Jessica Sblendorio, EPA
10/29/14
When most Americans think about human rights, they tend to think of the concept at a global level, even though there are many social and environmental justice issues right here in ...
ICTMN Staff
10/27/14
Walter Echo-Hawk, attorney with Crowe & Dunlevy, recently received the President’s Award for his commitment to human rights by the International Association of Official Human R...
Steve Russell
10/10/14
Malala Yousafzai has become, at age 17, the youngest winner of the Nobel Peace Prize since it was established in 1901...
Gale Courey Toensing
9/27/14
If the most important part of any United Nations world conference or high level plenary meeting is the Outcome Document, then states were the beneficiaries of the document adopted ...
Dina Gilio-Whitaker
9/25/14
Now that the historic High Level Plenary Meeting, known as the World Conference on Indigenous Peoples (HPLM/WCIP), has come and gone, we can begin to see what it produced...
ICTMN Staff
9/22/14
As the United Nations geared up for today’s World Conference on Indigenous Peoples, the new Special Rapporteur emphasized once again that these peoples must be heard, and consulted...
Gale Courey Toensing
8/14/14
Winnemem Wintu Chief and Spiritual Leader Caleen Sisk will give a presentation this week at the United Nations’ 85th session of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimin...
ICTMN Staff
8/13/14
It’s no secret that Indigenous Peoples’ rights are trampled on daily, be it by land, discrimination or pollution, but Amnesty International has spelled it out in a scathing new rep...
Rick Kearns
7/9/14
In late May, for the first time in Mexican legal history, a high court ordered the government to pay damages and to issue a public apology for illegally imprisoning an indigenous w...
Rick Kearns
5/16/14
“It’s very important to talk to everybody here. We don’t want what happened 500 years ago to happen again...

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