Asia Caucus

EMRIP15: Agenda Item 6 – Country Engagement

15th session of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Fifteenth session 04–08 July 2022Geneva, Switzerland Agenda Item 6: Country Engagement Statement on behalf of Asia Indigenous Peoples’ Caucus Presented by – Rojieka Mahin Thank you, Mr Chair/Madam Chairperson, I would like to thank the EMRIP for the session on Country Engagement, which is …

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EMRIP15: Agenda Item 9 – Thematic discussion on Violence against Indigenous Women

Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Fifteenth session 04–08 July 2022Geneva, Switzerland Agenda Item 9: Thematic discussion on Violence against Indigenous Women Statement on behalf of Asia Indigenous Peoples Caucus,Presented by Dr. Elizabeth Imti Respected Chair, I am Dr. Elizabeth Imti of Network of Indigenous Women in Asia, presenting the statement on behalf …

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EMRIP15: Item 3 – Study on Treaties, agreements and other constructive arrangements, between indigenous peoples and States, including peace accords and reconciliation initiatives, and their constitutional recognition

15th session of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples04–08 July 2022Geneva, SwitzerlandItem 3: Study on Treaties, agreements and other constructive arrangements, between indigenous peoples and States, including peace accords and reconciliation initiatives, and their constitutional recognition Statement on behalf of Asia Indigenous Peoples CaucusPresented byGam A. Shimray Respected Chair, I am presenting …

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“Tackling the Inequality Pandemic: A New Social Contract for a New Era”

This year’s theme to mark the United Nations International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples celebrated on the 9th of August every year is, “Tackling the Inequality Pandemic: A New Social Contract for a New Era” The need for re-examining our mode of being in our world had been raised, especially by Indigenous Peoples, since …

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EMRIP14: Item 8 – Draft Report on “efforts to implement the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: Indigenous Peoples and the Right to Self-Determination”

Joint Statement to the 14th session/ Regional meetings of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples13 July, 2021 (Asia)By Gam A. ShimrayOn behalf of Asia Indigenous Peoples’ Caucus Respected chair. I am presenting this statement on behalf of the Asia IP Caucus to provide EMRIP with a situation on the enjoyment of the …

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EMRIP14: Item 3 – Draft Study and Advice on the Rights of the Indigenous Child under the UN Declaration on the Rights of the Child

Joint Statement to the 14th session/ Regional meetings of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples 13 July, 2021 (Asia) Asia Indigenous Peoples Caucus Respected Chair, on behalf of Asia IP Caucus, I, Cleopatra Tripura from Bangladesh would like to thank you for this opportunity to highlight the situation of Indigenous Children in …

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UNPFII20: Agenda 6 – The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues 20th Session 23rd April 2021 SDG Implementation in Asia Statement on behalf of the Asia Indigenous Peoples’ Caucus Presented by: Rojieka Mahin The 2021 ESCAP Progress Report on the SDGs stated that the Asia Pacific is not on track in achieving the 17 goals and that the region is …

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UNPFII20: Agenda 3 – Peace, justice, and strong institutions: the role of indigenous peoples in implementing Sustainable Development Goal 16

UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues 20th Session April 19-30, 2021 Statement on behalf of the Asia Indigenous People’s Caucus Presented by: Guangchunliu Gangmei The recognition of the identity of Indigenous Peoples and their ability to contribute, to participate legitimately in decision-making spaces and to distribute wealth and social opportunities are the challenges of justice …

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EMRIP12: Joint Statement to the 12 Session of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples on “Conservation and Rights of Indigenous Peoples”

Joint Statement to the 12 Session of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples on“Conservation and Rights of Indigenous Peoples” Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact (AIPP) and Asia Indigenous Peoples Caucus Delivered by: Nalori Dhammei Chakma We, indigenous peoples in Asia, have been conserving our mountains, forests, rivers, seas, rangelands and deserts for millennia …

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