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17
May
2017

The Kairos Center announces the publication of Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis' new book, ...

15
May
2017

The adoption of a UN Declaration on the rights of peasants and other people working in rural areas is the historic and long-standing demand of organizations representing peasants and other people working in rural areas, such as small scale farmers,...

28
Apr
2017
Opening Remarks:
FIMI representative 
SPEAKERS
  • Ms.NewOo Bangladesh Indigenous Women's Network {BIWN).  Topic: Progress in the wake of
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27
Apr
2017

Panel Event and Reception: Indigenous Women’s Resistance for Global Justice is Global, April 27: 6:00pm – 7:40 with reception to follow

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27
Apr
2017

Professor Jérémie Gilbert of the University of East London will present a new study on the impacts of strategic litigation on indigenous peoples’ land rights. The empirical study draws on scores of original interviews with community members, litigators and activists...

27
Apr
2017

Professor Jérémie Gilbert of the University of East London will present a new study on the impacts of strategic (public interest) litigation on indigenous peoples’ land rights. This empirical study draws on scores of original interviews with community members,...

24
Apr
2017

The United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII) is a high- level advisory body to the Economic and Social Council. The Forum was established on 28 July 2000 by...

24
Apr
2017

“Our Way Forward: A Movement Dialogue to Defend and Advance Our Rights,” April 24: 1:15-2:30pm

* Please see here flyer for RSVP information.

Speakers:

  • Yasso
  • ...
21
Apr
2017

On Friday, April 21 2017, join AFT, NEA, AFL-CIO, Global Campaign for Education, South African Democratic Teachers Union, Uganda National Teachers' Union, Education International, Kenya National Union of Teachers and Public Services International to tell the World Bank: “Stop funding Bridge...

26
Mar
2017

Eradicating poverty and promoting prosperity in a changing Asia-Pacific

CALL FOR CIVIL SOCIETY PARTICIPATION

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and...

22
Mar
2017

Speakers:

Nazma Akter, Sommilito Garments Sramik Federation

Daisy Arago, Center for Trade Union and Human Rights (

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22
Mar
2017

On World Water Day - March 22, 2017 -  we are bringing together an incredible group of women of Color leaders based in the US, US-occupied territories, and Tunisia for an official side event at the 61st United Nations Commission the Status of Women (CSW). Panelists...