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News Release: Alyssa Macy Appointment

November 27, 2014
Categories: News & Politics

Alyssa Macy has been appointed to the post of Fellow for International Policy under the Center for World Indigenous Studies Forum for Global Relations program. She is a resident of…

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WCIP Outcome UN A69.L.1

September 22, 2014
Categories: News & Politics

The United Nations General Assembly adopted Resolution A69.L.1 – High Level Plenary Session – World Conference on Indigenous Peoples Outcome Document on 22 September 2010. Dubbed an “Action Oriented” document,…

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Joint Statement of Constitutional & Customary Indigenous Governments

August 06, 2014
Categories: News & Politics

Joint Statement drafted by CWIS with endorsements from eleven Fourth World governments from Argentina, Burma, Mexico, Nigeria, and the United States of America. The Statement with recommendations for the recognition…

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CWIS #7 United Nations World Conference on Indigenous Peoples

January 30, 2013
Categories: Report

The United Nations General Assembly decided in December 2010 by adopting resolution 65/198 to convene a Plenary Session of the General Assembly as the World Conference on Indigenous Peoples scheduled…

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US FEDERAL TAXATION DISPARITIES IN INDIAN COUNTRY

January 26, 2013
Categories: Report

This is the sixth report of the Good Government Research Group at the Center for World Indigenous Studies. These Reports are are produced at the request of American Indian government…

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Establishment of an Ad Hoc Working Group on the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action 1/CP.17

April 25, 2012
Categories: Memorandum
United Nations

A new round of climate change talks will commence on 14 May and end on 25 May in Bonn, Germany. This session will see simultaneous meetings of the Subsidiary Body…

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COP17 IKS Communique AYSICCIKS

December 05, 2011
Categories: Memorandum
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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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