERD) WILL REVIEW COMPLIANCE BY THE UNITED STATES AUGUST 11-12, 2022   National Day of Action and Awareness for Missing and Murdered ...
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AN HISTORIC DAY IN STOCKHOLM SWEDEN FOR THE YAQUI NATION AND THE CULTURAL RIGHTS OF ALL INDIGENOUS PEOPLES

Yaqui and IITC delegates with Mexican Ambassador and Sami Parliament representative at the Ambassador’s residence after the signing ceremony in Stockholm, June 3rd June 6, 2022, Stockholm Sweden: A signing ceremony was held in the ...
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Indigenous Peoples of Guatemala Succeed in Temporarily Suspending the Approval of Bill 5923

Indigenous Peoples of Guatemala succeed in temporarily suspending the approval of Bill 5923, "recovering pre-Hispanic cultural patrimony"   Mayan Authorities and Human Rights Defenders march to the Guatemala Congress in Guatemala City and meet with ...
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MAYAN ORGANIZATIONS CALL FOR INTERNATIONAL ACTION

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   MAYAN ORGANIZATIONS CALL FOR INTERNATIONAL ACTION TO HALT VIOLATIONS OF THEIR CULTURAL, SPIRITUAL AND RELIGIOUS RIGHTS AND THE DISPOSSESSION OF THEIR CEREMONIAL CENTERS IN GUATEMALA   Lake Atitlán, Panajachel, ...
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IITC 2021 Annual Report

Message from IITC Board President   On behalf of the IITC Board of Directors, I want to express my sincere appreciation to everyone, including our staff, supporters and allies. Your hard work, solidarity and generosity ...
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Mar 31 2022

UNESCO Call to Action

March 28, 2022 Director Lazare Eloundou Assomo [email protected] World Heritage Centre UNESCO 7, Place de Fontenoy 75352 Paris CEDEX07 France Attached: List of Supporter and Affiliate Organizations   The International Indian Treaty Council (IITC) calls ...
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Virtual consultation with the Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples on: Indigenous Women and the Development, Application, Preservation and Transmission of Scientific Knowledge

Virtual consultation with the Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples on: Indigenous Women and the Development, Application, Preservation and Transmission of Scientific Knowledge   March 14, 2022 8:00 am – 9:30am MST   ...
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