Indigenous Languages

EMRIP15: Agenda Item 7 – International Decade of Indigenous Languages

15th session of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples 04–08 July 2022Geneva, Switzerland Agenda Item 7: International Decade of Indigenous Languages Statement on behalf of Asia Indigenous Peoples Caucus,Presented by Mrinal Kanti Tripura Respected  Chair, We, the Indigenous People in Asia, welcome the United Nations’ General Assembly’s declaration of 2022-2032 as the …

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The Situation of Indigenous Languages in Asia

The main objective of this Briefing Paper on the Situation of Indigenous Languages in Asia is to build a comprehensive understanding of the situation of indigenous languages in Asia, including the data and statistics available on them, the challenges faced for their survival and the good practices for their revitalization, preservation and promotion. Indigenous languages …

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UNPFII18: Joint Statement to the 18th Session of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

Under Agenda Item 5: Discussion on the 2019 International Year of Indigenous Languages By Asia Indigenous Peoples Caucus and Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact Mahai Reoreo (Greetings) Madam Chair, We, the indigenous peoples’ organizations in Asia, welcome the efforts made so far for the commemoration of International Year of Indigenous Languages 2019 with UNESCO as the lead …

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