doCip News

Pre-registration to the 13th session of the UNPFII
March,25 2014

The UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII) will take place in New York at the UN Headquarters from May 12 to 23, 2014. The pre-registration to this 13th session is now open. You will find all information related to this 13th session at the  ...  [more]

WIPO: information and documents on IGC 27
March,25 2014

The 27th session of the Intergovernmental Committee on Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Folklore (the IGC) will be held at the headquarters of WIPO in Geneva, from March 24 to April 4, 2014. It will address the  ...  [more]

Appointment of two EMRIP members during the 25th session of the HRC
March,17 2014

Two new members of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (EMRIP), from the Asia-Pacific Group and the Western European and Others Group,  will be appointed during the 25th session of the Human Rights Council, which is taking place  ...  [more]

doCip is moving its office
March,03 2014

doCip is moving its office from Monday, March 3, 2014 to Thursday, March 13, 2014. During this period, we won't be able to respond to requests and messages. Our telephone number and email addresses remain unchanged. Thank you for your understanding.  [more]

Nomination procedure for the new SRIP
February,25 2014

A new Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (SRIP) will be designated at the 25th session of the Human Rights Council (HRC), which will take place in Geneva from March 3 to 28, 2014. The new SRIP will take the position occupied by  ...  [more]

WIPO: information and documents on IGC 26
January,21 2014

The 26th session of the Intergovernmental Committee on Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Folklore (the IGC) will be held at the headquarters of WIPO in Geneva, from February 3 to 7, 2014. It will address the  ...  [more]

World Conference of Indigenous Women: Lima Declaration
January,13 2014

Click here to read the Lima Declaration resulting from the World Conference of Indigenous Women which took place in Lima, Peru, on October 28-30, 2013.  [more]

Update/Informativo 106
December,19 2013

We are happy to inform you that Update 106 is now available. Go to the "Update online" section to view the Table of Contents and find the link to the whole issue in PDF format. All previous issues are available in the "All issues" section.  [more]

WIPO: dates for IGC 26 and 2014 program
November,21 2013

The work program of the Intergovernmental Committee on Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Folklore (the IGC) for 2014 is as follows: - IGC 26 will take place from February 3 to 7, 2014 and will address the  ...  [more]

HRC 24 : resolutions "Human Rights and Indigenous Peoples"
October,31 2013

The draft resolutions A/HRC/24/L.21 and A/HRC/24/L.22 on Human Rights and Indigenous Peoples were adopted on September 26, 2013 at the 24th session of the Human Rights Council (HRC) in Geneva. The HRC notably: requests the Expert Mechanism to  ...  [more]