Environmental Diplomacy Program


    Indigenous nations representatives and representatives of indigenous organizations met for two days in Oaxaca, México October 10-12, 2011 participating in the Second technical workshop of Indigenous… more >>
    Translation to Spanish available!
  • Report Indigenous Rights Rapporteur - James Anaya

    In the present report, the Special Rapporteur provides a summary of the activities carried out during his third year in the mandate, including cooperation with other international and regional… more >>
  • CWIS Chair Designated Fulbright-Robles Scholar

    Rudolph C. Ryser, a member of the Capella University faculty in the School of Public Service Leadership (Minneapolis, MN) and Chairman of the Center for World Indigenous Studies (Olympia, WA) has been… more >>
  • CWIS Food Security, FAO and the UNNWP

    The UN Food and Agriculture Organization authorized the establishment of the Committee on World Food Security which in turn asked it High Level Panel of Experts on Food Security and Nutrition (HLPE)… more >>
  • Quinault Nation on UNDRIP - US Senate Hearing

    Quinault President Fawn Sharp spoke
    before the US Senate Committee on
    Indian Affairs on 9 June calling for the
    United States to \\\"adopt policies
    enact legislation as necessary to more >>
  • Anke Weisheit Forms New Institute

    Associate Scholar Anke Weisheit has successfully gained acceptance of her plan for the establishment the Institute of Indigenous Knowledge (IIK) at Mbarara University of Science and Technology in… more >>
  • Texto de Salvaguardias de Cancún del AWG-LCA

    The International Indian Treaty Council issued its 28 February 2011 Analysis of language regarding indigenous peoples under consideration by the UN climate change talks… more >>
    Translation to Spanish available!
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