Shawnee Tribe Announces Year of the Shawnee Language in Conjunction with U.N. IYIL

Shawnee Tribe Announces Year of the Shawnee Language in Conjunction with U.N. IYIL

Chief Ben Barnes of the Shawnee Tribe, based in Miami, Oklahoma, has declared a State of Emergency for the Shawnee language through a proclamation. Through the proclamation, Barnes declared this year, 2020, be the Year of the Shawnee Language, in

2019 CONFERENCE: Implementing the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples in the United States

2019 Conference Agenda and Program Panel 3: Comparative Perspectives: Implementing the Declaration in Russia, Belize, Brazil, and Japan Panel 4: Self Determination and Human Rights in the United States Panel 5: The UN International Year of Indigenous Languages (and Beyond!)

Training Module for Government Agencies. Facilitator’s Handbook

Training Module for Government Agencies. Facilitator’s Handbook

From the Training Module: … the Training Module seeks to achieve two major immediate objectives: To provide relevant policy information to training participants on indigenous peoples’ rights and issues as contained in UNDRIP, in particular the effective engagement of indigenous

Training Module on Indigenous Peoples Issues: Facilitator’s Handbook (UN)

Training Module on Indigenous Peoples Issues: Facilitator’s Handbook (UN)

The overall development objective of this Training Module is the greater fulfilment and enjoyment of human rights and more specifically indigenous peoples’ rights. The aim is to strengthen the capacity of UN staff to effectively gear their interventions towards such