News & Updates

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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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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Aug 12 2020

Outcomes and Recommendations from the 1st “Gizhaadaandaa Minomin: Let’s Take Care of Wild Rice” gathering held virtually on July 10th, 2020

  This gathering was hosted by United Tribes of Michigan, 3 Fires Society and the International Indian Treaty Council.  It was held virtually, organized as an alternative to the in-person conference scheduled before the pandemic ...
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Jul 15 2020

A Blow Against Racism: Washington D.C.’s Football Team Retires the “R” word

A Joint Press Release The Morning Star Institute, 611 Pennsylvania Ave., SE, Washington, DC 20003, 202-547-5531 International Indian Treaty Council, 100 E. Ajo Way, Tucson, Arizona, 85713, 520-833-9797     Photo courtesy of Kenn Little ...
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Jul 14 2020

Experto en Derechos Humanos de las Naciones Unidas: Los países deben dejar de exportar productos químicos tóxicos prohibidos

PARA SU PUBLICACIÓN INMEDIATA   Delegación del CITI ante el Comité de los Derechos del Niño en Ginebra, el 19 de mayo de 2015, presentando sobre los impactos del uso de plaguicidas tóxicos en los ...
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January 2021


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