Steven Newcomb

Recently, a United Nations (UN) “high level plenary meeting” occurred on September 22 and 23, at the UN headquarters in New York. A great deal of confusion has arisen because the UN high level meeting was “to be known as the World Conference on Indigenous Peoples.” (WCIP) But let’s be clear....

10/12/14
Rick Kearns
10/11/14
Tens of thousands of protestors in seven countries along with human rights advocates from around the world are demanding answers and justice regarding the 43 Mexican students, many...
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 ...
ICTMN Staff
9/26/14
President Barack Obama did not invoke tribes directly during his address at the United Nations Climate Summit this week. But he didn’t have to...
ICTMN Staff
9/24/14
Famed movie actor and recently anointed anti-Tar Sands activist Leonardo DiCaprio laid it on the line at the United Nations Climate Summit this week, just 48 hours after striding s...
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

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