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Letter to President of ECOSOC on the appointment of Indigenous Peoples’ expert from Asia for UNPFII 2020-22 term

Appointment of the Indigenous Peoples’ Expert from Asia for the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII) for the 2020-22 Term Her ExcellencyInga Rhonda KingPresident of the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC)And Ambassador and Permanent Representativeof Saint Vincent and the Grenadines to the United NationsUnited Nations HeadquartersNew York, USA 30 July 2019 Your Excellency, Warm greetings from indigenous sisters and brothers from across the world! We refer to the letter dated 18 April 2019 submitted by AIPP to Your Excellency on behalf of 26 organizations of Asia from 14 countries, whose representatives met in Malaysia on 3-7 March 2019, ...

Asia Caucus Statement on enabling participation of indigenous peoples in the UN

Comments of Asia Indigenous Peoples Caucus in relation to draft two of compilation of views on possible measures to enable the participation of indigenous peoples’ representatives and institutions in relevant United Nations meetings on issues affecting them Thank you, Chair. On behalf of Asia Indigenous Peoples Caucus, we thank the President of the General Assembly for organizing this consultation process and submit our comments on possible ways and means to enhance the effective participation of indigenous peoples in the UN with reference to the second compilation of views. The Asia Caucus supports the proposal for participation of indigenous peoples, through ...