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UN Permanent Forum Documents 13th Session

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As many will know the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues held its 13th Session in New York at the UN Headquarters considering an extensive agenda over a ten day period from the 12th of May. The Center for World Indigenous Studies submitted the Joint Statement of Constitutional and Customary Indigenous Governments with eleven endorsing [&hellip... more →

States & Nations meet. The UN on the WCIP

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Indigenous nations such as the Onondaga, Mohawk, Seneca and Oneida have expressed deep concerns about the way the United Nations member states will carry out the High Level Plenary Meeting of the UN General Assembly on 22 September dedicated to identifying “best practices for implementing” the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. Committed [&hellip... more →

Sacred Talk

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On June 16 at Wexliem House, the Lummi Nation community welcomes an evening with Winona LaDuke in a Sacred Talk, sharing experiences of North American communities impacted by energy development. As part of the Stommish Sacred Summit, an evening with the foremost inspirational speaker from Native America is the chance of a lifetime opportunity for [&hellip... more →

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The “Chia Histe”

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Commercializing natural or wild foods and medicines is not a new phenomenon.  It has been going on since the early colonizing of territories and peoples around the world.  The Chinese, Arabs, Turks, as well as the Maya, Romans, Persians, Egyptians, the Kingdom of Zaire…you name the epoch or the people and you will see that [&hellip... more →

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