September 12th, 2014

Joint Statement on the Anniversary of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: Land and resource rights must be recognized and protected   September 13th marks the 7th anniversary of the adoption of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, a consensus global human rights instrument. The Declaration calls on […]

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September 11th, 2014

Mr. Braulio Ferreira de Souza Dias Executive Secretary Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity United Nations Environment Programme   Dear Mr. Braulio Ferreira de Souza Dias,   At its 12th session in Pyeongchang, Republic of Korea on 6-17 October 2014, the Conference of the Parties (COP) will be considering adopting a draft decision prepared […]

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