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The USHRN and the 2019 UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

Mar 21, 2019

USHRN Side Event 2018 at 2018 UNPFII
The 18th session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII) will take place 22 April – 3 May 2019 at United Nations Headquarters in New York. This year’s theme is “Traditional knowledge: Generation, transmission, and protection.”

As in previous years, there will be opportunities for participants to present statements and participate in the various scheduled events. If you are a US Human Right Network member considering or planning to attend the Forum, please fill out the USHRN Member UNPFII 2019 Questionnaire by 26 March 2019, as this will assist USHRN in planning further opportunities for engagement during the 18th session.

Fill out the USHRN Member UNPFII 2019 Questionnaire at this link: https://goo.gl/forms/PuTsPLiZrcHH4RRq1  

Please keep in mind you must register for the Forum in advance. If you are registering your organization for the first time at the UNPFII, please note that you must register by 25 March 2019. If you have attended the UNPFII in the past, the registration deadline is 8 April 2019: https://reg.unog.ch/event/28350/ 

 

*USHRN Photo: USHRN Side Event at the 2018 UNPFII