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An urgent plea for governments to stem the murder of forest guardians

In early March, Indigenous Honduran activist Berta Caceres was gunned down in her own home in response to her protests […]
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Signing Ceremony of the Paris Climate Change Agreement at United Nations Headquarters

Civil Society speaker selected for the opening session in New York 22 April 2016 United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has invited […]
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IITC Publishes North American Indigenous Peoples Climate Change Consultation Report

Indigenous Caucus Statement at Closing Plenary of UNFCCC COP21 Paris, France December 12, 2015, presented by Frank Ettawageshik, supported by […]
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15th Session of Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

The 15th session of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (PFII) will bring Member States and indigenous peoples’ representatives together […]
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UNGA President Appoints Advisers on Improving Indigenous Peoples’ Participation

 18 February 2016: UN General Assembly (UNGA) President Mogens Lykketoft has  appointed four advisers to lead consultations on improving indigenous […]
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Experts Call for Action to Preserve, Revitalize Indigenous Languages under Threat of Extinction, at New York Headquarters Meeting, 19-21 January

New York, 22 January 2016 (Department of Economic and Social Affairs) — A three-day meeting at United Nations Headquarters in […]
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It is beyond time for Britain to apologise to Australia’s Indigenous people

Every year Australia Day gets bigger, more ostentatious and increasingly imbued with a brazen “kiss the flag”, “love us or […]
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Expert Group Meeting on Indigenous Languages in January 2016

At its fourteenth session in April-May 2015, the Permanent Forum recommended a three-day international expert group meeting on the theme […]
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54th Session of the Commission for Social Development

CSocD54 will take place at United Nations Headquarters in New York from 3 to 12 February 2016 under the priority […]
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UNPFII: Call for nominations for the term 2017-2019

The United Nations calls for nominations of candidates to the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues for the term 2017-2019 from […]
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The Paris Agreement: An “Incremental Advance” for International Recognition of the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

  Paris, France – The 21st Conference of the Parties of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC-COP21) […]
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Taking to the hills: tribal groups face up to climate change

Tashka Yawanawa’s Amazonian tribe lived on the plains along the Gregorio River for millennia — until a wall of flood […]
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Woman, Rural and Indigenous – Breaking Triple Layers of Discrimination

By Professor Megan Davis, Chair of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues Indigenous women in rural areas can become drivers […]
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Pope Francis Apologizes to Indigenous America for “Grave Sins” Committed by Church

Pope Francis made a recent visit to Bolivia to meet with the country’s first indigenous president, Evo Morales where he […]
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Tribal Link is on Facebook

Did you know Tribal Link Foundation maintains a page on Facebook?  If you are on Facebook, please visit our page […]
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    UNDP and DESA E-Discussion on Implementing the 2030 Agenda: Moving from Commitments to Results

    Organized and coordinated by the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) and the UN Development Programme (UNDP), this […]

    Indigenous Peoples Briefing at United Nations

    A briefing by the President of the UN General Assembly for Indigenous Peoples will be held on 7 March at UNHQ […]