The Permanent Forum for Indigenous Peoples

Publisher: IWGIA
Number of pages: 111
ISBN number: 87-90730-08-9
ISSN number: 0105-4503
Publication language: English
Region publication is about: International, Internacional
Release year: 1999
Release month / day: apr-99

Tags: Human rights

This book is a compilation of reports and papers mostly taken from the official United Nations documentation. It also includes the background to the discussion on the establishment of a Permanent Forum for indigenous peoples and a technical description of the United Nations system. The goal of this publication is to offer a work document, which will be useful in the debate concerning the process of creating a permanent body for indigenous peoples within the United Nations system.

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