Resources

 

The resources listed below are a compilation of all available guidelines, books, studies, reports, articles, training materials and documentation on indigenous peoples from the UN system and relevant entities. Please keep in mind that not all resources are listed as this page will continue to be updated in the coming weeks.

Books, publications, working papers, reports and studies

  • Book Overview report of the Research Project by the ILO and the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights on the constitutional and legislative protection of the rights of indigenous peoples (October 2009) |EN|
  • Book Indigenous and tribal peoples. An ethnic audit of selected poverty reduction strategy papers (September 2005) |EN|
  • Book Echoes at Fishermen’s Rock – Traditional Tokelau Fishing (2012) |EN|
  • Book Women’s Knowledge: Traditional Medicine and Nature (Mauritius, Reunion and Rodrigues) (2011)|FR|
  • Book The Jarawa Tribal Reserve Dossier (2010) |EN|
  • Book Mayangna Knowledge of the Interdependence of People and Nature: Fish and Turtles (2010) |EN|
  • Book Climate Change and Arctic Sustainable Development (2009) |EN|
  • Book Fishers’ Knowledge in Fisheries Science and Management (2007) |EN|
  • Book Water and Indigenous Peoples (2006) |EN|
  • Book Reef and Rainforest: An Environmental Encyclopedia of Marovo Lagoon, Solomon Islands (2005) |EN|
  • Book Evolution of village-based marine resource management in Vanuatu between 1993 and 2001 (2004) |EN|
  • Book Pastoralism and the Green Economy – a natural nexus? (2014) |EN|
  • Book Climate Change and Arctic Sustainable Development: scientific, social, cultural and educational challenges (2009) |EN|
  • Book Indigenous Peoples and Climate Change in Latin America and the Caribbean (2010) |EN|
  • Publication “FAO Policy on Indigenous and Tribal Peoples” (2017) |EN|ES|FR|RU|
  • Publication “A decade of IFAD’s engagement with indigenous peoples” (April 2017) |EN| ES| FR|
  • Publication “Indigenous Peoples Glossary” (October 2016) |EN| ES| FR|
  • Publication “The Traditional Knowledge Advantage: Indigenous peoples’ knowledge in climate change adaptation and mitigation strategies” (April 2016) |EN| ES| FR|
  • Publication “Indigenous Peoples and Climate Change: From Victims to Change Agents through Decent Work” (April 2017)|EN|
  • Publication “Procedures for consultations with indigenous peoples – Experiences from Norway” (November 2016) |EN|
  • Publication “A cooperative way for empowering indigenous peoples” (July 2016) |EN| ES| FR|
  • Publication “Indigenous Peoples in the World of Work in Asia and the Pacific: A Status Report” (December 2015) |EN|
  • Publication “Know Your Rights! United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples – for indigenous adolescents” (January 2013) |EN| ES| RU|
  • Publication “Millennium Development Goals and Indigenous Peoples” (2015) |EN|
  • Publication “Indigenous Peoples and the Human Rights-Based Approach to Development: Engaging in Dialogue” (January 2007) |EN|
  • Publication “Indigenous and Local Knowledge about Pollination and Pollinators associated with Food Production” (2015) |EN|
  • Publication “Weathering Uncertainty: Traditional Knowledge for Climate Change Assessment and Adaptation” (2012) |EN|
  • Publication “Learning and Knowing in Indigenous Societies Today” (2009) |EN|
  • Publication “Cultural Diversity and Biodiversity” (March 2006) |EN|
  • Publication “NGOs in the Governance of Biodiversity” (December 20013) |EN|
  • Publication “Indigenous Knowledge” (September 2002) |EN|
  • Publication “Indigenous Women and the United Nations System: Good Practices and Lessons Learned” (2007) |EN|
  • Publication “Partnering with Indigenous Peoples: Experiences and Practices” |EN|
  • Publication “State of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, Volume II” (2015) |EN|
  • Publication “State of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, Volume I” (2009) |EN|
  • Publication “The Components of Successful Ecotourism” |EN|
  • Publication “Cultural and Spiritual Values of Biodiversity” (1999) |EN|
  • Publication “Environment, Religion and Culture in the Context of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development” (2016) |EN|
  • Publication “Climate Change and Human Rights” (December 2015) |EN|
  • Publication “Indigenous peoples’ right to adequate housing: A global overview” (2005) |EN|
  • Publication “Promoting Equality, Recognizing Diversity Case Stories in Intercultural Sexual and Reproductive Health among Indigenous Peoples” (August 2010) |EN|
  • Publication “Breaking the Silence on Violence against Indigenous Girls, Adolescents and Young Women” (May 2013) |EN|
  • Publication “Eliminating forced, coercive and otherwise involuntary sterilization – An interagency statement” (May 2014) |EN|
  • Publication “Breaking the Silence on Violence against Indigenous Girls, Adolescents and Young Women” (May 2013) |EN|
  • Publication “The Role of Indigenous Peoples in Biodiversity Conservation” (May 2008) |EN|
  • Publication “Economic Opportunities for Indigenous Peoples in Latin America” (2007) |EN|
  • Publication “Indigenous People and Poverty in Latin America: An Empirical Analysis” (September 1994) |EN|
  • Publication “Indigenous Peoples of Russia Country Profile” (June 2014) |EN|
  • Publication “Eliminating forced, coercive and otherwise involuntary sterilization” (2014) |EN|
  • Publication “Global compendium of indigenous health research institutions” (2001) |EN|
  • Publication “The mental health of indigenous people : an international overview” (1999) |EN|
  • Publication “Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Traditional Cultural Expressions” (2015) AREN| ES| FR| RU| ZH
  • Publication “Traditional Knowledge & Indigenous Peoples” (2007) |EN| RU|
  • Publication “Intellectual Property and the Safeguarding of Traditional Cultures – Legal Issues and Practical Options for Museums, Libraries and Archives” (2010) |EN|
  • Publication “Documenting Traditional Medical Knowledge” (March 2014) |EN|
  • Publication “Customary Law, Traditional Knowledge and Intellectual Property: An Outline of the Issues” (2013) |EN|
  • Publication “Consolidated Analysis of the Legal Protection of Traditional Cultural Expressions/Expressions of Folklore” (May 2003) |EN|
  • Publication “Montevideo consensus on population and development” (August 2013) |ENES| – Refer to Chapter H. Indigenous peoples: interculturalism and rights, Pg. 30
  • Publication “C169 – Indigenous and Tribal Peoples Convention, 1989 (No. 169)” (1989) |EN|
  • Publication “UNDP and Indigenous Peoples towards Effective Partnerships” (November 2006) |EN|
  • Working paper “Comparative analysis on the ILO Indigenous and Tribal Peoples Convention No. 169, UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP) and Indigenous Peoples’ Rights Act (IPRA) of the Philippines” (June 2012) |EN|
  • Working paper “Indigenous women workers – With case studies from Bangladesh, Nepal and the Americas” (February 2012) |EN|
  • Working paper “Enganche y Servidumbre por Deudas en Bolivia” (January 2005) |ES|

  • Working paper “Servidumbre por Deudas y Marginación en el Chaco de Paraguay” (January 2005) |ES|

  • Working paper “El Trabajo Forzoso en la Extracción de la Madera en la Amazonía Peruana” (January 2005) |ES|
  • Working paper “Promoting the Rights of Indigenous Children and Women: A Stocktaking of UNICEF’s Approach and Practice” (April 2009) |EN|
  • Working paper “UNAIDS engagement with civil society” (April 2013) |EN|
  • Working paper “Indigenous Peoples, Poverty and Development” (April 2010) |EN|
  • Working paper “Implementation of the World Bank’s Indigenous Peoples Policy” (August 2011) |EN|
  • Working paper “Social Networks among Indigenous Peoples in Mexico” (June 2009) |EN|
  • Working paper “Indigenous peoples in Latin America: Economic Opportunities and Social Networks” (May 2007) |EN|
  • Working paper “Community Mapping, Natural Resources and Indigenous People Movement in Indonesia” (2004) |EN|
  • Report “The labour situation of indigenous women in Peru: A study” (March 2017) |EN|

  • Report “The Rights of indigenous peoples in Asia” (March 2017) |EN|

  • Report “The Rights of indigenous peoples in Asia [Executive Summary]” (March 2017) |EN|

  • Report “Indigenous Persons with Disabilities: Access to Training and Employment” (August 2015) |EN| epub|
  • Report “UNIPP Success Stories: Cooperating to promote and protect indigenous peoples’ rights” (May 2014) |EN|
  • Report “Indigenous Voices in Asia-Pacific” (July 2012) |EN|
  • Report “Informe sobre Desarrollo Humano de los Pueblos Indígenas en México” (October 2010) |ES|
  • Report “Knowing our Lands and Resources: Indigenous and Local Knowledge of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services in the Americas” (2017) |EN|
  • Report “Knowing our Lands and Resources: Indigenous and Local Knowledge of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services in Europe and Central Asia (ECA)” (2017) |EN|
  • Report “Knowing our Lands and Resources: Indigenous and Local Knowledge of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services in Africa” (2017) |EN|
  • Report “Indigenous Peoples and the Information Society: Emerging uses of ICTs” (2016) |EN|
  • Report “Science, Traditional Knowledge and Sustainable Development” (March 2002)|EN|
  • Report “Indigenous Knowledge in Global Policies and Practice for Education, Science and Culture” (2010) |EN|
  • Report “Progress Report of the Ad Hoc Working Group for the Preparation of a Proposal on the Indicators for Regional Follow-Up of the Montevideo Consensus on Population and Development” (16 August 2016) |EN| ES| – Refer to Chapter H: Indigenous peoples: interculturalism and rights, Pg. 34
  • Report “Censos 2010 y la inclusión del enfoque étnico: hacia una construcción participativa con pueblos indígenas y afrodescendientes de América Latina” (Septiembre 2009) |ES|
  • Report “Side Event: Pastoralism and the Post 2015 agenda” (May 2015) |EN|
  • Report “Human Rights and the Environment” (June 2012) |EN|
  • Report “African Indigenous Peoples and the UNEP Green Economy Initiative: ||Hui!gaeb Report* on Green Economy, Equity & Green Governance” (August 2011) |EN|
  • Report “Indigenous Peoples’ Rights and the Role of Free, Prior and Informed Consent” (February 2014) |EN| ES|
  • Report “Urban Indigenous Peoples and Migration; A Review of Policies, Programmes and Practices” (2010) |EN|
  • Report “Report on the Situation of Sustainable Development in Bolivia: Assessment of the Industrial Manufacturing Sector” (September 30) |EN|
  • Report “UNFPA Work on Indigenous Issues” (2011) |EN|
  • Report “Indigenous Peoples and the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS” (March 2006) |EN|
  • Report “Indigenous Latin America in the Twenty-First Century” (2015) |EN|
  • Report “Conference on Poverty and Indigenous Peoples” (May 2006) |EN|
  • Report “Indigenous People” (October 2016) |EN|
  • Report “Promoting the Development of Indigenous Peoples in Latin America” (1999) |EN|
  • Report “Indigenous peoples development in World Bank-financed projects : our people, our resources – striving for a peaceful and plentiful planet” (April 2015) |EN|
  • Report “High-level Panel on Indigenous Children and Youth” (May 2003) |EN|
  • Report/Sub-site “Hepatitis B immunization for indigenous adults, Australia” (January 2016) |EN|
  • Report “Indigenous peoples & participatory health research” (2003) |EN|
  • Report “Glossary of Key Terms related to IP and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Traditional Cultural Expressions” (April 2012) |EN|
  • Report “Intellectual Property Needs and Expectations of Traditional Knowledge Holders” (April 2001) |EN|
  • Report “Intellectual Property and Human Rights” (1999) |EN|
  • Report “List and Brief Technical Explanation of Various Forms in which Traditional Knowledge May be Found” (November 2010) |EN|
  • Report “Note on the Meanings of the Term ‘Public Domain’ in the Intellectual Property System with Special Reference to the Protection of Traditional Knowledge and Traditional Cultural Expressions/Expressions of Folklore” (November 2010) |EN|
  • Report “The Protection of Traditional Cultural Expressions: Draft Gap Analysis” (October 2008) |EN|
  • Report “The Protection of Traditional Knowledge: Draft Gap Analysis: Revision” (October 2008) |EN|
  • Report “Draft Examination of Issues Regarding the Interrelation of Access to Genetic Resources and Disclosure Requirements in Intellectual Property Rights Applications” (August 2005) |EN|
  • Report “Indigenous and Local Communities’ Concerns and Experiences in Promoting, Sustaining and Safeguarding their Traditional Knowledge, Traditional Cultural Expressions and Genetic Resources” (April 2006) |EN|
  • Report “UNWTO Panel on Indigenous Tourism: Promoting equitable partnerships” (March 2017) |EN|
  • Report “E/C.19/2017/11 – Report of the 16th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues – Tenth Anniversary of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: measures taken to implement the Declaration” (2017) |AREN| ES| FR| RU| ZH|
  • Report “E/C.19/2016/11 – Report of the 15th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues “Indigenous peoples: conflict, peace and resolution” (2016) |AR| EN| ES| FR| RU| ZH|
  • Report “E/2015/43 – Report of the 14th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues” (2015) |AR| EN| ES| FR| RU| ZH|
  • Report “E/C.19/2014/11 – Report of the 13th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues. “Principles of good governance consistent with the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: articles 3 to 6 and 46” (2014) |AR| EN| ES| FR| RU| ZH|
  • Report “E/C.19/2013/25 – Report of the 12th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues. Review Year” (2013) |AR| EN| ES| FR| RU| ZH|
  • Report “E/C.19/2012/13 – Report of the 11th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues. The Doctrine of Discovery: its enduring impact on indigenous peoples and the right to redress for past conquests (articles 28 and 37 of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples)” (2012) |AR| EN| ES| FR| RU| ZH|
  • Report “E/C.19/2011/14 – Report of the 10th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues. Review Year” (2011) |AR| EN| ES| FR| RU| ZH|
  • Report “E/C.19/2010/15 – Report of the 9th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues. Indigenous peoples: development with culture and identity articles 3 and 32 of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples” (2010) |AR| EN| ES| FR| RU| ZH|
  • Report “E/C.19/2009/14 – Report of the 8th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues. Review year” (2009) |AR| EN| ES| FR| RU| ZH|
  • Report “E/C.19/2008/13 – Report of the 7th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues. Climate change, bio-cultural diversity and livelihoods: the stewardship role of indigenous peoples and new challenges” (2008) |AR| EN| ES| FR| RU| ZH|
  • Report “E/C.19/2007/12 – Report of the 6th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues. Territories, Lands and Natural Resources” (2007) |AR| EN| ES| FR| RU| ZH|
  • Report “E/C.19/2006/11 – Report of the 5th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues. The Millennium Development Goals and indigenous peoples: Re-defining the Millennium Development Goals” (2006) |AR| EN| ES| FR| RU| ZH|
  • Report “E/C.19/2005/9 – Report of the 4th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues. Millennium Development Goals and Indigenous Peoples with a focus on Goal 1 to Eradicate Poverty and Extreme Hunger, and Goal 2 to achieve universal primary education” (2005) |AR| EN| ES| FR| RU| ZH|
  • Report “E/C.19/2004/23 – Report of the 3rd Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues. Indigenous Women” (2004) |AR| EN| ES| FR| RU| ZH|
  • Report “E/C.19/2003/22 – Report of the 2nd Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues. Indigenous Children and Youth” (2003) |AR| EN| ES| FR| RU| ZH|
  • Report “E/CN.19/2002/3/Rev.1 Report of the 1st Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues” (2002) |AR| EN| ES| FR| RU| ZH|
  • Report “Palm oil and indigenous peoples in South East Asia” (2011) |EN|
  • Report “Liberalization of ownership versus indigenous territories in the North of Nicaragua: The case of the Chorotegas” (2011) |EN| ES|
  • Study “Custodians of culture and biodiversity: Indigenous peoples take charge of their challenges and opportunities” |EN| ES|
  • Study “Breaking the Silence on Violence against Indigenous Girls, Adolescents and Young Women” (May 2013) |EN|
  • Study “Indigenous Women and the United Nations System” (January 2007) |EN|
  • Study “Study of the Problem of Discrimination Against Indigenous Populations – Martinez Cobo Study” (July 1981) |EN|
  • Study “Indigenous Peoples and Boarding Schools: A Comparative Study” |EN|
  • Study “Minding Culture: Case Studies on Intellectual Property and Traditional Cultural Expressions” (2003) |EN|
  • Study “National Experiences with the Protection of Traditional Cultural Expressions/Expressions of Folklore – India, Indonesia, the Philippines” (November 2002) |EN|
  • Study “Technical Study on Disclosure Requirements in Patent Systems Related to Genetic Resources and Traditional Knowledge” (February 2004) |EN|
  • Study “WIPO-UNEP Study on the Role of Intellectual Property Rights in the Sharing of Benefits Arising from the Use of Biological Resources and Associated Traditional Knowledge” |EN|
  • Study “Customary Law in the Protection of Traditional Knowledge – Regional Study in the Andean Countries” (November 2006) |EN|
  • Study “Customary Law in ABS and TK Governance: Perspectives from Andean and Pacific Island Countries” (2008) |EN|
  • Study “Key Questions on Patent Disclosure Requirements for Genetic Resources and Traditional Knowledge” (2017) |EN|
  • Study “Indigenous Peoples Secretariat key ally in demarcation and titling of indigenous territories” (2014) |EN|
  • Study “Diálogo entre indígenas, criollos y Estado resuelve conflicto por la tierra” (2014) |ES|
  • Study “Indigenous communities successfully claim right to free, prior and informed consent” (2015) |EN|
  • Study “Mobilisation, mapping and legal action help indigenous community oppose mining activities” (2016) |EN|
  • Study “Payment for ecosystem services connects urban community with indigenous people” (2016) |EN|
  • Study “Sustainable forest management ties indigenous group together against eviction threats” (2016) |EN|
  • Study “Participatory construction of 3D maps strengthens indigenous land management” (2017) |EN|
  • Study “Indigenous Peoples Secretariat key ally in demarcation and titling of indigenous territories” (2015) |EN|
  • Study “Indigenous peoples’ rights to lands, territories, and resources” (2013) |EN| ES| FR|
  • Study “Participatory mapping of customary forest use to influence spatial planning” (2014) |EN|
  • Study “Linking national and international campaigns helps reverting land grab” (2016) |EN|
  • Study “Mobilisation, mapping and legal action help indigenous community oppose mining activities” (2016) |EN|
  • Study “Regularisation of community and privately-owned land” (2015) |EN|
  • Study “Land entitlement empowers indigenous communities” (2017) |ES|
  • Study “Indigenous communities successfully claim right to free, prior and informed consent” (2015) |EN|
  • Study “E/C.19/2016/3 – Study on the relationship between indigenous peoples and the Pacific Ocean, taking into account issues of governance, the effects of climate change, deep sea mining, resources and sustainable development by Valmaine Toki” (2016)
  • Study “E/C.19/2016/4 Study on how States exploit weak procedural rules in international organizations to devalue the United Nations Declaration and other international human rights law by Edward John and Dalee Sambo Dorough” (2016)
  • Study “E/C.19/2015/9 Cross-border issues, including recognition of the right of indigenous peoples to trade in goods and services across borders and militarized areas by Megan Davis” (2015)
  • Study “E/C.19/2015/4 Study on the treatment of traditional knowledge in the framework of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples and the post-2015 development agenda by María Eugenia Choque Quispe” (2015)
  • Study “E/C.19/2014/2 Study to examine challenges in the African region to protecting traditional knowledge, genetic resources and folklore by Paul Kanyinke Sena” (2014)
  • Study “E/C.19/2014/3 Study on the impacts of the Doctrine of Discovery on indigenous peoples, including mechanisms, processes and instruments of redress by Edward John” (2014)
  • Study “E/C.19/2014/4 Study on best practices and examples in respect of resolving land disputes and land claims, including consideration of the National Commission on Indigenous Peoples (Philippines) and the Chittagong Hill Tracts Land Dispute Resolution Commission (Bangladesh) and the Working Group on Indigenous Populations/Communities of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights by Raja Devasish Roy and Simon William M’Viboudoulou” (2014)
  • Study “E/C.19/2014/5 Report on the living conditions of indigenous children and adolescents in Mesoamerica and compliance with their rights by Alvaro Pop and Myrna Cunningham” (2014)
  • Study “E/C.19/2014/6 Examination of the situation of indigenous peoples and their participation in democracies and electoral processes in Latin America under the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples by Alvaro Pop” (2014)
  • Study “E/C.19/2014/7 Study on an optional  protocol to the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples focusing on a voluntary mechanism by Dalee Sambo Dorough and Megan Davis” (2014)
  • Study “E/C.19/2013/5 Study on resilience, traditional knowledge and capacity-building for pastoralist communities in Africa by Paul Kanyinke Sena” (2013)
  • Study “E/C.19/2013/6 Study on the situation of indigenous persons with disabilities, with a particular focus on challenges faced with respect to the full enjoyment of human rights and inclusion in development by Myrna Cunningham and Paul Kanyinke Sena” (2013)
  • Study “E/C.19/2013/7 Indigenous People’s Rights and Safeguards in Projects related to Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) by Myrna Cunningham, Paul Kanyinke Sena and Bertie Xavier” (2013)
  • Study “E/C.19/2013/8 Study on the Right to participation in decision-making processes of indigenous youth in the Nordic countries by Eva Biaudet” (2013)
  • Study “E/C.19/2013/9 Study on the extent of violence against indigenous women and girls in terms of article 22 (2) of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples by Eva Biaudet, Megan Davis, Helen Kaljulate and Valmaine Toki” (2013)
  • Study “E/C.19/2013/11 Study on the extractive industries in Mexico and the situation of indigenous peoples in the territories in which those industries are located by Saul Vicente Vasquez” (2013)
  • Study “E/C.19/2013/12 Study on decolonization of the Pacific region by Valmaine Toki” (2013)
  • Study “E/C.19/2013/13 Study on the rights of indigenous peoples and truth commissions and other truth-seeking mechanisms on the American continent by Edward John, Myrna Cunningham and Álvaro Pop” (2013)
  • Study “E/C.19/2013/14 Study on engaging indigenous peoples more inclusively in the process of disaster risk reduction by respecting linguistic and cultural practices of indigenous peoples known to be at risk by Paimaneh Hasteh and Myrna Cunningham” (2013)
  • Study “E/C.19/2013/15 Review of the World Bank operational policies, to analyze participation mechanisms on indigenous peoples and determine to what extent those policies respect the UN Declaration by Eva Biaudet” (2013)
  • Study “E/C.19/2013/16 Consolidated report on extractive industries and their impact on indigenous peoples by Saul Vicente Vasquez” (2013)
  • Study “E/C.19/2013/17 Study on how the knowledge, history and contemporary social circumstances of indigenous peoples are embedded in the curricula of education systems by Myrna Cunningham and Álvaro Pop” (2013)
  • Study “E/C.19/2013/18 A Study on National Constitutions and the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples by Megan Davis, Simon William M’Viboudoulou, Valmaine Toki, Paul Kanyinke Sena, Edward John, Álvaro Esteban Pop Ac and Raja Devasish Roy” (2013) 
  • Study “E/C.19/2013/20 Study on the impact of the mining boom upon indigenous communities in Australia by Megan Davis” (2013)
  • Study “E/C.19/2012/3 An analysis on the duty of the State to protect indigenous peoples affected by transnational corporations and other business enterprises by Paimaneh Hasteh” (2012)
  • Study “E/C.19/2012/4 Study on the Impacts of land use change and climate change on indigenous reindeer herders’ livelihoods and land management, including culturally adjusted criteria for indigenous land uses by Anna Naykanchina” (2012)
  • Study “E/C.19/2012/8 Study on shifting cultivation and the socio-cultural integrity of indigenous peoples by Raja Devasish Roy, Bertie Xavier and Simon William M’Vidouboulou” (2012)
  • Study “E/C.19/2012/10 Study, as examples of good practice, of the Indigenous participatory mechanisms in the Arctic Council, the Circumpolar Inuit Declaration on Resource Development Principles in Inuit Nunaat, and the Laponia management system by Dalee Sambo Dorough” (2012)
  • Study “E/C.19/2011/2 Response to comments made by some Member States on the annex to the report of the Permanent Forum on its eighth session (E/2009/43) at the general segment of the substantive session of the Economic and Social Council, in July 2009 by Lars-Anders Baer, Bartolomé Clavero Salvador, Michael Dodson and Carsten Smith” (2011)
  • Study “E/C.19/2011/4 International Criminal Law and the Judicial Defence of Indigenous Peoples’ Rights by Bartolomé Clavero Salvador” (2011)
  • Study “E/C.19/2011/6 Study on the status of implementation of the Chittagong Hill Tracts Accord of 1997 by Mr. Lars-Anders Baer” (2011)
  • Study “E/C.19/2011/12 Study on Indigenous Peoples and Corporations to Examine the Existing Mechanisms and Policies Related to Corporations and Indigenous Peoples and to Identify Good Practices by Elisa Canqui Mollo, Carlos Mamani Condori, Pavel Sulyandziga” (2011)
  • Study “E C.19/2010/2 Report on indigenous fishing rights in the seas with case studies from Australia and Norway by Carsten Smith and Michael Dodson” (2010)
  • Study “E C.19/2010/4 Study on consideration and recognition of Mother Earth rights by Carlos Mamani Candori and Bartolome Clavero” (2010)
  • Study “E/C.19/2010/7 Study on the Extent to which Climate Change Policies and Projects Adhere to the Standards set forth in the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples by Hassan Id Balkassm, Paimaneh Hasteh” (2010)
  • Study “E/C.19/2010/11 Indigenous Peoples and boarding Schools: A Comparative Study” (2010)
  • Study “E/C.19/2010/13 Impact on Indigenous Peoples of the International Legal construct known as the Doctrine of Discovery, which has served as the Foundation of the Violation of their Human Rights by Tonya Gonnella Frichner” (2010)
  • Study “E/C.19/2010/15 Study on the impact of climate change adaptation and mitigation measures on reindeer herding by Lars-Anders Baer” (2010)
  • Study “E/C.19/2010/18 The Copenhagen Results of the UNFCCC; Implications for Indigenous Peoples’ Local Adaptation and Mitigation by Victoria Tauli-Corpuz and Lars-Anders Baer” (2010)
  • Study “E C.19 2010 CRP.1 Report on Corporations and Indigenous Peoples by Pavel Sulyandziga” (2010) 
  • Study “E C.19 2010 CRP.4 The Human Development Framework and Indigenous Peoples’ Self-determined Development or Development with Culture and Identity by Victoria Tauli-Corpuz” (2010)
  • Study “E/C.19/2009/CRP. 7 A draft guide on the relevant principles contained in the UNDRIP, International Labour Organisation Convention No. 169 and International Labour Organisation Convention No. 107 that relate to Indigenous land tenure and management arrangements by Michael Dodson” (2009)
  • Study “E/C.19/2008/2  Structures, procedures and mechanisms that currently exist or that might be established to effectively address the human rights situation of indigenous peoples by Ida Nicolaisen and Wilton Littlechild” (2008)
  • Study “E/C.19/2008/9  Indicators of well-being, poverty and sustainability relevant to indigenous peoples by Victoria Tauli-Corpuz” (2008)
  • Study “E/C.19/2008/10  Impact of Climate Change Mitigation Measures on Indigenous Peoples and on Their Territories and Lands by Victoria Tauli-Corpuz and Aqqaluk Lynge” (2008)
  • Study “E/C.19/2008/CRP. 6  Nota sobre el Alcance del Mandato Contenido en el Artículo 42 de la Declaración sobre los Derechos de los Pueblos Indígenas y el Mejor Modo de Satisfacerlo por Parte del Foro Permanente para las Cuestiones Indígenas by Bartolomé Clavero” (2008)
  • Study “E/C.19/2007/CRP. 6  Oil Palm and Other Commercial Tree Plantations, Monocropping: Impacts on Indigenous Peoples’ Land Tenure and Resource Management Systems and Livelihoods by Victoria Tauli-Corpuz and Parshuram Tamang” (2007)
  • Study “E/C.19/2007/5 Analysis of the Recommendations and state of implementation from the Fourth session of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues by Victoria Tauli-Corpuz and Wilton Littlechild” (2007)
  • Study “E/C.19/2007/10 Report on Indigenous Traditional Knowledge by Michael Dodson” (2007)

Policies and guidelines

  • Policy “UNDP and Indigenous Peoples: A Policy of Engagement” (June 2001) |EN| ES| FR|
  • Policy “IFAD’s Engagement with Indigenous Peoples” (November 2009) |EN|
  • Policy “UNDP and Indigenous Peoples: A Practice Note on Engagement” |EN|
  • Policy “UNEP Environmental, Social and Economic Sustainability Framework” (January 2015) |EN|
  • Policy “UNEP and Indigenous Peoples: A Partnership in Caring for the Environment” (November 2012) |EN| ES| FR|
  • Policy “Unido Environmental and Social Safeguards Policies and Procedures (ESSPP)” (January 2015) |EN|
  • Policy “World Bank Performance Standard 7: Indigenous Peoples” (January 2012) |EN|
  • Policy/sub-site “World Bank Indigenous Peoples Policy” |EN|
  • Policy “Operational Directive: Indigenous Peoples” (September 1991) |EN|
  • Policy “Operational Manual OP 4.10 – Indigenous Peoples” (July 2005) |EN|
  • Policy “Global Code of Ethics for Tourism” (1999) |AR| EN| ES| FR| RU|
  • Policy “Implementing EU External Policy on Indigenous Peoples” (October 2016) |EN|
  • Policy “Fondo para el Desarrollo de los Pueblos Indígenas de América Latina y El Caribe (FILAC)”  (November 2012)|EN|
  • Policy “IADB Operational Policy on Indigenous Peoples and Strategy for Indigenous Development” (July 2006) |EN|
  • Policy “ILC’s Approach to Indigenous Peoples’ Issues” (2012) |EN| ES| FR|
  • Policy brief “Tested, cost-effective and practical: Securing the land rights of Indigenous Peoples and local communities is a key solution to climate change” (2017) |EN| ES| FR|
  • Policy brief “Indigenous Peoples: Still among the poorest of the poor” |EN|
  • Policy brief “Indigenous peoples and poverty in Mexico” (April 2011) |EN|
  • Policy brief “Indigenous and Local Knowledge(s) and Science(s) for Sustainable Development. Policy Brief by the Scientific Advisory Board of the UN Secretary-General” (2016) |EN|
  • Policy brief “ILO: Unlocking indigenous peoples’ potential for sustainable rural development” (June 2011) |EN| ES| FR|
  • Guidelines “United Nations Development Group Guidelines on Indigenous Peoples’ Issues” (2009) |EN|
  • Guidelines “Draft Intellectual Property Guidelines for Access to Genetic Resources and Equitable Sharing of Benefits arising from their Utilization” (February 2013) |AR| EN| ES| FR| RUZH|
  • Guidelines “Akwé: Kon – Voluntary Guidelines for the Conduct of Cultural, Environmental and Social Impact Assessment regarding Developments Proposed to Take Place on, or which are Likely to Impact on, Sacred Sites and on Lands and Waters Traditionally Occupied or Used by Indigenous and Local Communities” (2004) |EN|
  • Guidelines “The Tkarihwaié:ri Code of Ethical Conduct to Ensure Respect for the Cultural and Intellectual Heritage of Indigenous and Local Communities” (October 2010) |EN|

Briefs and brochures

  • Brief “Alternative Dispute Resolution for Disputes Related to Intellectual Property and Traditional Knowledge, Traditional Cultural Expressions and Genetic Resources” (2016) |AR| EN| ES| FR| RU| ZH|
  • Brief “Customary Law and Traditional Knowledge” (2016) |AR| EN| ES| FR| RU| ZH|
  • Brief “Intellectual Property and Traditional Medical Knowledge” (2016) |AR| EN| ES| FR| RU| ZH|
  • Brief “Intellectual Property and Traditional Handicrafts” (2016) |AR| EN| ES| FR| RU| ZH|
  • Brief “Intellectual Property and Arts Festivals” (2016) |AR| EN| ES| FR| RU| ZH|
  • Brief “Developing a National Strategy on Intellectual Property, Traditional Knowledge and Traditional Cultural Expressions” (2016) |AR| EN| ES| FR| RU| ZH|
  • Brief “The WIPO Intergovernmental Committee on Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Folklore” (2016) |AR| EN| ES| FR| RU| ZH|
  • Brief “Pastoralism and the green economy – a natural nexus?” (September 2014) |EN|
  • Brief “Socioeconomic status of the Pygmies in the Democratic Republic of Congo” (April 2011) |EN|
  • Brief “Census-based profile of the Pygmies in Gabon” (March 2011) |EN|
  • Brief “Indigenous Peoples: Growth in Vietnam is strong but not shared equitably across ethnic groups” (September 2010) |EN|
  • Brief “Indigenous women and the women, peace and security agenda” (2016) |EN| ES|
  • Brief “Indigenous Peoples in the World of Work: Snapshots from Asia” (August 2015) |EN|
  • Brief “Tapping into the knowledge of indigenous peoples” (February 2015) |EN|
  • Brief “Sustainable Development Goals: Indigenous Peoples in Focus” (July 2016) |EN| FR|
  • Brief “Enhancing participation and representation of indigenous peoples in parliament” (October 2014) |EN|
  • Brief “The Right to Food and Indigenous Peoples” (2008) |EN|
  • Brief “Indigenous Conservation territories and Community-conserved Areas (ICCAs) in Iran” (June 2009) |EN|
  • Brief “The Impacts of Land Dispossession on Indigenous Women” (2015) |EN|
  • Brochure “Empowering women: Fostering entrepreneurship” |EN|
  • Brochure “Tourism and the Sustainable Development Goals” (2014) |EN|
  • Brochure “Tourism and Indigenous Peoples – Lessons from Recent Experiences in Eco and Ethno Tourism in Latin America and the Caribbean” (August 2009) |EN|
  • Brochure “Indigenous Peoples Leadership Capacity Building Program For The Andean Countries” (March 2005) |EN|
  • Brochure “Indigenous Peoples, Indigenous Voices: The UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues” (May 2007) |EN|
  • Brochure “Speak UP – Children, Youth and the UNPFII” (December 2005) |EN
  • Brochure “Second Decade of the World´s Indigenous People” (March 2008) |EN|
  • Brochure “Indigenous peoples in Cameroon: a guide for media professionals” (December 2015) |EN| FR|
  • Brochure “Traditional Knowledge in Sustainable Development and Resource Management” (2006) |EN|
  • Brochure “Sustainable Pastoralism and the Post 2015 Agenda Opportunities and barriers to pastoralism for global food production and environmental stewardship” (2014) |EN|

Handbooks, manuals, guides, tool kits and webinars

  • Handbook “Recomendaciones para los censos de la década de 2010 en América Latina” (August 2011) |ES|
  • Handbook “Understanding the Indigenous and Tribal Peoples Convention” (February 2013) |EN| ES| FR|
  • Handbook for Parliamentarians “Implementing the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples” (September 2014) |EN| ES| FR| RU|
  • Handbook “Implementing the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Handbook for Parliamentarians” (2014) |EN|
  • Handbook “Training Module for Governments on the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples” (2013) |EN|
  • Handbook “Training Module on Indigenous Peoples’ Issues, Handbook for Facilitators” (2010) |EN|
  • Handbook “Training Module on Indigenous Peoples’ Issues, Handbook for UN Country Teams” (2010) |EN|
  • Handbook “United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, Handbook for Participants” (2007) |EN|
  • Manual “ILO convention on indigenous and tribal peoples, 1989 (No. 169)” (December 2003)  |EN|
  • Manual “A Manual for National Human Rights Institutions: The United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples” (August 2013) |EN| ES| FR| RU|
  • Manual “Sistema de Indicadores Sociodemográfico de Poblaciones y Pueblos Indígenas de América Latina – SISPPI (Guía para el usuario) |ES|
  • Manual “Seeking free, prior and informed consent in IFAD investment projects” (September 2015) |EN|ES|FR|
  • Manual “Free Prior and Informed Consent: An indigenous peoples’ right and a good practice for local communities. Manual for project practitioners” (2016) |AR| EN| ES| FR| RU|
  • Manual “Indigenous Women and Decision-Making: A Community Training Manual” (January 2007) |EN|
  • Guide “Standard 6: Indigenous Peoples” |EN|
  • Guide “Free, Prior and Informed Consent of Indigenous Peoples” (September 2013) |EN|
  • Guide “Activity guide for the implementation of the Second International Decade of the World’s Indigenous People” (2010) |EN|
  • Guide “Making Tourism More Sustainable” (2005) |EN|
  • Guide “The Business Reference Guide to the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples” (2013) |EN| ES| FR| RU|
  • Guide “Securing Land Rights for Indigenous Peoples in Cities” (May 2011) |EN|
  • Guide “UNAIDS guidance for partnerships with civil society, including people living with HIV and key populations” (January 2012) |EN|
  • Guide “Guide for the Evaluation of Programmes and Projects with a Gender, Human Rights and Interculturality Perspective” (March 2014) |EN| ES|
  • Guide “Guidance Note 7: Indigenous Peoples” (January 2012) |EN|
  • Guide “Intellectual Property, Traditional Knowledge and Traditional Cultural Expressions/Folklore: A Guide for Countries in Transition” (2013) |EN| FR|
  • Guide “Intellectual Property and Folk, Arts and Cultural Festivals – A Practical Guide” (2014) |EN|
  • Guide “Marketing Crafts and Visual Arts: The Role of Intellectual Property” (2013) |EN|
  • Guide “Protect and Promote Your Culture: A Practical Guide to Intellectual Property for Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities” (2017) |EN|
  • Tool kit “Caja de herramientas para la inclusión de pueblos indígenas y afrodescendientes en los censos de población y vivienda” (December 2011) |ES|
  • Tool kit “Resource Kit on Indigenous Peoples’ Issues” (June 2008) |EN|
  • Took kit “Water and Sanitation Services : Achieving Sustainable Outcomes with Indigenous Peoples in Latin America and the Caribbean” (2016) |EN| ES|
  • Tool kit “The World Intellectual Property Organization Traditional Knowledge Documentation Toolkit” (November 2012) |EN|
  • Webinar “Business and the realization of Indigenous Peoples’ rights” (2013) |EN|
  • Webinar “Indigenous Peoples’ Rights and the Role of Free, Prior and Informed Consent” (2014) |EN|
  • Webinar “Land Rights and the Role of Business” (2015) |EN|
  • Webinar “Poverty and Exclusion among Indigenous Peoples: What is the Global Evidence?” |EN|

Videos and podcasts

  • Video “Indigenous Peoples can feed the world” (October 2016) |EN|
  • Video “Victoria Tauli-Corpuz on indigenous peoples and climate change” |EN|
  • Video “Día Mundial de la Alimentación 2016 – Panamá” (October 2016) |ES|
  • Video “How can Indigenous Peoples contribute to the world food security?” (September 2016) |EN|
  • Video “Proyecto Indígena, Panamá” (March 2016) |ES|
  • Video “Escuela de Liderazgo de Mujeres Indígenas” (March 2016) |ES|
  • Video “Indigenous women” (June 2016) |EN|
  • Video “Indigenous food systems” (June 2016) |EN|
  • Video “An indigenous perspective on the Small-Scale Fisheries Guidelines” (January 2017) |EN| ES|
  • Video “What are the main UN bodies mandated to focus on indigenous peoples?” (February 2017) |EN| ES| More information on FAO’s Communication products can found here
  • Video “The diversity of rural women” (March 2016) |EN|
  • Video “Women’s voice for Rio +20 – Mirna Cunningham, Nicaragua” |EN|
  • Video “Colombian women play a central role in peace process” |EN|
  • Video “Empowering Indigenous Peoples Through Community-Driven Development” (June 2016) |EN|
  • Video “Indigenous Peoples and the United Nations Vol.1 – Film by Rebecca Sommer” |EN|
  • Podcast “Podcast #76: The right of indigenous peoples to education that’s appropriate to their culture is recognized. But is it realized?” (June 2013) |EN|

Infographics and fact sheets

  • Infographics “Indigenous Peoples poster” (November 2016) |EN|
  • Infographics “Indigenous Peoples can feed the world” (October 2016) |EN|
  • Infographic “IFAD’s Engagement with Indigenous Peoples – Evaluation Synthesis” |EN|
  • Infographics “Indigenous Peoples in Latin America” (September 2014) |ES| EN|
  • Fact sheet “Indigenous peoples in domestic work – Facing multiple discrimination and disadvantage” (August 2015) |EN|
  • Fact sheet “Guidelines for Combating Child Labour Among Indigenous and Tribal Peoples (ITPs)” (July 2011) |EN| FR|
  • Fact sheet 9/Rev.2 “Indigenous Peoples and the United nations Human Rights System” (2013) |EN|
  • Fact sheet “United Nations Indigenous Peoples’ Partnership (UNIPP)” |EN|
  • Fact sheet “Fast Facts: Indigenous Peoples in the Philippines” (July 2013) |EN|
  • Fact sheet “Indigenous Peoples in the Philippines” (February 2010) |EN|
  • Fact sheet “Women in creative industries” (February 2013) |EN|
  • Fact sheet/Sub-site “Health of indigenous peoples” (October 2007) |EN|
  • Fact sheet “Indigenous Peoples’ Health” |EN| ES| FR|
  • Fact sheet “The health of Indigenous Peoples” (November 2007) |EN| ES| FR|
  • Fact sheet “Secure Indigenous and Community Land Rights contribute to fight Climate Change” (2016) |EN|

Articles and blogs

  • Article “Indigenous peoples central to efforts to combat climate change” (July 2016) |EN| ES| FR|
  • Article “Putting indigenous peoples’ rights at the center of development” (October 2016) |ARENES| FR| RUZH|
  • Article “Indigenous women entrepreneurs in Papua GET Ahead” (May 2011) |EN| ES| FR|

  • Article “Trade unions and indigenous communities combating forced labour in the Peruvian Amazon region” (December 2009) |EN| ES| FR|

  • Article “Indigenous women overcome multiple obstacles” (March 2007) |EN|
  • Article “New Homes for Colombia’s Displaced Indigenous People” (September 2008) |EN| ES| FR|
  • Article “IOM Maps Vulnerability of Cambodia’s Indigenous People” (June 2009) |EN| ES|
  • Article “Indigenous Migrant Workers Begin Literacy Classes” (February 2007) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous Children’s Deaths Highlights Need for Better Health” (October 2007) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous Migrants Celebrate their Culture, Make Visible the Challenges” (November 2008) |EN| ES| FR|
  • Article “IOM Health Project with Indigenous Migrants from Panama Wins Two Awards at the 5th ECLAC Social Innovation Fair” (November 2009) |EN| ES|
  • Article “Costa Rica, Panama Open Information Hubs for Migrants at Paso Canoas Border” (May 2015) |EN| ES| FR|
  • Article “Message from SRSG on Violence against Children on the occasion of the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples “Indigenous Media, Empowering Indigenous Voices” (August 2012) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous children discuss problems and exchange solutions in Madrid” (July 2005) |EN|
  • Article “UN report: Indigenous children on the sidelines of society” (October 2012) |EN|
  • Article “Government and the UN train to better serve Congo’s indigenous populations” (November 2011) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous children face greater threats to survival” (February 2004) |EN|
  • Article “Teenage football fan from indigenous community in Brazil carries Olympic Torch” (May 2016) |EN|
  • Article “UNICEF praises generous gift for indigenous Amazonian children threatened by disease, poverty, exclusion” (June 2005) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous peoples take steps to have a voice in COP21” (November 2015) |EN|
  • Article “Eco-stoves empower indigenous women in Brazil” |EN|
  • Article “Water: A dream becomes reality for Colombia’s indigenous communities” |EN|
  • Article “International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples” (August 2013) |EN|
  • Article “Brazil and UNDP announce the first “World Games of Indigenous Peoples” during the UN Forum on Indigenous Issues in New York” (April 2015) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous peoples in Latin America improve political participation, but women lag behind, says UNDP” (May 2013) |EN|
  • Article “Boosting indigenous peoples’ political participation crucial for development, says UNDP” (May 2012) |EN|
  • Article “German Government, GEF, and UNDP partner to create largest global fund for ICCAs” (October 2014) |EN|
  • Article “Media and technology help boost indigenous peoples’ political participation” (August 2012) |EN|
  • Article “Equator prize to bring Indigenous Peoples issues to forefront of Paris climate conference” (November 2015) |EN|
  • Article “Governments, Business, Civil Society and Indigenous Leaders Pledge to End Loss of Forests” (September 2014) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous peoples’ contributions to human development” (May 2011) |EN|
  • Article “UNDP and GEF-Small Grants Programme Supports National Dialogue of Indigenous Representatives and the Government of Guyana on Climate Change Priorities for COP 21 negotiations” (September 2015) |EN|
  • Article “In Peru, finding a way to engage local indigenous people in the climate change debate” |EN|
  • Article “Improving human development among indigenous peoples: The Chiapas success story” (August 2012) |EN|
  • Article “Building Indigenous Papuan entrepreneurship skills” |EN|
  • Article “Upholding International Standards for the Rights of Indigenous Peoples key to the Successful Implementation of the Amerindian Land Titling Project” (June 2015) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous peoples, traditional knowledge in forest management key to REDD+ success” (August 2011) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous parliamentarians sign a Declaration in Panama to advance in indigenous legal, social and participation matters” (April 2016) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous peoples redefine development” (January 2010) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous Villages Begin Implementation of Community Development Plans” (June 2015) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous peoples’ political inclusion enriches democracy in Latin America” (May 2013) |EN|
  • Article “Thailand Department of National Parks, IUCN, and UNDP/GEF Small Grants Programme partners share experiences and skills on engaging indigenous peoples and local communities in the participatory management of protected areas and benefit sharing” (March 2017) |EN|
  • Article “Football helps boost indigenous peoples’ income in Colombia” (August 2011) |EN|
  • Article “UNDP seeks stronger role for indigenous peoples in the Philippines” (February 2010) |EN|
  • Article “Cambodia: Fresh funds help indigenous group create eco-lake” (August 2010) |EN|
  • Article “Bringing Indigenous Knowledge into Education” |EN|
  • Article “Mayangna people try to safeguard their culture” (November 2010) |EN|
  • Article “Mayangna knowledge deep in the heart of Mesoamerica” (December 2008) |EN|
  • Article “One size does not fit all” (December 2008) |EN|
  • Article “An Indigenous Knowledge Forum on Climate Change Impacts” (May 2008) |EN|
  • Article “A global forum takes to the frontlines of climate change” (September 2008) |EN|
  • Article “The San: Sustainable Development before its time” (May 2005) |EN|
  • Article “Spared by the sea” (May 2005) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous Knowledge, Peoples and Sustainable Practice” (2002) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous peoples are on the frontlines of climate change and food insecurity” (November 2011) |EN|
  • Article (interactive) “Indigenous” |EN|
  • Article “Inauguration of the Indigenous Peoples’ Place at IFAD” (February 2017) |EN|
  • Article “Cambodian indigenous people gear up for election” |EN|
  • Article “Protecting our planet’s lungs” (May 2017) |EN|
  • Article “Using indigenous knowledge to reverse land degradation in Angola” |ARENES| FR| RUZH|
  • Article “Indigenous people and nature: a tradition of conservation” (April 2017) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous Peoples: The unsung heroes of conservation” (January 2017) |EN|
  • Article “9 August is the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples” (2016) |EN|
  • Article “UNEP Highlights Key Role of Indigenous Communities in Transition to a Green Economy” (August 2013) |EN|
  • Article “Sustainable tourism” |EN|
  • Article “Governments, Business, Civil Society and Indigenous Leaders Pledge to End Loss of Forests” (September 2014) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous Knowledge Helps in Disaster Management” (August 2006) |EN|
  • Article “Blood gold: Illegal mining is destroying Amazonia” (March 2017) |EN|
  • Article “Climate changes the live of the vulnerable” |EN|
  • Article “Saving Guatemala’s biodiversity through the power of traditional art” (December 2016) |EN|
  • Article “UN Global Compact Co-Hosts Workshop on Corporate Leadership and Indigenous Peoples’ Rights” (April 2015) |EN|
  • Article “Role of Business Highlighted During First World Conference on Indigenous Peoples” (September 2014) |EN|
  • Article “UN Global Compact Launches Business Guide on Rights of Indigenous Peoples” (December 2013) |EN|
  • Article “UN Global Compact Highlights Role of Business in Respecting and Supporting Rights of Indigenous Peoples at UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues” (May 2014) |EN|
  • Article “Sakhalin Energy and the preservation of indigenous culture” |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous peoples call for a seat at the urban table” (October 2016) |EN|
  • Article “Harnessing the Power of Indigenous Cultures for Better Cities” (August 2016) |EN|
  • Article “UN-Habitat spearheads unique project to settle DRC’s pygmy communities” (April 2017) |EN|
  • Article “Protecting the Rights, Unleashing the Potential of Indigenous Girls in Rural Guatemala” (May 2013) |EN|
  • Article “Protecting the Indigenous Forest Dwellers of Republic of Congo” (May 2011) |EN|
  • Article “With bicycles, impoverished indigenous girls in Guatemala get a taste of freedom” (April 2017) |EN|
  • Article “Jambi Huasi – Health Care that Speaks to Indigenous Communities in Ecuador” (July 2005) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous Girls in Guatemala Break the Cycle of Poverty” (April 2014) |EN|
  • Article “Bolivia: Training Midwives to Treat Indigenous Mothers with Respect” (May 2009) |EN|
  • Article “New birthing facility provides culturally sensitive maternal care for indigenous women in the Philippines” (October 2014) |EN|
  • Article “Working with Indigenous Communities in Ecuador” (January 2006) |EN|
  • Article “A silent epidemic: The fight to end female genital mutilation in Colombia” (February 2016) |EN|
  • Article “Protegiendo los Derechos, Liberando el potencial de las niñas indígenas en zonas rurales de Guatemala” (May 2013) |EN|
  • Article “Giving birth upright, with maté – Peru clinics open arms to indigenous women” (September 2016) |EN|
  • Article “In Colombia, efforts to end FGM are empowering women to be leaders” (February 2017) |EN|
  • Article “A Bumpy Ride Can Mean the Difference between Life and Death in Guatemala” (April 2008) |EN|
  • Article “Providing Maternal Health Care in Ecuador’s Amazon Region” (October 2007) |EN|
  • Article “Communities in the Amazon band together to save pregnant women” (November 2016) |EN|
  • Article “Vulnerability of Indigenous Peoples to Aids Insufficiently Recognized in International Response” (June 2010) |EN|
  • Article “International indigenous preconference meeting on HIV calls for greater visibility of indigenous voices” (July 2016) |ES|
  • Article “International Day of the World’s Indigenous People focuses on AIDS” (August 2009) |EN|
  • Article “Speaking in a united voice: new indigenous HIV group launched” (May 2017) |EN|
  • Article “Raising HIV awareness among indigenous young people in Panama” (December 2015) |EN|
  • Article “Solutions that work for us: Indigenous people tackle HIV in South America” (August 2011) |EN|
  • Article “Amazonians unite to fight stigma in Brazil” (October 2006) |EN|
  • Article “Traditional Knowledge Holders Formalize a Network for Community to Community Exchange” (October 2015) |EN|
  • Article “Science–Policy Forum Calls for a Learning Alliance on Rice Terraces” (August 2015) |EN|
  • Article “Peru Passes Historic Law on Indigenous Peoples” (October 2011) |EN|
  • Article “Join the latest e-discussion on indigenous peoples and inequalities” (November 2012) |EN|
  • Article “Take five: The dominant economic paradigms are at odds with the rights of indigenous peoples” (May 2017) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous voices” (May 2014) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous women’s rights and activism” |EN|
  • Article “Supporting the struggles of indigenous women everywhere” (August 2014) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous women working together, raising the volume” (August 2012) |EN|
  • Article/video “Indigenous women share their concerns and contributions for a more sustainable world” (May 2012) |EN|
  • Article “Voices of indigenous women and girls in the post-2015 agenda” (September 2014) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous women in Peru combat climate change and boost economy” (August 2016) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous women take to radio to say, ‘no more violence’ in Nicaragua” (February 2017) |EN|
  • Article “Access to justice is key to advancing individual and collective human rights for indigenous women and girls” (October 2014) |EN|
  • Article “Orange Day calls to stop violence against indigenous women and girls” (April 2017) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous women leaders in Southeast Asia unite against development-based violence” (December 2012) |EN|
  • Article “From where I stand: Expanding indigenous women’s rights strengthens the collective rights” (April 2017) |EN|
  • Article “Breaking the silence on violence against indigenous girls: UN report calls for urgent action” (May 2013) |EN|
  • Article “Aty Cuña: Indigenous women’s assemblies tackling cases of violence and rights violations” (February 2013) |EN|
  • Article “We need to strengthen women’s self esteem and make them feel valued for their identity and culture” (August 2011) |EN|
  • Article “From where I stand: We must be at the table making decisions” (April 2017) |EN|
  • Article “In the words of Tarcila Rivera Zea: “My parents, illiterate as they were, pushed to learn more” (April 2017) |EN|
  • Article “Preserving the balance between business and nature in Mexico” (April 2012) |EN|
  • Article “Mayan women build integrated pathway for violence survivors in Mexico” (March 2014) |EN|
  • Article “From where I stand: Debora Barros Fince” (October 2016) |EN|
  • Article “Empowering Kenya’s Maasai women through greater voice and rights” (March 2014) |EN|
  • Article “Join the latest e-discussion on young people and inequalities” (December 2012) |EN|
  • Article “In the words of Aili Limakka: We must embrace diversity by accepting our past” (March 2014) |EN|
  • Article “Culture and the Arts, a powerful means to foster women’s rights” (May 2012) |EN|
  • Article “In the words of Tsitina Xavante: My father told me I want you to be able to help your people one day” (March 2014) |EN|
  • Article “From where I stand: Maria Judite da Silva Ballerio” (June 2016) |EN|
  • Article “Time for Women to Shape Politics in Guatemala” (September 2011) |EN|
  • Article “Guatemala: Young Mayan Women Shape the Future” (November 2011) |EN|
  • Article “Latin American and Caribbean women chart their priorities for the new global development agenda” (April 2013) |EN|
  • Article “Urban Indigenous Peoples: the new frontier” (June 2017) |EN|
  • Article “Poverty and exclusion among Indigenous Peoples: The global evidence” (September 2016) |EN|
  • Article “Partnering with Indigenous Peoples and Ethnic Minorities Through Community-Driven Development” (May 2016) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous peoples, forest conservation and climate change: a decade of engagement” (April 2017) |EN|
  • Article/video “Indigenous Latin America in the Twenty-First Century” (March 2016) |EN|
  • Article “Why are Indigenous Peoples more likely to be poor?” (February 2016) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous Peoples, Poverty and Human Development in Latin America” |EN|
  • Article/Discussion “Opportunities for Indigenous Peoples in Latin America” |EN|
  • Article/webpage “LAC Equity Lab: Ethnicity – Indigenous Peoples” |EN|
  • Article “Giving Indigenous Peoples a Greater Voice” (December 2016) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous Peoples Still Among Poorest in World, but Progress Reported in Some Countries” (April 2010) |EN|
  • Article “Global dialogue bolsters World Bank engagement with Indigenous Peoples” (October 2015) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous Peoples Benefited to a Lesser Extent from Latin American Boom” (February 2016) |EN|
  • Article “Reaching the last mile in Latin America and the Caribbean: How to provide sustainable water supply and sanitation to Indigenous Peoples” (November 2016) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous Peoples: Rights, Education and Some Promising Progress from Mexico” (May 2011) |EN|
  • Article “The Value of Listening and Learning from Indigenous Peoples of the World” (August 2013) |EN|
  • Article “Capturing Realities of Indigenous Rural Women in Ecuador” (August 2014) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous Guaraní Women Organize Nutrition Fair” (July 2014) |EN|
  • Article “Report: Latin America Should Focus On Child Nutrition” (July 2010) |EN|
  • Article/Sub-site “Satellite Assisted Pastoral Resource Management (SAPARM)” |EN|
  • Article “Colombia: The Effects of Drought in La Guajira” (August 2014) |EN|
  • Article “10 Facts About WFP’s Fight Against Hunger in Nicaragua” (March 2015) |EN|
  • Article “Food for Work: Helping Bolivians Stand and Walk Once More” (July 2014) |EN|
  • Article “Nicaragua: Saudi Date Palms Grow in Jalapa” (May 2014) |EN|
  • Article “Guatemala Pushed To Hunger Tipping Point” (April 2010) |EN|
  • Article “Guatemala: Food Shortages Compound Malnutrition Problems” (September 2009) |EN|
  • Article “From warehouse to remote indigenous communities: The journey of vaccines in Brazil” (April 2017) |EN|
  • Article “Sasakawa Health Prize” |EN|
  • Article “The facets of TDR research from drug discovery to implementation” |EN|
  • Article/Sub-site “Indigenous peoples and substance abuse” |EN|
  • Article “How can medical schools contribute to the education, recruitment and retention of rural physicians in their region?” (February 2010) |EN|
  • Article “Australian Donation Means New Life for Fund that Involves Indigenous Peoples in International Negotiations” (March 2017) |EN|
  • Article/Sub-site “Practical Workshop for Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities on IP and Traditional Knowledge” (December 2014) |EN|
  • Article “Traditional Cultures, Indigenous Peoples and Cultural Institutions” (April 2010) |EN|
  • Article “Intellectual Property and Indigenous People: A Major Challenge” (June 2015) |EN|
  • Article/Sub-site “Indigenous and Local Community Experiences on Traditional Knowledge” |EN|
  • Article “Supporting Indigenous Communities at the Grassroots” (February 2014) |EN|
  • Article “What place for customary law in protecting traditional knowledge?” (August 2010) |EN|
  • Article/Sub-site “Community Empowerment through Creative Industries and Tourism: Special focus on Women, Youth, Indigenous Communities and People with Disabilities” (March 2015) |EN|
  • Article “Sustainable Tourism in Abr Forest” (August 2014) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous peoples in the Americas” (September 2014) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous Peoples and Natural Resource Management: Contributions of And Challenges Faced by Indigenous Peoples” (August 2015) |EN|
  • Article “Ogiek Indigenous Peoples win historic battle against government in African land rights case” (May 2017) |EN|
  • Article “370 million good reasons for putting indigenous peoples’ rights at the centre of the land agenda” (April 2013) |EN|
  • Article “ILC Capacity Building on Spatial Data Management for Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities (IPLC)” (April 2017) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous Peoples aspirations towards ASEAN” (January 2015) |EN|
  • Article “Capacity Building is key to uphold Indigenous Peoples’ Rights” (April 2015) |EN|
  • Article “SAINS on Indigenous Peoples struggle on Customary Lands” (December 2014) |EN|
  • Article/Sub-site “UNWTO Panel on Indigenous Tourism: Promoting equitable partnerships” (March 2017) |EN|
  • Article “IPs perspective on Climate Change” (June 2015) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous land rights: A cheap and effective climate change solution, just in time” (November 2016) |EN|
  • Article “Some reflections from our members on how our Coalition is supporting indigenous peoples” (August 2015) |EN|
  • Article “Indigenous Peoples’ National Preparatory Meeting for COP21 and National Workshop on Climate Change and Dialogue with the Government of Bangladesh held in Dhaka” (September 2015) |EN|
  • Article “State protection on Indigenous Peoples land and human rights” (August 2015) |EN|
  • Article “Unity is strength: Voices from ILC Members at IFAD’s Indigenous People’s Forum” (February 2017) |EN|
  • Article “First Africa Land Forum: Challenging times for indigenous peoples and pastoralists in Africa” (November 2012) |EN|
  • Article “African Court to deliver landmark judgment on Ogiek community land rights case against Kenyan government” (May 2007) |EN|
  • Article/Video “Establishing the first indigenous electoral communication network in Latin America and Caribbean” (October 2011) |EN|
  • Article/Multimedia “The Canoe Is the People – Indigenous Navigation in the Pacific” |EN|
  • Article/Multimedia “Dream Trackers: Yapa art and knowledge of the Australian desert” |EN|
  • Article/Training “UNITAR Indigenous Programme” |EN|
  • Article “Perspective: From invisibility to inclusion for indigenous children with disabilities” (2013) |EN|
  • Blog post “What do rural youth want” (August 2016) |EN|
  • Blog post “Celebrating indigenous peoples as nature’s stewards” (May 2017) |EN|
  • Blog post “Despite global climate pledge, indigenous activists are under attack” (May 2016) |EN|
  • Blog post “Indigenous knowledge – ancient solutions to today’s challenges” (August 2016) |EN|
  • Blog post “Indigenous youth and the post-2015 development agenda” (April 2015) |EN|
  • Blog post “Indigenous knowledge has life” (August 2015) |EN|
  • Blog post “Celebrating indigenous peoples as nature’s stewards” (May 2017) |EN|
  • Blog post “Forging partnerships with indigenous peoples to address climate change” (August 2016) |EN|
  • Blog post “Realizing the rights of indigenous peoples” (October 2014) |EN|
  • Blog post “Celebrating the world’s indigenous peoples, declaring their rights” (August 2015) |EN|
  • Blog post “2030 Agenda: Recognition for indigenous peoples, a challenge for governments” (August 2016) |EN|
  • Blog post “Boosting indigenous peoples’ political representation is an urgent debt for our democracies” (June 2014) |EN|
  • Blog post “Democracy: Where are women, youth, indigenous people and people of African descent?” (March 2014) |EN|

Other

  • Note “Participation and Indigenous Peoples” (June 1995) |EN|
  • Compilation “Practical Supplement to the Business Reference Guide to the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples” (2014) |EN|
  • Sistema de Indicadores Sociodemográfico de Poblaciones y Pueblos Indígenas de América Latina (2015) – SISPPI |ES|
  • E-course on “Respecting Free, Prior and Informed Consent” January
  • Paper “Of Peace-making and Basket-weaving: ILO Convention No. 169 and the Guatemala Peace Process” (December 2004) |EN|
  • United Nations and Indigenous Peoples – outreach material from across the UN |EN|
  • Background paper “Indigenous Peoples in Comparative Perspective” (2004) |EN|
  • Concept note “Supporting Meaningful Participation of Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities in UNFCCC COP 21 in Partnership with the International Indigenous Peoples Forum on Climate Change (IIPFCC)” (May 2015) |EN|
  • Atlas “Atlas of Indigenous Knowledge on Climate Change Adaptation” (September 2015) |EN|
  • Multimedia teacher education programme “Indigenous Knowledge and Sustainability” |EN|
  • Poster “Learning and Knowing in Indigenous Societies Today” |EN|
  • Poster “Indigenous Knowledge posters” |EN|
  • Poster “Local and Indigenous Knowledge Systems (LINKS) programme” |EN|
  • Review “Integration of Indigenous Peoples’ Perspective in Country Development Processes: Review of selected CCAs and UNDAFs No. 3” (January 2008) |EN|
  • Review “Integration of Indigenous Peoples’ Perspective in Country Development Processes: Review of selected CCAs and UNDAFs No. 2” (2007) |EN|
  • Review “Integration of Indigenous Peoples’ Perspective in Country Development Processes: Review of select CCAs and UNDAFs” |EN|
  • Desk review “Human Development Reports and Indigenous Peoples: A Desk Review (2009) |EN|
  • Desk review “MDG Reports and Indigenous People: A Desk Review (January 2006) |EN|
  • Desk review “MDG Reports and Indigenous Peoples: A Desk Review, No. 3″ (February 2008) |EN|
  • Desk review “MDG Reports as per Indigenous Issues: A Desk Review, No. 2″ (March 2007) |EN|
  • Desk review “Desk Review of Select Resident Coordinator Reports: 2001-2003” (February 2007) |EN|
  • Background paper “Engaging Indigenous Peoples in governance processes: International legal and policy frameworks for engagement” (August 2005) |EN|

General Assembly Resolutions on Indigenous Peoples

2016

A/RES/71/178 Rights of Indigenous Peoples (19 December 2016)

2015

A/RES/70/232  General Assemby Resolution (23 December 2015)

2014

A/RES/69/159 Rights of Indigenous Peoples (18 December 2014)

2013

A/RES/68/149 Rights of Indigenous Peoples (18 December 2013)

2012

RA/ES/67/153 Rights of indigenous peoples (20 December 2012)

GA/SHC/4063 (press release)

A/RES/66/296 Organization of the High-level Plenary Meeting of the General Assembly, to be known as the World Conference on Indigenous Peoples (17 September 2012)

GA/11283 (press release)

2011

A/RES/66/142 Rights of indigenous peoples (adopted without vote, 19 December 2011)

GA/11198 (press release)

2010

A/RES/65/198 Indigenous Issues  (adopted without vote, 21 December 2010)

GA/11041 (press release)

2008

A/RES/63/161 Indigenous Issues (adopted without vote, 18 December 2008)

GA/10801 (press release)

2007

A/RES/61/295 United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (adopted without vote, 13 September 2007)

GA/10612 (press release)

2005

A/RES/60/142 Programme of Action for the Second International Decade of the World’s Indigenous People (Yes: 143, No: 4, Abstentions: 11, Non-Voting: 34, Total voting membership: 192, 16 December 2005)

GA/10437 (press release)

2004

A/RES/59/174 Second International Decade of the World’s Indigenous People (adopted without vote, 20 December 2004)

GA/10321

2003

A/RES/58/158 International Decade of the World’s Indigenous People (adopted without vote, 22 December 2003)

A/RES/57/192 International Decade of the World’s Indigenous People

GA/10223

2002

A/RES/57/193 Indigenous people and issues (adopted without vote, 18 December 2002)

A/RES/57/191 Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

GA/10124 (press release)

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2001

A/RES/56/140 International Decade of the World’s Indigenous People (adopted without vote)

GA/10001 (press release)

2000

A/RES/55/80 International Decade of the World’s Indigenous People (adopted without vote)

GA/9842 (press release)

1999

A/RES/54/150 International Decade of the World’s Indigenous People (adopted without vote)

GA/9690 (press release)

1998

A/RES/53/130 UN Voluntary Fund for Indigenous Populations (adopted without vote)

A/RES/53/129 International Decade of the World’s Indigenous People

GA/9532 (press release)

1997

A/RES/52/108 International Decade of the World’s Indigenous People (adopted without vote)

GA/9380 (press release)

1998

A/RES/51/78 International Decade of the World’s Indigenous People (adopted without vote)
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1997

A/RES/50/157 Programme of activities for the International Decade of the World’s Indigenous People (adopted without vote)

A/RES/50/156 United Nations Voluntary Fund for Indigenous Populations

1996

A/RES/49/214 International Decade of the World’s Indigenous People (adopted without vote)

1995

A/RES/48/163 International Decade of the World’s Indigenous People (adopted without vote)

1993

A/RES/47/75 International Year for the World’s Indigenous People (adopted without vote, 1993)

1992

A/RES/46/128 International Year for the World’s Indigenous People (adopted without vote)