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Filipino Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, visited Australia recently and made some damning statements about the treatment of indigenous peoples under Dutuerte, said Murphy. “Duterte has put her name under the list of about 400 people who he is alleging ...
Earlier, the Department of Justice (DOJ) came out with a list of alleged officers and members of communist groups in the country. The list of over 600 individuals, which includes United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Victoria "Vicky" Tauli-Corpuz, was allegedly part of DOJ's ...

Watch also in iWantv or TFC.tv. The United Nations Special Rapporteur for the Rights of Indigenous Peoples believes the government's move to label her as a terrorist is an act of retaliation after she issued a warning on the effects of martial law in Mindanao. - The World Tonight, ANC, April 9, 2018. Share.
In December last year, Tauli-Corpuz and another UN special rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples and internally displaced people Cecilia Jimenez-Damary, claimed of supposed human rights abuses against indigenous and internally displaced peoples in Mindanao. Their claim against the ...
MILAN, Italy - A United Nations special rapporteur who was one of more than 600 people that the Philippine government wants to be declared as ... Speaking at the Human Rights Festival held in Milan on March 25, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, U.N. special rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples and a ...
In the Philippines, the government is under fire for filing a court petition seeking the declaration of more than 600 people, including activists and a United Nations special rapporteur, as "terrorists". Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, the U.N. special rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples, has denied this and said ...

... government tagged UN special rapporteur Victoria Tauli Corpuz and indigenous peoples' rights advocate Joan Carling as "terrorists." Corpuz is UN special rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples while Carling is a focal person for the Indigenous Peoples Major Group for Sustainable Development.
This refers to a news article titled, “Palace: 'Terrorist' tag on UN special rapporteur based on intel” (3/10/18). Victoria Tauli Corpuz, UN special rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples, is not a terrorist. She is an indigenous peoples human rights activist. The Philippines is recognized all over the world ...
Ms. Tauli-Corpuz has a long history of defending indigenous rights, having helped draft the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples in 1993, and is currently UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, holding the position since 2014. Ms Carling is co-founder of the Cordillera ...
Indigenous leaders and UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Ms. Tauli-Corpuz have been put on a terror list, issued by Philippines State Prosecutor, February 21st. “The Philippine governments regularly and increasingly threatens and harasses indigenous peoples. But this is taking ...
LA PAZ -- Bolivian President Evo Morales departed today to New York from Lima, to attend the 17th session of the United Nations Permanent Forum for Indigenous Issues. According to the website of the mechanism, the meeting will take place from tomorrow 16 to the 27th of this month at the UN ...
UN special rapporteur for the rights of indigenous peoples Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, in an earlier interview with Eco-Business, pointed out that there are project developers who fail to obtain the free prior and informed consent of the communities before they proceed. “These projects, if not approached from the ...
Among those on the list is Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, special rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples at the United Nations. Tauli-Corpuz, a known advocate for the rights of Philippine tribal people, denied the allegation, calling the list "baseless, malicious, and irresponsible." The Department of Justice ...
“The UN Declaration on the rights of Indigenous Peoples is already there. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights is there. In the Philippines we have the Indigenous Peoples Rights Act. We have a lot of legal frameworks in place but the problem is enforcement,” she said. Another threat to indigenous ...
... Issues, the UN Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, and the Special Rapporteur on the rights of Indigenous Peoples.
United Nations Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples, James Anaya, concluded in 2012 that “a significant gap remains ...
... Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples, Mariam Wallet Aboubakrine, Chairperson of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, and the ...

... Tauli-Corpuz, Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples, Mariam Wallet Aboubakrine, Chairperson of the UN Permanent Forum ...
... even the Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples acknowledges that there is still “vast challenges (for the IPs) that remain.
... any faith,” notes Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, United Nations special rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples. During her last visit to Brazil, ...
Victoria Tauli Corpuz, UN special rapporteur on the rights of Indigenous peoples, will address chiefs on Tuesday. The beleaguered national ...
The UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples says it's time for the Justin Trudeau government to regulate Canadian ...
Victoria Tauli Corpuz, UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, will also be part of the meetings — the first time a UN expert ...
... to advance and defend the human rights of indigenous peoples. ... A special rapporteur has also been assigned to monitor the overall human ...
Freedom Now urged the Council to take special note of a labour and child rights activist currently serving a seven-year sentence in prison in Iran for communicating with the previous United Nations Special Rapporteur. The Council should inquire about ...
UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, began a two-week national inquiry in Perth this week, as stormy debate broke out in Canberra over the Turnbull government's move on controversial section 18C of the ...
"The special rapporteur's visit comes at a time we're hearing harrowing allegations from young people brutalised by the youth justice systems," Tammy Solonec, Indigenous Rights Manager of Amnesty International Australia, said in a statement on Tuesday.
KLP's decision to sell its shares also come after the UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples concluded earlier this month that the approval of the Dakota access pipeline was granted "without an adequate social, cultural or ...
... parliament had written to KLP over its continued investment in the pipeline companies, and she had also emailed the pension fund to bring to its attention a relevant statement of 3 March from the UN special rapporteur on the rights of indigenous ...
A Norwegian fund that manages government employees' pensions has decided to remove its investments from the companies behind the Dakota Access Pipeline, a move that was reportedly inspired by pressure from Norway's indigenous Sami peoples.
The UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples [official website], Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, on Friday called [JURIST report] for the US to adopt a consistent approach to indigenous land rights in pipeline projects.
In announcing the decision KLP said it placed significant weight on the March 3 report by the U.N. special rapporteur on the rights of Indigenous peoples which concluded that the project violated the U.N. declaration on the rights of Indigenous people ...
Norwegian municipal pension fund KLP is to dump more than half a billion kroner of investments in companies behind the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline after a UN envoy criticised handling of the project.
Navajo Nation Council members welcomed United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, to the Navajo Nation to engage in interactive dialogue with Navajo leaders and citizens regarding the potential effects ...
John H. Knox, professor of international law with Wake Forest University, and UN Special Rapporteur, is set to formally present a report to the United Nations Humans Rights Council on March 7. Ahead of that, he has spoken at length about how "The rapid ...
The appeal was made by the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, at the end of a mission to the US to assess the impact of energy development projects.
... UN Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression; the Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association; the Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous ...
NEW TOWN, N.D. - Members of the Three Affiliated Tribes met with a human rights representative with the United Nations Tuesday. The Honorable Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, who is what's known as a Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, ...
In 2015, the United Nations special rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples warned of rampant violence against Tolupan organisers, including assassinations, as well as state impunity for the perpetrators of these crimes.
A recent report of the UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples recognises three main reasons for the serious impact that foreign investments have on the rights of indigenous people: failure to adequately address human rights issues of ...
He also served as the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples from 2008 to 2014. The review provides comments on the three draft treaty texts of the IGC through a human rights lens, and the UN Declaration on the Rights of ...
United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Victoria Tauli-Corpuz takes notes while listening to comments about the effects of energy development on the Navajo Nation at the Navajo Division of Transportation building on Friday ...
The United Nations special rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples is scheduled to meet with local indigenous communities at United Tribes Technical College on March 1. Victoria Tauli-Corpuz is visiting the United States from Feb. 21 to March 3 ...
Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, a Kankanaey Igorot woman from the Philippines and now the UN's Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, says Francis's comments illustrate his "understanding of the importance" of implementing the UN Declaration.
In addition to the opening remarks by the president of that body, Kanayo F. Nwanze, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples will participate in the meeting. Elifuraha Laltaika, a member of the United Nations ...
10 de febrero de 2017, 16:38Rome, 10 Feb (Prensa Latina) UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, called for more effective support to these communities, today at the Global Forum of Indigenous Peoples.
The U.N. Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples called on Tanzania's government in 2010 to stop evicting pastoralists without informed consent.
Victoria Tauli-Corpuz United Nations Special Rapporteur, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, will hold a consultation on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples at the UNM School of Law on February 25, 2017. The United Nations Special Rapporteur, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, ...
"The UN Declaration is a declaration that contains the collective nature of the rights of indigenous peoples. (It) is meant to bring about remedies to kinds of historical and current injustices that indigenous people suffer," said UN Special Rapporteur ...
The UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, adopted in 2007, is the first of its kind to recognise and highlight the importance of indigenous rights.


 

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