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EMRIP8: AGENDA ITEM 8 – United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous PeoplesEighth session20-24 July 2015Item 8: United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Statement of the Asia Indigenous Peoples Caucus and the Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact (AIPP) Delivered by Atina Pamei, Naga Peoples Movement for Human Rights Mr. Chair, Asia’s indigenous peoples welcome the adoption of the …

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EMRIP8: AGENDA ITEM 7: Promotion and Protection of the rights of Indigenous Peoples with respect to their Cultural Heritage

EXPERT MECHANISM ON THE RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES8th SESSION, 20-24 JULY 2015UNITED NATIONS HEADQUARTERS, GENEVA, SWITZERLAND AGENDA ITEM 7: Promotion and Protection of the rights of Indigenous Peoples with respect to their Cultural Heritage Delivered by: Kyasingmong Marma On behalf of Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact and Indigenous Peoples Asia Caucus Mr. Chair, distinguished participants, indigenous …

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EMRIP8: Agenda Item 9 – Proposals to be submitted to the Human Rights Council for its consideration and approval

Human Rights Council Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Eighth session, 20 – 24 July 2015 United Nations Office, Geneva, Switzerland Agenda Item 9: Proposals to be submitted to the Human Rights Council for its consideration and approval (Statement of the KATRIBU Kalipunan ng Katutubong Mamamayan ng Pilipinas) Presented by: Pya Macliing Malayao, …

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2014 Human Rights Day: Reminding governments of their commitments to the world’s indigenous peoples

“I call on States to honour their obligation to protect human rights every day of the year. I call on people to hold their governments to account. ” UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon The full enjoyment of all human rights is at heart of indigenous peoples struggles. As we commemorate the 2014 Human Rights Day, we …

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