7th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum

From HREOC “The 7th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues is currently underway in New York. Key issues being discussed include the impact of climate change on Indigenous communities, and implementation of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.

HREOC has provided some funding support for Indigenous participants and has also entered into a partnership with National Indigenous TV to cover the forum. Information, including statements, daily reports and other documentation is available online at: http://www.humanrights.gov.au/social_justice/internat_develop_PFII.html

This is updated regularly by the Commission for the duration of the Forum.”