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Endorsing Their Rights: Canadian Parliament Passes UN Declaration Resolution
Gale Courey Toensing
April 23, 2008
The Canadian Parliament has endorsed the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples by a majority vote – an action that was lauded by indigenous peoples’ organi...
Organizations Sponsor Panels at United Nations Forum
Gale Courey Toensing
May 23, 2007
The United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, an advisory body to the U.N.’s Economic and Social Council, is mandated to discuss indigenous issues related to economic an...
United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues: 10 Years of a Powerful Message
May 16, 2011
When indigenous leaders first visited the United Nations offices in Geneva, Switzerland in 1977, they were seeking justice and a fair forum for the many treaty and human-rights vio...
First Nations to U.N. Forum: Prior and Informed Consent, Not Just Consultation
May 30, 2011
Canada and the U.S. may have signed on with the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples back in November and December, respectively...
United Nations Approves Indigenous Declaration
September 14, 2007
After three decades of drafts, deliberations and delays, the United Nations General Assembly voted on September 13 to adopt the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples...
U.N. Negotiations on Indigenous Rights Wrap Up, for Now
February 17, 2006
GENEVA—The current round of negotiations on the United Nations Draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples came to a close on February 3 with nearly two-thirds of the pro...
Indigenous Human Rights Negotiations Progress
December 30, 2005
GENEVA—Native delegations at the United Nations are making progress in negotiations toward the eventual adoption of the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, an unpreced...
Indigenous Rights Declaration Moves to Human Rights Council
March 31, 2006
GENEVA—Now that the U.N...
UN Preparatory Caucus Meeting March 19-20
March 18, 2011
This weekend the Blue Lake Hotel & Casino, Blue Lake, Calif., will accommodate 200 indigenous peoples from more than 80 tribal nations from throughout North America for the Nor...
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Proud to Be Indigenous Launched for UN Permanent Forum
The United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues and Social Media
Global Indigenous Women's Caucus Meeting Sets Priorities for UNPFII
United Nations Permanent Forum is Going Paperless
Proud to Be Indigenous? Hash Tag It and Photograph It
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