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2017 Calendar of Major Events

Calendar201725 – 27 January 2017
International Expert Group Meeting on the “Implementation of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: the role of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues and other indigenous-specific mechanisms (article 42)”. More details to soon.

22 April 2017
International Mother Earth Day (UNHQ and around the world)

24 April – 5 May 2017
16th Session of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues with the Special Theme: “Tenth Anniversary of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: measures taken to implement the Declaration”

9 August 2017
International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples

13 September
10th Anniversary of the adoption of UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNHQ and around the world)

21 September 
International Day of Peace

 

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2016 Calendar of Major Events

UN Flags

19-21 January 2016
International Expert Group Meeting on Indigenous Languages: Preservation and Revitalization: Articles 13, 14 and 16 of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.

4-5 April
Review of EMRIP’s mandate (UN Geneva, EMRIP)

10-15 April
Pre-Sessional Meeting of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (Guatemala City)

22 April
International Mother Earth Day (UNHQ and around the world)

9-20 May 2016
15th session of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNHQ)

30 June 2016
Participation of Indigenous Peoples at the United Nations

11-15 July
9th Session of UN Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UN Geneva, EMRIP)

9 August 2016
International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples (UNHQ and around the world)

13 September
Commemoration on the adoption of UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNHQ and around the world)

21 September
International Day of Peace

3 – 5 October
Inter-Agency Support Group on Indigenous Issues Annual Meeting

17 – 20 October
Habitat III Conference

31 October
World Cities Day

7-18 November 2016
United Nations Framework on the Convention of Climate Change (UNFCCC) Conference of Parties ( COP) 22

Now – 30 November
Call for Applications for the UN Voluntary Fund for Indigenous Peoples

14-15 December 2016
Briefing of the PGA’s Advisers on the process of the participation of Indigenous Peoples at the UN

 

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2015 Calendar of Major Events

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