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PLAN DE ACCIÓN DE OAXACA DE LOS PUEBLOS INDÍGENAS: DE CANCÚN A DURBAN Y MÁS ALLÁ

October 20, 2011
Categories: Report

Nosotros, representantes de pueblos indígenas de todas las regiones del mundo, reunidos del 10-12 de octubre en Oaxaca, México, la tierra de muchos pueblos indígenas, participamos en el Segundo Taller…

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OAXACA ACTION PLAN – UNFCCC in Durban

October 20, 2011
Categories: Report

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 Peoples and States –…

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Indigenous Peoples – WB Safeguards Policy Review

October 17, 2011
Categories: Memorandum

Concerns and recommendations of indigenous peoples on the Safeguard Policy review of the World Bank We, the undersigned Indigenous Peoples organizations and support NGOs, wish to express our dismay over…

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Report of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

September 02, 2011
Categories: Report

The Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples held its fourth session from 11 to 15 July 2011. In addition to the five members of the Expert Mechanism, the…

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Report Indigenous Rights Rapporteur – James Anaya

September 02, 2011
Categories: Report

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 mechanisms…

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CWIS Food Security, FAO and the UNNWP

July 01, 2011
Categories: News & Politics

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…

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Quinault Nation on UNDRIP – US Senate Hearing

June 12, 2011
Categories: Speech

Quinault President Fawn Sharp spoke before the US Senate Committee on Indian Affairs on 9 June calling for the United States to “adopt policies and enact legislation as necessary to…

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Texto de Salvaguardias de Cancún del AWG-LCA

April 06, 2011
Categories: Memorandum

The International Indian Treaty Council issued its 28 February 2011 Analysis of language regarding indigenous peoples under consideration by the UN climate change talks in Bangkok, Thailand (3 April –…

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US Intertribal Climate Change Policy

March 14, 2011
Categories: Memorandum

This is a "white paper" prepared by several American Indian Governments and several inter-tribal organizations entitled: "A Tribal White Paper on Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation" August 2009. It was…

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Getting to the Roots: Causes of Deforestation

March 01, 2011
Categories: News & Politics

In just the same way that a healthy growing tree is rooted in deep and fertile soil, our efforts to restore the world’s forests should be rooted in a sound…

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