Activities

May 10, 2008

UNPO Attends the Seventh Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII)

UNPO attended the annual two week Session of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues held at the UN headquarters in New York between 21 April and 02 May 2008, on the following topics: Climate change, bio-cultural diversity and livelihoods, the stewardship role of indigenous peoples and new challenges.            

May 10, 2008

UNPO Attends the Seventh Session of the United...

UNPO attended the annual two week Session of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues held at the UN headquarters in New York between 21 April and 02 May 2008, on the following topics: Climate change,...

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May 06, 2008

UNPFII Calls for A New Era of Partnership

On the last day of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, (UNPFII) delegates welcomed the new collaboration between the United Nations’ General Assembly and the UNPFII, believing...

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May 03, 2008

Over 220 Signatures Collected for Appeal Launched...

To date over 220 individuals have signed the UNPO Appeal launched at the Seventh Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII), held at the UN headquarters in New York between...

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Apr 29, 2008

Language: The Main Topic of UNPFII’s Fourth...

Delegates took up the discussion of language by illustrating the threats indigenous languages face and examining ways to protect unique languages for future generations.

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Apr 28, 2008

Third Day of UNPFII Focuses on the Pacific

The UNPFII has assessed the Millennium Development Goals from the perspective of indigenous peoples – in particular issues in the areas of economic and social development, environment, health, education,...

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Apr 27, 2008

UNPO Attends Khmer Krom Youth Conference in Philadelphia,...

On Saturday, 26 April 2008, some hundred Khmer Krom gathered in a Khmer Krom temple in Philadelphia, US, to learn about the work of the Khmer Kampuchea Krom Youth Committee (KKFYC), how to help the cause...

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Apr 25, 2008

Uyghur Leadership Empowerd by Training Semina...

   The World Uyghur Congress (WUC) together with the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) and support of the National Endowment for Democracy (NED) organized their second leadership...

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Apr 24, 2008

UNPO Attends Seventh Session of UNPFII

UNPO is in New York attending the Seventh Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII) and outlines here some of the main issues at stake.

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