SWAP Implementation


The United Nations system is already at work implementing the action plan, which was introduced to indigenous peoples and member states at the 15th session of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues in May 2016.

1 )   Raise awareness of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: Develop and launch a media and outreach campaign 

4 )   Map existing standards and guidelines, capacities, training materials and resources within the United Nations system, international financial institutions and the members of the Inter-Agency Support Group on Indigenous Peoples’ Issues for the effective implementation of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

United Nations system

European Union (EU)

Fondo para el Desarrollo de los Pueblos Indígenas de América Latina y El Caribe (Fondo Indígena)

Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)

Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)

International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)

International Labour Organization (ILO)

International Land Coalition (ILC)

Office of the High Commissionner on Human Rights (OHCHR)

United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)

Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity (SCBD)

World Bank (WB)

5 )   Develop the capacities of States, indigenous peoples, civil society and United Nations personnel

Office of the High Commissionner on Human Rights (OHCHR)