22.04.2019

The United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII), 18th Session

The 18th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII) on the them, “Traditional knowledge: Generation, transmission and protection” is taking place at UN Headquarters from 22 April to 3 May 2019.

The UNPFII is a high- level advisory body to the Economic and Social Council. The Forum was established on 28 July 2000 by resolution 2000/22, with the mandate to deal with indigenous issues related to economic and social development, culture, the environment, education, health and human rights.

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