ICTMN Staff
12/15/14
The Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission began December with public hearings to assess the treatment of Navajo citizens by law enforcement in border towns...
Gale Courey Toensing
12/12/14
More than 70 tribal nations have urged the U.S...
Danny Gogal, EPA
12/6/14
“Sure, I’ll serve as EPA’s lead for international human rights agreements.” That was my response to my Office Director this past April, although I knew very little of what this new...
Ecuador Oil Sludge
Duane Champagne
11/23/14
The international community often depends on sporadic experiences and expressions of outrage to support and defend Indigenous Peoples who are subject to land loss, unwanted resourc...
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...

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