SWAP Action Areas

aymara1-11In the outcome document of the 2014 high-level plenary meeting of the General Assembly known as the World Conference on Indigenous Peoples, the Assembly requested the Secretary-General to develop, within existing resources, a system-wide action plan to ensure a coherent approach to achieving the ends of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. The system-wide action plan was developed following consultations with indigenous peoples, Member States and the Inter-Agency Support Group on Indigenous Peoples’ Issues.

The elements of the action plan, as per document E/C.19/2016/5, are the following:

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