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...
Mark Trahant
9/22/14
The People’s Climate March in New York City Sunday was supposed to be huge...
Rudolph C. Ryser

With the World Conference on Indigenous Peoples (WCIP) looming on the horizon when representatives of UN Member states meet at the United Nations on 22 September it is worth considering next steps....

9/22/14
Dina Gilio-Whitaker

As ICTMN reported recently, indigenous peoples will be at the forefront of upcoming United Nations and civil society events in New York...

9/16/14
ICTMN Staff
9/13/14
It’s time to “give life to the declaration,” the Assembly of First Nations decreed on this, the seventh anniversary of the adoption of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights ...
Dina Gilio-Whitaker
9/4/14
With climate change a no-brainer in the credible scientific world, and more and more people—indigenous and non-Native alike—experiencing firsthand its effects on the ground, United...
Gale Courey Toensing
9/1/14
The International Indian Treaty Council turned 40 this year and its annual conference will celebrate the past, share experiences and cultures of the present, and develop plans and ...
Rudolph C. Ryser

Let us stipulate from the very outset that international states own, control and regulate an institution called the United Nations. It is their organization and they can do with it what ever they chose. Fourth World nations are not members of the UN. They sit outside that body....

8/28/14
Gale Courey Toensing
8/11/14
Keith Harper, a Cherokee Nation citizen, was nominated by President Barack Obama to serve as the United State ambassador to the United Nations Human Rights Council and confirmed by...
ICTMN Staff
8/9/14
It’s International Day of the World's Indigenous People, as decreed by the United Nations 20 years ago, and First Nations in Canada are taking stock...

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