UNPFII Thirteenth Session

Thirteenth Session of the Permanent Forum 12-23 May 2014 UN Headquarters, New York

The Thirteenth Session of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII13) was held at UN Headquarters, New York from 12 to 23 May 2014.

12-23 May 2014 UN Headquarters, New York

Special Theme: “Principles of good governance consistent with the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: articles 3 to 6 and 46”

The Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues concluded its thirteenth session today, sending nine draft reports to the Economic and Social Council containing proposals, recommendations and five draft decisions, including a call for the General Assembly President to act swiftly to ensure the fullest participation of indigenous peoples in all aspects of the World Conference set for September.

“We know that, with Member State cooperation, with respect for and recognition of the minimum international human rights standards embraced by the Declaration, genuine good governance can become a reality,” said Permanent Forum Chair Dalee Sambo Dorough, as she provided an overview of the thirteenth session, held under the theme of “Principles of good governance consistent with the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples:  articles 3 to 6 and 46”. Read More..

Report on the Thirteenth Session
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Corrigendum:
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Proposed Organization of Work by day
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Attendance

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Statements from the session can be found on the UN PaperSmart website.