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16
Jul
2007

During this period of sessions, the IACHR approved 44 reports on individual cases and petitions. On July 18 and 20, it held 25 hearings related to individual cases and petitions, precautionary measures, and general and specific human rights situations. Fifteen working meetings were also held in which representatives of both parties participated in the context of petitions and cases pending before the Commission.

18
Jun
2007
Summer School on the Rights of Minorities and Indigenous people hold Annual Summer school to exchange ideas and identify different regimes emphasizing the overall position of minorities and indigenous peoples within human rights law.

14
May
2007
The United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII) holds Sixth Session on Territories, Lands and Natural Resources. Indigenous Participants from all over the World, Human Rights Activists, Government Representatives, United Nations Agencies, Academia and Civil Society groups will come together to share concerns, experiences and information, regarding Indigenous Peoples Issues and Violations.

 

30
Apr
2007
The Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights will consider the reports submitted by States parties on their compliance of the obligations set by the International Covenant of Economic, Social and Cultural Rights.  During its 38th session, the Committee will consider the following State reports: Latvia, Hungary, Finland, Nepal, and Netherlands Antilles.
09
Apr
2007
The West African Regional Learning Program on Budget Analysis and ESC Rights is aimed at activists involved in development work, social and economic justice movements, human rights organizations and applied budget groups based in and working in West African countries.
26
Feb
2007
January 15, 2007 deadline for presenting requests for hearings and working meetings.
20
Jan
2007
The theme for the 7th edition of the World Social Forum is "People's Struggles, People's Alternatives."
01
Dec
2006
Every year, Dignity International in partnership with a local NGO organises a global learning programme on human rights in development.  This year's learning programme is hosted by Pusat Komas in Malaysia.