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Diplomat Artist Buzz on Indigenous Rights

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10-15-WB-RuralWUN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka said that all over the world, gender inequality in land & other productive resources is intrinsically related to women’s poverty & exclusion. Women’s rights to access, use, control, & ownership of land & other productive resources are essential to reverse this.

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Blog Report: INDIGENOUS CHALLENGES: VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN & GIRLS & OVER-EXPLOITATION OF NATURE, By Ambassador Mo
“A recurring issue in various contexts is that of violence against indigenous women & girls,” said Special Rapporteur on rights of indigenous peoples, James Anaya, to UN Human Rights Council. Indigenous self-determination & cultural integrity must be enhanced, along with efforts designed to prevent/punish violence against indigenous women & girls.
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Blog Report: WILL INDIGENOUS FORUM LEAVE IMPRINT? By Ambassador Mo
The Indigenous Forum ends at the United Nations this week with an address from the UN General Assembly President and a special program offered by the Australia Mission to the UN. The UN GA President from Qatar, Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser offered his view as to advancement of objectives of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. – More & Photo Gallery
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