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World Conference 2014

World Conference on Indigenous Peoples

22-23 September 2014, United Nations 


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Indigenous Peoples at the United Nations

The United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII) is an advisory body to the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), with a mandate to discuss indigenous issues related to economic and social development, culture, the environment, education, health and human rights.

 

State of the World's Indigenous Peoples Vol. II, Health
(Advance Copy)


This publication sets out to examine the major challenges for indigenous peoples to obtain adequate access to and utilization of quality health care services. It provides an important background to many of the health care services.


International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples, 9 of August

Special event at the ECOSOC Chamber, UN Headquarters, New York.
Monday, 10 August 2015, 3pm

Programme

This event was webcast

International Day 2015

From left to right: Mr. Wu Hongbo, DESA's Under-Secretary-General, Mr. Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General and   Ms. Megan Davis, Chairperson of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues.

This year the theme was on “Post 2015 Agenda: Ensuring indigenous peoples health and well-being”. The State of the World's Indigenous Peoples, Vol. II Health was also launched.

The event was organized by the Secretariat of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (DSPD/DESA) and the Department of Public Information with the participation of  indigenous peoples, Member States, UN agencies and the general public.



Fourteenth Session of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

20 April to 1 May 2015
UN Headquarters, New York

Report on the Fourteenth Session
 AR | EN | ES | FR | RU | ZH


World Conference on Indigenous Peoples

Outcome Document
22 - 23 September 2014
UN Headquarters, New York


Indigenous women
at the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW59) 2015

 

 

 

October 21, 2013
On 21 October 2013, a statement was delivered to the Third Committee of the United Nations General Assembly on behalf of Mr. Wu Hongbo, Under-Secretar...
September 27, 2013
Please note that the deadline to submit applications for funding to attend the 13th session of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (12-...
September 26, 2013
A member of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, Ms. Mirna Cunningham,has issued a statement regarding the national initiative undertaken by Ecua...
August 20, 2013
Representatives of 38 countries of Latin America and the Caribbean met in the Uruguayan capital adpopted a wide-ranging agreement on priority actions ...
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Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
 

World Conference on Indigenous Peoples 2014
 

 Second International Decade of the World's Indigenous People


Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
 

Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
 

State of the World's Indigenous Peoples
 

Message Stick: Quarterly Newsletter of UNPFII
 

Indigenous Peoples and the United Nations Vol.1 Awareness Raising Film