8 October, 2015

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Philippines: UN experts urge probe into killings of three Indigenous peoples’ rights defenders

The United Nations Special Rapporteurs on the rights of indigenous peoples, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, and on the situation of human rights defenders, ...

2030 Development Agenda key for reducing inequality for indigenous peoples, says UN expert body on indigenous issues

A preeminent expert body of the United Nations on indigenous peoples, the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, welcomed the adoption of the 2030 A...

Philippine State of Indigenous Peoples Address 2015

Indigenous peoples lament invisibility of their situation and issues in the last State of the Nation Address (SONA) delivered by President Aquino, ...

Working Group on Transnational Corporations and Business Enterpise

Opening Statement of the UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Ms. Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, during the First Session of the Open-...

Indigenous Peoples Major Group Statement on the role of SDGs

Statement delivered at the high level segment of the HLPF 2015 on "changing approaches to policy making: the role of the SDGs"


Adivasi of Bangladesh: Catching the Elusive Dream to Self-Determined Development

“I now realize that we have the same problems and issues on landgrabbing and we are not the only people who are experiencing threats of cultural ex...

Papal encyclical gives hope to indigenous people

On Thursday, Pope Francis will issue a highly anticipated encyclical on man, religion and the environment, a text that is expected to influence the ou...

BBL falls short on UN indigenous peoples rights

The UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples thinks the proposed Bangsamoro law falls short in meeting the minimum international s...

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