Statements – Global

Joint Statement: Protecting and supporting human rights defenders who work on issues of corporate accountability

(Bangkok) – This joint statement has been endorsed by the organisations listed below, who were participants in the first annual Peoples’ Forum on Human Rights and Business. The Forum was convened …

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AIPP Statement in Celebration of the 2013 International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples

Theme: “Indigenous peoples building alliances: Honouring treaties, agreements and other constructive arrangements” Today, we commemorate the world’s indigenous peoples day with our fellow indigenous brothers and sisters across the globe. …

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UNPFII12: 12th Session of UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues Agenda Item 7(b): Dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Delivered by Binota Moy Dhamai, on behalf of the Asia Indigenous Peoples Caucus Mr. Chair, the Asia Caucus would like to congratulate you for your appointment as the Chairperson of …

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Press Statement: Asia Indigenous Peoples’ raise alarm on the worsening landgrabs and violation of their rights

Indigenous peoples in Asia are raising alarm on the worsening violation of their collective rights. With Asia becoming the new economic hub for extractive industries and foreign investments, landgrabbing of …

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Press release: Indigenous women from Asia and Pacific speak out about sexual violence and multiple forms of discrimination against indigenous women and girls

PRESS RELEASE For immediate release: 7 March 2013 Indigenous women from Asia and Pacific speak out about sexual violence and multiple forms of discrimination against indigenous women and girls This …

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A Call to Action from Indigenous Peoples in Asia to the World Conference on Indigenous Peoples (WCIP)

Indigenous Peoples’ have diverse solutions to the 21st Century Global Crises The inter-related social, economic, ecological and climate crises of the 21st century are reflective of deep structural imbalances in social and …

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