Highlights from the Opening Reception of "Free, Prior and Informed Consent: A symposium on human rights, Indigenous protocols and good practice"
ᓂᐲᑦ ᐃᓄᒃᑎᑐᑦ Louie Uttak NIRB Community Roundtable, July 23, 2012, Igloolik, 5:58 Inuktitut, Igloolik Elder expresses his concerns for protection of marine mammals and wildlife and Inuit way of life, 'Don't hide anything from me.'
Tagged:baffin island mining, Human Rights, Inuit, louie uttak, NIRB
Location:Igloolik, NU, Canada
Nunavut officials register concerns at Baffinland hearings: Overall, the Nunavut Government says it supports the mega-project, but it has concerns about potential impacts on wildlife and ...see Full Story
Mayor says Baffinland mine will have impacts on Iqaluit: Iqaulit Mayor Madeleine Redfern says the Mary River iron mine would bring
jobs and income to Nunavut, and more people to the capital, putting a
strain on...see Full Story
Tagged:baffinland hearings, baffinland mary river mine, Human Rights, Iqaluit Mayor, madeline, NIRB, Nunavut officials, redfern
Interview with Apak Qaqqasiq about climate change, Clyde River, Nunavut, August 27, 2005. In Inuktitut with English translation.
Tagged:2005, action, american commission, american declaration, Apak, Arctic, Assessment, change, Climate, cloutier, clyde, clyde river, declaration, duties of man, earth justice, earthjustice, elder, elders, environmental law, Human Rights, iachr, Impact, internation, international environmental law, Inuit, law, Legal, north, Nunavut, qaqqasiq, rights, siila, tape #1, tape 1, watt
This program is dedicated to Joan Carling, an activist from the Kankanaey people of the Philippines. She has served as an Expert Member on the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues during 2014 and 2016, and as the Secretary General of the Asia Indigenous Pact.
Tagged:Human Rights, Indigenous Women, Philippines, UN
A collection of Indigenous Rights Radio programs featuring the voices of Indigenous women leaders who are inspiring and creating change in their communities worldwide.
Our programs are available for you to download and broadcast free of charge at this link: http://rights.culturalsurvival.org/
Tagged:Human Rights, Indigenous Women, women's rights
Listen to the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples speak about an incident in July 2015 in Southern Belize affecting the rights of the Maya people.
To learn more read: www.culturalsurvival.org/news/belize-…maya-peoples
Tagged:Human Rights, Indigenous land rights, UN
Everything is alive and everything is related: this is the Mapuche way of understanding life. A philosophy that is threatened by the activities of the forestry industry in the region, mobilizing Mapuche communities to defend their land and territory.
Tagged:access to water, Chile, Forestry, Human Rights, mapuche, sustainability, water
Zacharias Kunuk with Lloyd Lipsett, Formal Intervention, NIRB Technical Hearing, July 23, 2012, Igloolik, Part 1/2 3:13 English Version. Zacharias Kunuk, speaking Inuktitut, describes his childhood growing up in the heart of the Baffinland mining region, going to school in English, eventually becoming a filmmaker.
Tagged:Baffinland, Human Rights, Intervention, IsumaTV, lloyd lipsett, Mary River, mining, Zacharias Kunuk
Zacharias Kunuk with Lloyd Lipsett, Formal Intervention, NIRB Technical Hearing, July 23, 2012, Igloolik, Part 2/2 1:18 English Version. Zacharias Kunuk concludes his and Lloyd Lipsett's presentation calling for up to date media technology and an Interactive Multimedia Human Rights Impact Assessment.