Permanent Forum
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22.02.2012

Concluding Session, Permanent Forum Stresses Need for Equal, Direct Participation of Indigenous Communities at All Stages of Preparation for 2014 World Conference
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30.05.2011

PERMANENT INDIGENOUS FORUM DISCUSSES PROVISIONAL AGENDA FOR 2011 SESSION, INCLUDING PROPOSED SPECIAL THEME ‘THE DOCTRINE OF DISCOVERY’
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30.05.2011

FORUM SHOULD CONSIDER WHAT ROLE IT CAN PLAY IN SUPPORT OF INDIGENOUS COMMUNITIES TRYING TO RESOLVE LAND, RIGHTS CONFLICTS, SAYS CHAIR, OPENING DAY-LONG DEBATE
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30.05.2011

As with So Many Other Human Rights, Indigenous Peoples Suffer Disproportionate Violations of Right to Safe Water, Sanitation, Permanent Forum Told
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25.05.2011

With Indigenous Children Facing ‘Lifetime of Exclusion’, UN Children’s Fund
Developing Framework Strategy to Address Challenges, Permanent Forum Told
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24.05.2011

Underdevelopment, Poverty of Latin America’s Indigenous Peoples Stem from Historic
Wrongs Strategic Means for Correction Needs ‘Urgent Revision’, Forum Told
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23.05.2011

GLOBAL CONSENSUS ON INDIGENOUS RIGHTS DECLARATION SHOULD BE CELEBRATED, BUT STRONG EFFORT NEEDED TO MAKE PRINCIPLES ALIVE ‘ON THE GROUND’, PERMANENT FORUM TOLD
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20.05.2011

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DESPITE PROGRESS IN RECOGNIZING RIGHTS, INDIGENOUS PEOPLES CONTINUE TO FACE SERIOUS HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS ON DAILY BASIS, PERMANENT FORUM TOLD
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19.05.2011

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CONTINUED OBSTRUCTIONS TO – AND DENIAL OF – RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES TO LAND, FORESTS RESULTING IN ONGOING MARGINALIZATION, POVERTY PERMANENT FORUM TOLD
Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues
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18.05.2011

AS PERMANENT FORUM OPENS, SECRETARY-GENERAL HIGHLIGHTS BODY’S 10. YEARS OF PUSHING FOR INDIGENOUS RIGHTS, SAYS: ‘THE ROAD HAS BEEN TOUGH, BUT THE REWARDS ARE REAL’
Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues
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18.05.2011

PRESS CONFERENCE ON NINTH SESSION OF INDIGENOUS FORUM
The Government of New Zealand was now in support of the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Pita Sharples, Minister of Māori Affairs of New Zealand, told correspondents
today at a Headquarters press conference on the opening day of the ninth session of the Permanent
Forum on Indigenous Issues.
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27.04.2010

ACCESS, BENEFIT SHARING FROM GENETIC RESOURCES, PROTECTING TRADITIONAL KNOWLEDGE FOCUS OF UNITED NATIONS INDIGENOUS FORUM DIALOGUE
Hears Reports by Biological Diversity Convention Secretariat,
UN Human Settlements Official on Behalf of Inter-Agency Support Group
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27.04.2010

RIGHTS VIOLATIONS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES ‘DEEP, SYSTEMIC AND WIDESPREAD’
SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR TELLS UNITED NATIONS PERMANENT FORUM
Also Briefed by Chair of Human Rights Council’s Expert Mechanism
Afternoon Session Devoted to Discussion of Indigenous Peoples in North America
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27.04.2010

UN Indigenous Forum Holds Dialogue with Governments of Bolivia, Paraguay
Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues
Concerning Findings of 2009 Missions to Each Country. Reports Describe Evidence of Forced Labour for GuaranĂ­ People, Other Indigenous Groups, in Violation of International Treaties, Conventions.
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23.04.2010

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State of the World’s Indigenous Peoples
UN - Department of Economic and Social Affairs
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14.01.2010

NOTE: FOLLOWING ARE SUMMARY STATEMENTS IN TODAY’S MEETING OF THE PERMANENT FORUM ON INDIGENOUS ISSUES. A COMPLETE SUMMARY OF THE MEETING WILL BE MADE AVAILABLE AT THE CONCLUSION OF THE MEETING, AS PRESS RELEASE HR/4988.
UN - Economic and Social Council
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27.05.2009

RECOGNIZING POVERTY’S DIVERSITY, TURNING INDIGENOUS PEOPLES’ UNIQUENESS INTO ASSET. FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT WILL HELP MEET THEIR NEEDS, PERMANENT FORUM TOLD
UN - Economic and Social Council
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27.05.2009

PERMANENT FORUM, INDIGENOUS GROUPS, SEEK CHANGE IN UNITED NATIONS WORKING METHODS. TO TURN THEIR CONCERNS INTO DRIVING FORCE BEHIND, NOT JUST OBJECT OF, STRATEGIES
UN - Economic and Social Council
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27.05.2009

INDIGENOUS GROUPS CALL FOR HALT BY FOREIGN COMPANIES TO LAND USE FOR OIL, MINING, WITHOUT THEIR PRIOR KNOWLEDGE, CONSENT, AS PERMANENT FORUM CONTINUES
UN - Economic and Social Council
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27.05.2009

SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR SAYS OPTIMISM FOR INDIGENOUS PEOPLES’ BETTER FUTURE ANIMATED. BY POSITIVE DEVELOPMENTS, BUT TEMPERED BY REALITY OF ONGOING STRUGGLES
UN - Economic and Social Council
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27.05.2009

INDIGENOUS PEOPLE WORLDWIDE URGE GOVERNMENTS TO REDRESS ENTRENCHED LACK OF RESPECT. FOR THEIR VALUES, OVERHAUL LEGISLATION, ENDORSE DECLARATION, IN PERMANENT FORUM
UN - Economic and Social Council
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27.05.2009

‘WE IGNORE INDIGENOUS PEOPLES AT OUR PERIL’, SAYS DEPUTY SECRETARY-GENERAL. AS PERMANENT FORUM OPENS EIGHTH ANNUAL SESSION AMID ‘SWARM OF CRISES’
UN - Economic and Social Council
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27.05.2009

UNITE DIFFERENT STRENGTHS TO ADDRESS COMMON THREATS, DEPUTY SECRETARY-GENERAL SAYS AT OPENING OF PERMANENT FORUM ON INDIGENOUS ISSUES
UN - Deputy Secretary-General
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27.05.2009

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PERMANENT FORUM ON INDIGENOUS ISSUES DISCUSSES WAYS TO MORE EFFECTIVELY PROMOTE
UN Economic and Social Council
COUNTRIES’ IMPLEMENTATION OF DECLARATION ON RIGHTS
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21.05.2008

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INDIGENOUS PEOPLES FACE GROWING CRISIS AS CLIMATE CHANGE, UNCHECKED ECONOMIC
UN Economic and Social Council
GROWTH, UNFAVOURABLE DOMESTIC LAWS FORCE THEM FROM LANDS, FORUM TOLD
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21.05.2008

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PERMANENT FORUM HAILS GENERAL ASSEMBLY ADOPTION OF INDIGENOUS RIGHTS DECLARATION, PLEDGES TO MAKE IT ‘A LIVING DOCUMENT’, AS SEVENTH SESSION CONCLUDES
UN Economic and Social Council
On Special Theme, Says Indigenous Ways of Life Threatened by Climate Change, Calls for Indigenous Participation in All Aspects of International Debate on Issue
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04.05.2008

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SPEAKERS ADDRESS FUTURE ROLE OF PERMANENT FORUM IN ENSURING INDIGENOUS RIGHTS GIVEN EQUAL WEIGHT WITH OTHER HUMAN RIGHTS ISSUES
UN Economic and Social Council
Hears from Economic and Social Affairs Head, General Assembly President
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04.05.2008

PERMANENT FORUM ON INDIGENOUS ISSUES EXAMINES VALUE OF INCREASED COLLABORATION
UN Economic and Social Council
WITH HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL UNDER UNIVERSAL REVIEW MECHANISM
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29.04.2008

PERMANENT FORUM SPEAKERS SAY VIOLATION OF LANGUAGE RIGHTS ‘CULTURAL GENOCIDE’
UN Economic and Social Council
CALL FOR CONCRETE PUBLIC POLICY TO PROTECT INDIGENOUS LANGUAGES
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28.04.2008

SUMMARIES OF STATEMENTS MADE TODAY TO THE PERMANENT FORUM ON INDIGENOUS ISSUES
UN Economic and Social Council
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25.04.2008

DUMPING OF TOXIC WASTE ON INDIGENOUS LANDS, DAMAGE FROM MINING, DEFORESTATION
UN Economic and Social Council
AMONG ISSUES, AS INDIGENOUS FORUM DISCUSSION FOCUSES ON PACIFIC REGION
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25.04.2008

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INDIGENOUS PEOPLES MUST BE INCLUDED IN GLOBAL NEGOTIATIONS AIMED AT COMBATING CLIMATE CHANGE, SAY SPEAKERS IN PERMANENT FORUM
UN Economic and Social Council
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24.04.2008

BOLIVIA’S PRESIDENT URGES DEVELOPMENT OF ECONOMIC SYSTEM BASED ON ‘HOW TO LIVE WELL’
UN Economic and Social Council
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22.04.2008

UNITED NATIONS INDIGENOUS FORUM¡S SIXTH SESSION AT HEADQUARTERS 25 MAY
RIGHTS TO LANDS, TERRITORIES, NATURAL RESOURCES FOCUS
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30.05.2007

UNITED NATIONS INDIGENOUS FORUM¡S SIXTH SESSION AT HEADQUARTERS 24 MAY
RIGHTS TO LANDS, TERRITORIES, NATURAL RESOURCES FOCUS
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30.05.2007

UNITED NATIONS INDIGENOUS FORUM¡S SIXTH SESSION AT HEADQUARTERS 23 MAY
RIGHTS TO LANDS, TERRITORIES, NATURAL RESOURCES FOCUS
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30.05.2007

UNITED NATIONS INDIGENOUS FORUM¡S SIXTH SESSION AT HEADQUARTERS 22 MAY
RIGHTS TO LANDS, TERRITORIES, NATURAL RESOURCES FOCUS
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30.05.2007

UNITED NATIONS INDIGENOUS FORUM¡S SIXTH SESSION AT HEADQUARTERS 21 MAY
RIGHTS TO LANDS, TERRITORIES, NATURAL RESOURCES FOCUS
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30.05.2007

UNITED NATIONS INDIGENOUS FORUM¡S SIXTH SESSION AT HEADQUARTERS 18 MAY
RIGHTS TO LANDS, TERRITORIES, NATURAL RESOURCES FOCUS
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19.05.2007

UNITED NATIONS INDIGENOUS FORUM¡S SIXTH SESSION AT HEADQUARTERS 17 MAY
RIGHTS TO LANDS, TERRITORIES, NATURAL RESOURCES FOCUS
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19.05.2007

UNITED NATIONS INDIGENOUS FORUM¡S SIXTH SESSION AT HEADQUARTERS 16 MAY
RIGHTS TO LANDS, TERRITORIES, NATURAL RESOURCES FOCUS
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19.05.2007

UNITED NATIONS INDIGENOUS FORUM¡S SIXTH SESSION AT HEADQUARTERS 15 MAY
RIGHTS TO LANDS, TERRITORIES, NATURAL RESOURCES FOCUS
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19.05.2007

UNITED NATIONS INDIGENOUS FORUM¡S SIXTH SESSION AT HEADQUARTERS 14 MAY
RIGHTS TO LANDS, TERRITORIES, NATURAL RESOURCES FOCUS
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19.05.2007

UNITED NATIONS INDIGENOUS FORUM¡S SIXTH SESSION AT HEADQUARTERS 11 MAY
RIGHTS TO LANDS, TERRITORIES, NATURAL RESOURCES FOCUS
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19.05.2007

UN FORUM RECOMMENDS ADOPTION OF DECLARATION ON INDIGENOUS RIGHTS
Economic and Social Council
BY 61ST GENERAL ASSEMBLY, AS FIFTH SESSION CONCLUDES. Texts Address Indigenous Participation in Achieving, Anti-Poverty Goals, Africa’s Indigenous, Second International Decade, among Others
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28.05.2006

SPEAKERS CALL ON UN FORUM TO STEP UP LEADERSHIP ROLE, DO EVEN MORE TO DRAW ATTENTION TO PLIGHT OF IN
Economic and Social Council
Many Express High Hopes for Work of Forum, but Say Recommendations on Human Rights, Development Concerns Not Implemented
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28.05.2006

INDIGENOUS FORUM DISCUSSES WAYS TO BETTER IMPLEMENT
Economic and Social Council
RECOMMENDATIONS FROM 2002 - 2004 SESSIONS
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28.05.2006

UN FORUM SPEAKERS CALL FOR RESOURCES
Economic and Social Council
UN FORUM SPEAKERS CALL FOR RESOURCES, LEGISLATION TO HELP END DISCRIMINATION, SEXUAL EXPLOITATION, VIOLENCE FACED BY INDIGENOUS WOMEN, YOUTH
Loga eambo
28.05.2006

UN FORUM SPEAKERS URGE RAPID ADOPTION OF LONG-NEGOTIATED
UN Economic and Social Council
DRAFT DECLARATION ON RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS
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28.05.2006