Indigenous Thesaurus of Human Rights Terms: Alphabetical List

 

[A] [B] [C] [D] [E]  [F]  [G]  [H]  [I]  [J]  [K]  [L]  [M]  [N]  [O]  [P]  [R]  [S]  [T] [U]  [V]  [W]  [X]  [Y]

A

Aboriginal & ancient star knowledge

Abortion

Abortion & female - infanticide

Abortion laws

Abuse of girl child

Access to ancestral lands

Access to development

Access to drinking water

cess to education

Access to forests

Access to health-care

Access to information

Access to lands

Access to laws

Access to maternity - benefits & welfare

Access to medicines

Access to mountains

Access to natural resources

Access to reefs

Access to resources

Access to sacred sites

Access to schools

Access to sea-beds

Access to sites

Access to waters

Access to wetlands

Access to workplaces

Activism

Activist advocacy

Activists

Adequate food production

Adequate housing

Administration

Administration of justice

Administrative authorities

Adolescent health

Adolescent pregnancy

Adoption

Adoption laws, rules & restrictions

Advocacy groups

Advocacy work

Advocacy work & campaigns

Afforestation

Agenda 21

Agrarian reforms

Agreements

Agri-business

Agricultural & forests resources

Agricultural biodiversity

Agricultural cooperatives

Agricultural funds

Agricultural knowledge

Agricultural labour

Agricultural lands

Agricultural policy

Agricultural practice

Agricultural produce

Agricultural products

Agricultural reforms

Agricultural research

Agricultural seasons

Agricultural systems

Agricultural technologies

Agricultural work

Agricultural workers

Agricultural, hunting, fishing & herding lands

Agriculture

Agriculture knowledge

Agriculture practices

Agro-forestry

Aid

AIDS

AIDS awareness

Air & water-borne diseases

Alcoholism

Alliances

Alternative education

Amendments

Ancestral

Ancestral domain

Ancestral forests

Ancestral knowledge

Ancestral lands

Ancestral laws

Ancestral property

Ancestral rights

Ancestral technologies

Ancestral territories

Ancestral totems

Ancestral waters

Ancient traditions

Anemia / Malnutrition

Animal diseases

Animal herding or rearing

Animal medicine

Animal resources - wool, milk, meat, etc.

Animal sacrifice

Animal wool

Animals

Animals & birds

Animal-trapping

Annexation

Annual hunts

Antimalarial drugs

Anti-terrorism laws

Aquatic habitats

Arbitrary arrest

Arbitrary detention

Archaeological heritage

Archaeological sites

Arctic ice-lands

Arctic lands

Armed conflict

Arrangements

Arrest

Art traditions

Artefacts

Article 8J of CBD

Artisans

Artisans - carpenter, potters, weavers, etc.

Artists

Artists & artisans

Artists / Craftsperson’s

Arts

Arts cooperatives

Arts & folklore

Arts & handicrafts

Arts institutions

Assimilation

Assimilation policy

Astronomical observatory

Astronomy

Asylum

Autonomy

Awareness programs

Ayurveda

 

B

Bacterial / Respiratory tract infections - viral hepatitis, tuberculosis & meningitis

Barter

Barter system

Basic education

Basic, higher & technical education

Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes & their Disposal

Basket making

Behavioural problem

Belief systems

Belief systems - taboo

Benefits sharing

Best practice

Bilateral arrangements

Bilateral fair-trade

Bilateral investments

Bilateral partnership

Bilateral treaties & accords

Bilingual education

Biodiversity

Biological diversity

Biological resources

Bio-piracy

Bio-prospecting

Biotechnology

Birds

Birth control

Bonded child labour

Bonded labour

Bonded, forced & domestic child labour

Border conflict

Border regulations

Borders

Boundaries

Buffalo

Building construction

Building material

Burial grounds

 

C

Campaigns

Capacity building

Capacity building & empowerment

Capacity building by vocational training

Capacity building in health care systems

Capital punishment

Carbon markets & credit

Carpenters

Carving

Cash crops

Caste system

Cattle

Cattle industry

Cattle ranching

Ceremonial gatherings

Ceremonial grounds

Ceremonial herbs

Ceremonial hunting

Ceremonial lands

Ceremonial objects

Ceremonial practices

Ceremonial rituals

Ceremonial songs

Ceremonies

Chants

Chants or prayers

Charter of the U.N.

Chemical fertilizers

Chemical weapon

Child abuse

Child care

Child care, nutrition, food security & hygiene

Child labour

Child leadership & capacity building

Child prostitution

Child refugees

Child rights

Child rights to education

Child sex tourism

Child sex trafficking

Child slavery

Child trafficking

Child welfare acts

Child marriage

Children

Children advocacy

Children & Youth

Children education

Children groups

Children health

Children in armed conflict

Children in custody

Children leaders

Children network

Children with disabilities

Children working in hazardous conditions

Children rights

Chronic diseases

Chronic hunger

Citizenship

Civil - criminal law

Civil & cultural rights

Civil & political rights

Civil disobedience

Civil rights

Civil war

Clean Development Mechanism (CDM)

Clean drinking water

Climate

Climate change

Climate change & toxic pollution

Climate impact assessments

Clothing

Coal

Coastal fishing

Coastal foreshore

Coastal mangrove

Coastal reefs

Coastal sea beds

Coastal seas

Coastal waterways

Coasts

Coca leaf

Code of conduct

Collective bargaining

Collective health

Collective heritage

Collective human rights

Collective initiative

Collective land

Collective land use

Collective ownership

Collective property

Collective responsibility

Collective rights

Collective strength

Collective title

Collective use

Colonialism

Colonisation

Commercial agriculture

Commercial fishery

Commercial forestry

Commercial forestry - paper, rubber, etc.

Commercial hunting

Commercial law

Commercial trees - paper, rubber, coca, etc.

Commission for Social Development (CSD)

Commission on Human Rights (CHR)

Commission on Population & Development (CPD)

Commission on Science & Technology for Development (CSTD)

Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD)

Commission on the Status of Women (CSW)

Committee Against Torture (CAT)

Committee on Economic, Social & Cultural Rights (CESCR)

Committee on Non-Governmental Organisations (CONGO)

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW)

Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD)

Committee on the rights of the child (CRC)

Common heritage

Common lands

Common property

Communal land ownership

Communicable & viral diseases

Communication

Community

Community & Public information

Community approval

Community areas

Community birth control or infanticide

Community centers

Community clothing

Community control over education

Community decision making process / Community development

Community development

Community education

Community empowerment

Community forests

Community groups

Community health

Community health - care centres

Community health – care systems

Community initiative

Community land ownership

Community land ownership & title

Community land title

Community lands

Community lands & Resource ownership

Community laws

Community leaders

Community management

Community midwifes

Community names

Community occupied lands & Resources

Community organisations

Community ownership

Community ownership of traditional territories

Community ownership rights

Community participation

Community property

Community representation

Community resources

Community rights

Community schools

Community streams

Community title

Community trauma

Community waters

Compensation

Compensation aid

Compensation & Rehabilitation

Confidential health services

Conflict management

Conflict resolution

Conflict resolution & Decision making

Conflict resolution, prevention & Peace-building

Consensus / Voting

Conservation

Constitution

Constitution of (American Declaration on the rights of Indigenous peoples)

Constitutional acts

Constitutional advisory committee

Constitutional laws

Constitutional reforms

Constitutional settlements

Construction projects

Constructive arrangements

Consultation

Consultation & Participation

Consultation for social development

Consultation in decision making

Consultation of indigenous peoples

Consultation, decision making, Participation, & project implication

Contamination

Contemporary treaties

Contract labours

Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD)

Conventions

Cooperative federalism

Cooperative groups

Cooperative markets

Cooperatives

Coordination

COP- of CBD

Copyright act

Coral reefs

Corporations

Corruption

Cosmology

Covenant on Civil & Political rights

Covenant on Economic, Social & Cultural rights

Craft persons

Crafts

Creation legends

Crime prevention

Crime victims

Criminal law

Criminal trial

Criminality

Crop - sharing system

Cross border conflict

Cross border migration

Cross breading or taming animals

Cross-pollinating plants

Cultivation

Cultural activity

Cultural alienation

Cultural & linguistic diversity

Cultural & traditional value system

Cultural aspects - dress, housing, etc.

Cultural autonomy

Cultural development

Cultural diffusion

Cultural disintegration

Cultural distinctions

Cultural diversity

Cultural festivals

Cultural freedom

Cultural genocide

Cultural grants

Cultural groups

Cultural heritage & ceremonial grounds

Cultural heritage & folklore

Cultural heritage & historical background

Cultural heritage & oral traditions

Cultural heritage & sacred sites

Cultural heritage & value systems

Cultural identity

Cultural institutions

Cultural integrity

Cultural lifestyle

Cultural objects

Cultural practices

Cultural property

Cultural restitution

Cultural rights

Cultural sites

Cultural status of indigenous peoples

Cultural study

Cultural traditions

Cultural values

Culture - Protection & Promotion

Cure for diseases

Custodians

Custodians & Teachers

Custodians / Elders

Custodians / Leaders

Customary

Customary adoption

Customary agricultural work

Customary exchange

Customary guardians

Customary knowledge

Customary land

Customary land rights

Customary land tenure system

Customary land title

Customary land use

Customary laws

Customary legal system

Customary marriages

Customary owned lands

Customary ownership

Customary ownership rights

Customary practice & belief systems

Customary practices

Customary punishments & practices

Customary rights

Customary rites - birth, marriages, death

Customary ritual practices

Customary rituals

Customary systems

Customary title

Customs

Customs & traditions

 

D

Dams

Dance

Dance & music

Dance costumes

Dance grounds

Dance institutions

Dancers

Dances for healing

Death in custody

Decision making

Decision making, Youth

Declaration & Ratifications

Declaration of the World Summit on Physical Education

Declaration on Race & Racial Prejudice

Declarations

Decolonisation

Definition of indigenous peoples

Deforestation

Degradation of land

Degradation of soil

Deities

Delinquency

Demarcation

Demilitarisation

Democracy

Democracy & Electoral system

Department of Economic & Social Affairs

Department of Political Affairs

Department of Public Information

Deportation

Desert

Desertification

Designs

Detention

Development

Development aid

Development laws

Development plans

Development policy

Development programme

Development project

Development work

Diabetes

Diabetes mellitus

Diabetes - related mortality / Deaths

Diet - control, exercise & medication

Disabilities

Disabilities prejudices

Disappeared persons

Discrimination

Diseases

Diseases, degenerative

Diseases, geriatric

Diseases, venereal

Displaced peoples

Displacement

Dispossession of land

Dispossession of resources

Distribution rights

Documentation

Documentation & Resource centres

Documentation Centres

Domestic animals

Domestic child labour

Domestic-help labour

Domestic violence

Domestic waters - cooking, washing, etc.

Draft declaration

Draft Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Economic, Social & Cultural Rights (ICESCR)

Dress & ornaments

Dress or costumes

Dressing

Drinking water supply

Drinking waters

Droughts

Drug abuse

Drug policy

Drug trafficker

Drugs – basic & generic

Durban Declaration & Programme of Action

 

E

Ecological balance

Ecological refugees

Ecological uniqueness

Ecology

Economic

Economic & Social Council

Economic administration

Economic aids, grants & assistance

Economic deprivation

Economic development

Economic exploitation

Economic integration

Economic planning

Economic policy

Economic reforms

Economic resources

Economic rights

Economic sanctions

Economic, Social & Cultural rights

Economy

Ecosystems

Education

Education - awareness

Education facilities

Education - girl child

Education policies

Education reforms

Education system & resource management

Education, Child

Education, Health & labour reforms

Education, Women

Educational institutions

Educational programme

Educational research & documentation

Educational schools, colleges & institutions

Educational services

Elders

Elders council

Electoral system

Elementary & Secondary schools

Elementary, Higher & Secondary Schools

Eliminate child trafficking

Employment

Employment benefits

Employment laws

Employment policies

Employment Security & Benefits

Employment, Youth

Empowerment

Empowerment of farming community

Empowerment, Women

Encroachment

Endangered species

Endemic and epidemic malaria

Endemic situations

Enforced education

Enforced sterilization

Environment

Environment awareness

Environment - forest, rivers & wildlife

Environmental agreements

Environmental damage- climate change, acid rain,etc

Environmental degradation

Environmental destruction

Environmental disaster

Environmental disasters - radiation, etc.

Environmental education

Environmental- forests & wildlife

Environmental impact

Environmental issues

Environmental justice

Environmental laws

Environmental management plans

Environmental policy

Environmental protection

Environmental refugees

Environmental rights

Epidemic - small pox, measles, malaria etc

Epidemiology

Equal participation

Equal pay or wage

Equality

Ethical

Ethical guidelines

Ethnic cleansing

Ethnic conflict

Ethnic discrimination

Ethnic diversity

Ethnic groups

Ethnic identities

Ethnic marginalism

Ethnocentrism

Ethnocide

Ethno-federalism

Eviction

Exclusion

Execution

Existence

Exorcism of spirits

Exploitation

Exploitation of resources

Expropriation

Ex-situ conservation

Extermination

Extractive industries

Extractive industries & occupational hazards

Extractive industries mines & Dams

Extractive industries - mines & Urbanization

Extractive industries - mining pollution

Extractive industry - mining & development

Extreme poverty

 

F

Fact finding missions

Factory foods

Fair compensation

Fair trial

Fair Wages / Salary

Family

Family deities

Family education

Family environment

Family - kinship, clan

Family maternal healthcare

Family nutrition

Family planning

Family relationship

Family reunification

Family systems

Family traditions

Family violence

Famines & droughts

Farm cooperatives

Farmers

Farmers, fishermen, hunter-gatherers, herders & pastoralists

Farming

Farming practices

Fauna

Federal army & police

Federal authorities

Federal government policy & reforms

Federalism

Fellowship / Grants

Fellowship programme

Fermentation technology

Fertile land

Festivals

Financial Aids / Grants

Fire-wood

Firework industries

First Nations

Fish markets

Fisheries

Fishermen

Fishery regulations

Fishery rights

Fishery treaties

Fishing

Fishing boats & nets

Fishing community empowerment

Fishing grounds

Fishing – hunting

Fishing knowledge

Fishing markets

Fishing regulations

Fishing rights

Fishing settlements

Fishing systems

Fishing treaties

Flooded lands

Flood-plains

Floods

Flora

Flora & Fauna

Folk art paintings

Folk music

Folk songs

Folklore

Folklore & Cultural heritage

Folklore & Legends

Folklore - Arts & handicrafts promotion

Folklore - oral traditions

Folklore – stories, songs, dance & music

Folklore traditions

Folktales

Food

Food & Agriculture Organization (FAO)

Food-aid or relief

Food exchange

Food gathering

Food preparation

Food production

Food security

Food security & agricultural practices

Food systems

Forced abortion

Forced assimilation

Forced birth control

Forced child labour

Forced conversion

Forced displacement

Forced displacement & resettlement

Forced education

Forced eviction

Forced labours

Forced migration & refugee camps

Forced migration due to poverty, floods, etc.

Forced military occupation

Forced recruitment in armed forces

Forced rehabilitation

Forced relocation

Forced relocation for military purpose

Forced repatriation

Forced sterilization

Forced, bonded & migrant labour

Foreign diseases

Foreshore

Forest & Water resource

Forest areas

Forest communities

Forest customary practices

Forest deities

Forest knowledge

Forest knowledge – herbal medicines

Forest lands

Forest management

Forest peoples

Forest produce

Forest protection committees

Forest resources

Forest revenue

Forest rights

Forest spirits

Forest, Mineral & Water resources

Forest, waters, etc.

Forestry programs

Forests

Forests plants & trees

Forests produce

Forests, agricultural & dairy products

Formal education

Fossil fuels

Free trade

Free, prior & informed consent

Freedom & equality

Freedom of association & assembly

Freedom of expression

Freedom of movement

Freedom of opinion

Freedom of religion

Freedom of speech

Freedom, Child

Fruit trees

Full & equal respect

Full consultation

Fund raising

Fundamental freedom

Fundamental rights

Fundamental Rights & Human Rights

Fundamental standards

Fundamentalists

Funding

 

G

Gambling

Garimpeiros

Gas leak

Gathering systems

GATT / WTO issues

Gender & child abuse

Gender discrimination

Gender exclusions

Generic drugs

Generic drugs & health care systems

Generic HIV drugs

Genesis legends

Genetic & biological resources

Genetic engineering

Genetic heritage

Genetic materials

Genetic resources

Genetically modified seed-crops & foods

Genocide

Girl child

Girl child freedom

Girl child labour

Global Environment Facility (GEF)

Global warming

Globalization

Gold miners

Goodwill ambassador

Governance

Government policy

Grazing lands

Green Party

Ground information

Guardianship

Guerrilla groups

 

H

Handicrafts

Handloom textiles

Harvest festivals

Harvest songs

Harvesting

Healing practices

Health

Health & child care

Health & housing conditions

Health & safety

Health care

Health care centres - clinics & hospitals

Health care education

Health care facilities

Health care policy

Health care services

Health care systems

Health education

Health insurance

Health knowledge & Motherhood

Health monitoring

Health of girl child

Health policy

Health programmes

Health status

Health systems

Health, Child

Health, education & housing

Health, Women

Heart Strokes, Cancer, Diabetes, Arthritis, Blood sugar, Asthma, Cholesterol

Herbal medicine

Herbarium

Herding

Hereditary chiefs

Hereditary title

Heritage

Heritage management

Heritage sites

Heroes

Heroic humans

Historical & archaeological sites

Historical background

Historical objects

Historical places

Historical treaties

History

History of slave trade

Homeland

House building

House painting

Household objects

Housing & settlement

Housing - shelter

Human development

Human fundamental rights violations

Human genetic material

Human genome diversity project

Human Rights

Human rights abuses

Human rights activists

Human Rights & Fundamental freedom

Human Rights Committee (HRC)

Human rights education

Human rights groups

Human rights violations

Human settlements

Human trafficking

Hunger

Hunger strike

Hunt councils

Hunt deities

Hunt festivals

Hunter-gatherer

Hunters

Hunting

Hunting animals

Hunting & fishing

Hunting camps

Hunting - fishing areas

Hunting forests

Hunting - gathering

Hunting knowledge

Hunting rituals

Hunting weapons

Hydro-electric projects

 

I

Ice-house (igloo)

Ice-lands

Identified, to-be identified, registered & reserved area

Identity

Identity-recognition

Ill treatment

Illiteracy

ILO Convention 107

ILO Convention 169

ILO Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC)

ILO Convention 182 on Worst forms of Child Labour

Immigrants

Immigration

Immunisation

Implementation

Imprisonment

Impunity

Inalienable land ownership

Inalienable rights

Indigenous advocacy

Indigenous advocates

Indigenous astronomy

Indigenous & territorial Rights

Indigenous children

Indigenous commissions

Indigenous congress

Indigenous cooperative

Indigenous councils

Indigenous courts

Indigenous culture

Indigenous definitions

Indigenous education

Indigenous families & foster parents

Indigenous governance

Indigenous groups & Organizations

Indigenous healers

Indigenous health knowledge

Indigenous heritage

Indigenous history

Indigenous industries

Indigenous innovations

Indigenous institutions

Indigenous journalism

Indigenous journalists

Indigenous knowledge

Indigenous knowledge systems

Indigenous knowledge, technology & skills

Indigenous land claim

Indigenous languages & writing systems/Scripts

Indigenous laws

Indigenous lawyers

Indigenous leaders

Indigenous leadership

Indigenous literatures

Indigenous media-campaigns

Indigenous media organisations

Indigenous mothers

Indigenous names

Indigenous nations

Indigenous navigation skills & techniques

Indigenous network

Indigenous NGOs

Indigenous Peoples Caucus

Indigenous Peoples land

Indigenous Peoples of Africa

Indigenous Peoples of Arctic

Indigenous Peoples of Asia

Indigenous Peoples of Central America

Indigenous Peoples of North America

Indigenous Peoples of Russia

Indigenous Peoples of South America

Indigenous Peoples of the Pacific Region

Indigenous Peoples organizations

Indigenous Peoples rights

Indigenous Peoples technology

Indigenous participation

Indigenous publications

Indigenous radio

Indigenous reforms

Indigenous representatives

Indigenous research institutions

Indigenous rights

Indigenous scripts

Indigenous skills

Indigenous social-workers

Indigenous states

Indigenous teachers

Indigenous technology

Indigenous technology, skills & innovations

Indigenous title

Indigenous trade

Indigenous women

Indigenous Women & Youth representation

Indigenous writing system

Indigenous youths

Individuals rights

Industrial child labour

Industrial development

Industrial labour

Industrial pollution

Industrial projects

Industrial waters

Industrial workers

Industrialization

Industries

Infant mortality

Infections

Infectious disease

Influencing decision making & policy

Informal mining

Informal, casual & unorganised labour

Information

Information dissemination

Information sharing

Initiation rituals

Innovation

Innovative educational techniques

Institutions

Intellectual property code

Intellectual property rights

Inter-cultural education

Inter-cultural marriage systems & restrictions

Inter-cultural relations

Inter-cultural schools & institutions

Inter-disciplinary school curriculum

Inter-indigenous partnership

International Bank for Reconstruction & Development (IBRD)

International Bill of Rights/Obligations

International cooperation

International Court of Appeal

International Court of Justice

International day of IP

International decade of IP

International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)

International instruments

International Labour Organization (ILO)

International laws

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

International organization

International standards

International Telecommunication Union (ITU)

International trade

International year of IP

Invasion

Investigation

Investment laws

Investments policy

IP consultation

IPs knowledge

IPs innovation

IPs participation

IPs Resources & Research Centres

IPs technology

IPs Trial, Sentence, Punishment & Appeal

Irrigation systems

Islands

 

J

Jewellery

Johannesburg Declaration on Sustainable Development

Joint forestry management

Joint UN Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS)

Journalism

Judicial system

Juridical status

Juvenile justice

 

K

Killing

Knowledge of agricultural seasons

Knowledge of stars

Knowledge systems

Kyoto Protocol

 

L

Labour

Labour camp

Labour commissions

Labour conditions

Labour health & AIDS

Labour health & safety at work

Labour laws

Labour migration

Labour party

Labour regulations

Labour relations

Labour rights

Labour standards

Labour trafficking

Labour trafficking women & children

Labour work conditions

Labour, Child

Lakes

Lakes and rivers

Land

Land administration

Land alienation

Land claims

Land clearing

Land conservation

Land demarcation

Land exploitation

Land expropriation

Land fertility

Land invasion

Land lease

Land management

Land productivity & nutrient cycle

Land reclamation

Land reforms

Land restoration

Land rights

Land / Resources claim

Land tenure system

Land title

Land treaties

Landless labour

Lands & forests

Language

Language rights

Law enforcement

Laws

Lawyers

Leaders

Leaders, Women

Left-wing party

Legal aid

Legal aid & legislative initiative

Legal definitions

Legal implications

Legal standards

Legal status

Legal support

Legally binding

Legally binding arrangements

Legends

Legislation

Legislation / Laws

Life-expectancy

Life-style

Literature

Livelihood

Livestock

Livestock animals

Livestock fodder

Living conditions

Local administration

Local affairs

Logging

Lost generation

 

M

Mabo case

Mal nourishment

Malaria

Malnutrition

Malnutrition & nutritional needs

Maltreatment & family neglect

Management

Management of - forests & water resources

Management policy

Mandate

Man-made heritage

Manure

Marginalization

Marginalized & remote communities

Marine rights

Market economy

Market systems

Markets

Markets, Fishing

Marriages

Marriages - arrangements

Massacre

Maternal deaths

Maternal health

Maternal health care

Maternity benefits

Mataatua declaration

Media

Media & Information

Medical care

Medical experiments on humans

Medical institutions

Medical systems

Medicinal animals

Medicinal chants

Medicinal herbs

Medicinal knowledge

Medicinal plants

Medicinal plants & generic drugs

Medicinal plants, herbs, roots, leaves, tree-bark, flowers, etc.

Medicine

Medicine from animals

Medicine peoples

Medicine-woman

Meditation

Mega-projects

Mental & physical health conditions

Mental disabilities

Mental disorder, depression, phobias, stress & trauma

Mental illness / Health

Mercury

Metal casting

Midwifes

Migrant & bonded women labour

Migrant agricultural labours

Migrant agricultural workers

Migrant industrial workers

Migrant labours

Migrant workers

Migrant, debt-bonded, construction labour

Migrant, forced labour

Migrant, mining, forced, bonded Labour

Militarization

Militarisation & armed conflicts

Military atrocities

Military bases / Areas

Military occupation

Military rule

Mineral exploration

Mineral - forest reserves

Mineral industries – mining / Development

Mineral laws, contracts & licenses

Mineral reserves

Mineral resources

Mineral, oil & gas

Minerals

Minerals & forests

Mines

Mines & industries

Mines - coal, cold, uranium, iron-ore, etc.

Minimum age

Minimum employment benefits

Minimum salary

Minimum standards

Minimum wage

Mining

Mining activism

Mining code

Mining companies

Mining labours

Mining workers

Mining, industrial & plantation labour

Minor child adoption

Minor forest produce

Minorities

Minority rights

Monitoring

Monitoring standards

Montreal Protocol

Monuments

Mortality

Mother & child care

Mother tongue

Motherhood

Mountains

Multi-cropping

Multi-cultural

Multi-cultural activities

Multi-cultural & bilingual education

Multicultural education

Multiculturalism

Multi-ethnic parties

Multi-lateral & sub- regional treaties

Multilateral agreements

Multilateral instruments

Multi-lingual

Multi-national corporations

Murder

Music

Musical instruments

Musicians

Mythical animals

Mythical forests

Mythical lands

Myths

Myths & legends

 

N

Nation states

National laws

National legislation

National parks

Nationality

Native Americans

Native cultures

Native language

Native titles

Native title act

Natives

Natural & biological resources

Natural conservators

Natural dyes

Natural ecosystems

Natural heritage

Natural insulin

Natural landscapes

Natural laws

Natural places - mountains, lakes, etc.

Natural resource exploitation

Natural resource management

Natural resources

Natural resources & extractive industries

Natural resources – forests, waters, etc.

Natural resources – minerals, etc.

Natural wealth – forests / Mineral occupation

Nature - Wildlife, Hunting, Food gathering

Nature worship

Naturopathic homeopathic, and Ayurvedic medicine

Navigation

Navigation & Fishing

Negotiation objects or bride-price

Negotiations

Neo-colonialism

Neoliberalism

Network activity

Nomadic camps

Nomadic peoples

Nomadism

Nomads

Non-governmental organizations

Non-implementation

Non-recognition of IPs

Non-violent protest, rally & demonstration

Nuclear contamination

Nuclear power station / Nuclear power station accidents

Nuclear tests

Nuclear waste dumps

Nuclear weapons

Nutrient cycle

Nutrition

Nutrition & food security

 

O

Occupation

Occupational hazards

Occupational health diseases

Occupational skills

Office of Legal Affairs

Office of the Secretary General

Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)

Oil

Oil - mineral resources

Oil spillage

Open-ended Intersessional Working Group on Draft United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Open-ended Working Group on the Right to Development

Oral cultural values

Oral histories

Oral History

Oral knowledge

Oral traditional languages

Oral traditions

Oral traditions & cultural values

Original names

Ownership rights

 

P

Paid maternity leave

Painters

Paramilitary

Parenthood

Participation

Participation & implementation

Participation at U.N

Participation, Women

Participation, Youth

Participatory agricultural research

Participatory decision making

Partnership

Party funds

Pastoral farming

Pastoral lease

Pastoralists

Pastorals

Patent laws

Patent laws & Copyright acts

Patent laws & Regulations

Patents

Peace accord

Peace processes

Peoples rights

Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

Persecution

Persons with disabilities

Philosophies

Physical disabilities

Physical integrity

Physical need

Pipeline

Plant based substances

Plant gathering

Plant gathering rituals

Plant spirits

Plantation

Plantation labours

Plants

Plants knowledge

Police & Prison

Policy advocacy

Policy changes

Policy processes

Political accession rituals

Political alliance

Political history

Political ideology

Political institutions

Political mandate & reforms

Political manifesto

Political participation

Political parties

Political party - representation

Political preferences

Political prisoner

Political recognition

Political refugee

Political representation

Political rights

Political rights, powers & duties

Political status

Political violence

Pollution

Pollution control

Pollution regulations

Population transfer

Potters

Pottery

Poverty

Power sharing

Power - loom textiles

Practices

Preamble reference

Pregnancy - childbirth

Preservation

Pre-sessional Working Group on Indigenous Populations

Prevention & control strategies

Prevention & cure

Preventive - curative health systems

Primary education

Primary health care system

Private ownership

Privatisation

Programmes / Projects

Project affected Peoples (PAPs)

Projects

Property & inheritance Rights

Property ownership

Property rights

Prostitution

Protected areas

Protected forests

Protected sites

Protection

Protection & promotion

Protection / Conservation

Psychological health

Psychological traumatism

Public education system – schools, etc.

Public health

 

R

Racial discrimination

Racism

Radiation

Radiation effects

Radiation exposure & toxic waste pollution

Radioactivity

Rainforests

Rangeland resources

Rape

Reclaimed territory

Reclamation

Recognition

Recognition of IPs

Reconciliation

Reconstruction

Recovery of culture

Recovery of lands

Reefs

Re-forestation

Reforms

Reforms & positive amendments

Refugee camps

Refugee children

Refugees

Refugees health

Refugees / Migration

Refusal of medical assistance

Regulations

Rehabilitation

Rehabilitation policy

Rehabilitation sites

Relationship to land

Religion

Religious & ceremonial practices

Religious beliefs

Religious ceremonies

Religious ceremonies & sacred practices

Religious customs

Religious discrimination

Religious festivals

Religious freedom

Religious holidays

Religious institutions

Religious intolerance

Religious lands

Religious leaders

Religious philosophy

Religious practices – rites & rituals

Religious restrictions

Religious rights

Religious ritual

Religious ritual ceremonies

Religious songs

Religious / Spiritual relationships

Religious study

Religious traditions

Religious, Cultural, Educational freedom

Relocation

Reparation

Reparation of human remains

Repatriation

Repression

Reproductive health

Reproductive health & childcare education

Reproductive health & sexual awareness

Research institutions

Reservations

Reserved forests

Resettlement policy

Resettlement sites

Residential schools

Resource development

Resource exploitation

Resource management

Resource rights

Resource sharing

Resources - rivers, wells, dams, etc.

Responsibility

Restitution of land

Restitution of objects

Restoration

Restrictions

Return of artefacts

Review of development

Right of assembly

Right to be taught in own language

Right to development

Right to education

Right to employment

Right to food

Right to freedom

Right to health

Right to healthcare, housing, etc.

Right to retain their customs & traditions

Right to security

Right to self-determination

Right to succession, marriage laws, etc.

Right to work

Right to work & employment

Rights of the child

Rights of women, child & disabled

Rio declaration

Rio Declaration on Environment & Development

Rites-birth, marriage, death

Ritual ceremonies

Ritual dance

Ritual practices

Ritual songs

Ritual traditions

Rituals

Rituals ceremonies

River delta areas

River-valleys

River - water treaties

Rivers

Rivers & water bodies

Rivers & water resource

Rivers, springs & lakes

Roads & Railways

Rural children

Rural development

Rural exodus

 

S

Sacred animals

Sacred areas

Sacred beliefs

Sacred beliefs & spiritual relationship

Sacred ceremonies

Sacred chant - prayers

Sacred customs

Sacred designs

Sacred forests

Sacred healing places

Sacred icons

Sacred lakes

Sacred lands

Sacred mountains

Sacred mountains, forests, rivers, trees.

Sacred objects

Sacred places

Sacred plants

Sacred practices

Sacred prayers

Sacred rituals

Sacred rituals & religious ceremonies

Sacred rivers

Sacred shrines

Sacred sites

Sacred sites & ceremonial grounds

Sacred sites – burial grounds

Sacred sites protection

Sacred songs

Sacred symbols

Sacred symbols-designs

Sacred teachings

Sacred trees

Sacred waters

Sacrifice

Sacrificial rights

Salary

Sanctuaries

Sanitation

States judicial systems & laws

Scheduled castes

Scheduled tribes

School curriculum

Schools

Scientific cooperation

Script

Sea

Sea ports

Seabed

Seasons

Secession

Sedentarization

Seeds

Self-determination

Self-development

Self-governance

Self-government

Self-help groups

Self-identification

Self-management

Self-rule governments

Separation from parents

Separatism

Settlement

Sex awareness

Sex trafficking

Sexual abuse

Sexual abuse- AIDS, prostitution & abortion

Sexual exploitation

Sexual exploitation, Child

Shamanism

Shamans

Shifting cultivation

Silk-worm fibres

Skill training

Slave trade

Slavery

Small scale farmers

Social custom

Social development

Social inequalities

Social institutions

Social issues - health, education,

Social issues- women / Child rights

Social justice

Social rights

Social security

Social security - health & education

Social violence

Social welfare

Social well being

Social, cultural & political rights

Socio - cultural rights

Socio - economic administration

Socio - economic development

Socio - economic relationships

Soil

Soil erosion

Soil fertility

Solidarity & leadership

Songs

Songs & stories

Sovereignty

Special Committee on the Implementation of the Declaration on Decolonisation

Special rapporteur

Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous people

Special Rapporteur to undertake a study on indigenous peoples' permanent sovereignty over natural resources

Special regulations

Spirit animals

Spirit mountains

Spirits

Spiritual

Spiritual beliefs

Spiritual customs

Spiritual guides

Spiritual insights

Spiritual leaders

Spiritual malaise

Spiritual practices

Spiritual property

Spiritual relationship to lands

Spiritual relationships

Spiritual relationships & belief systems

Spiritual relationships & religious practices

Spiritual rights

Spiritual texts

Spiritual traditions

Spiritual values

Spirituality

Standard of living

Standard setting activity

Starvation cases

Starvation, & malnutrition

State boundaries

State of siege

State parties

States

Stone carvings

Stone objects

Storage systems

Stories

Streams

Street children

Street community

Strikes

Strikes, protests & labour standards

Struggle groups

Sub-Commission on the Promotion & Protection of Human Rights of the CHR

Subsistence life

Substance abuse

Sui generis system

Suicide

Suicide cases

Suicide death

Supernatural healings

Support groups

Survival

Sustainable development

Sustainable use

 

T

Taboo

Taboo & belief-systems

Taxes

Teachers

Teaching methods – medicine wheel

Technical education

Technical, mechanical & administrative skills

Technology

Terra nullius

Territorial integrity

Territorial land rights

Territorial management

Territorial rights

Territories

Terrorism

Textile

Textile persons

Threatened cultural heritage

Threatened language

Threatened sacred sites

Threatened sites

Threatened species

Timber logging

Timber wood

Tools & implements

Torture

Totem animals

Totem clans or sects

Totem poles

Totem, taboo, and cult practices

Totemic spirits

Totems

Tourism

Toxic substances

Toxic waste dumping

Toxic wastes

Toxic wastes & Pollution

Trade

Trade & Barter

Trade-barter systems

Trade policy

Trade regulations

Trade related aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPs)

Trade sanctions & restrictions

Trade-transport

Trade unions

Trade unions - strikes & collective bargaining

Tradition family environment

Traditional advocacy

Traditional agriculture

Traditional alcohols

Traditional ancestral lands & territories

Traditional artisans

Traditional artists

Traditional arts

Traditional arts & handicrafts

Traditional authorities

Traditional background

Traditional barter

Traditional barter system

Traditional birth – control methods

Traditional boats

Traditional boundaries, tree-markings, etc.

Traditional boundary

Traditional buildings

Traditional camps

Traditional ceremonies

Traditional childbirth

Traditional clothing

Traditional collective system

Traditional communities

Traditional congress

Traditional control

Traditional cosmology

Traditional councils

Traditional Councils & ownership rights

Traditional Councils / Indigenous Leaders

Traditional courts

Traditional crafts

Traditional craftsmen

Traditional crop sharing

Traditional crops

Traditional cultural institutions

Traditional cultures

Traditional customs

Traditional dances

Traditional decision making systems

Traditional deities

Traditional designs

Traditional diagnosis and treatment

Traditional dormitories

Traditional dress

Traditional dress & textiles

Traditional eating habits

Traditional economy

Traditional economic life

Traditional education

Traditional education institutions

Traditional education system

Traditional educational institutions

Traditional elders

Traditional employment

Traditional families

Traditional farmers

Traditional farming

Traditional festivals

Traditional fishermen

Traditional fishing

Traditional folk medicines, diagnosis and treatment

Traditional food gathering systems

Traditional food production

Traditional foods

Traditional forest use

Traditional forests

Traditional games

Traditional grazing land & hunting-fishing areas

Traditional groups

Traditional guides

Traditional healers

Traditional health care systems

Traditional health Centre / Camps

Traditional heritage

Traditional heroes

Traditional histories & literature

Traditional houses

Traditional hygiene & food-systems

Traditional indigenous skills

Traditional innovation

Traditional institutions

Traditional islands

Traditional jewellery

Traditional kinship & title

Traditional knowledge

Traditional land lease

Traditional land – management

Traditional land rights

Traditional land title

Traditional lands

Traditional language / Mother-tongue

Traditional laws

Traditional leader & custodians

Traditional leaders

Traditional Legends

Traditional lifestyle

Traditional livelihood

Traditional livelihood & occupations

Traditional markets

Traditional medicinal systems

Traditional medicine

Traditional medicine people

Traditional midwifes

Traditional migration

Traditional mining technology

Traditional music, songs & dances

Traditional musical instruments - objects

Traditional musicians

Traditional names

Traditional natural cures

Traditional objects

Traditional occupation livelihood & lifestyle

Traditional occupations

Traditional owned forests, rivers, water resources

Traditional ownership

Traditional participation

Traditional practices

Traditional practitioners

Traditional production, distribution & consumption systems

Traditional property

Traditional reproductive health

Traditional rights

Traditional schools

Traditional schools & educational institutes

Traditional seeds-crops

Traditional self–government system

Traditional shifting agriculture

Traditional singers

Traditional skill

Traditional social-institutions

Traditional societies

Traditional songs

Traditional / Spiritual mental counselling

Traditional staple - diet

Traditional stories, songs, music, etc.

Traditional storytellers

Traditional systems of governance

Traditional teachers

Traditional teaching methodology

Traditional technology

Traditional territories

Traditional textiles

Traditional title

Traditional trade

Traditional use

Traditional used lands, waters, forests, etc.

Traditional values

Traditional villages

Traditional water harvesting systems

Traditional water - drainage systems

Traditional water - well, spring, reservoirs

Traditional waters

Traditional wells & reservoirs or dams

Traditional women practioners

Traditional writing system or Script

Traditional youth groups

Traditional youth leadership

Traditionally occupied

Traditionally occupied lands

Traditions

Trafficking women

Training programs

Transmigration

Transmission of information

Trans-national corporations

Transport

Transport vehicles

Transportation by boats

Trauma

Traumatic Stress disorder

Treaties

Treaties & Other Arrangements

Treaties agreements

Treaties obligations and Claims

Treaty benefits

Treaty between IPs & Local governments

Treaty claim

Treaty enforcement

Treaty federalism

Treaty gathering

Treaty history

Treaty-making

Treaty negotiations

Treaty obligations

Treaty relationship

Treaty rights

Treaty study

Treaty violations

Tree festivals

Tree for timber wood

Tree markings

Tree spirits

Trees

Tribal leaders

Tribal people

Tropical forests

Tuberculosis

Type of Information - scientific, historical

Types of crime

Types of Diseases – infections, TB, AIDS

Types of infectious diseases - rheumatic fever, pneumonia, skin diseases, chronic ear infections, etc.

 

U

UN Agencies

UN Civil & Political Rights

UN Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (CCPR) (1966)

UN Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (CESCR) (1966)

UN Covenants

UN Conference on Environment & Development (UNCED)

UN Conference on Trade & Development (UNCTAD)

UN Convention Against Torture (CAT)

UN Convention on Biological Diversity

UN Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES)

UN Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against women (CEDAW)

UN Convention on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD)

UN Convention on the Prevention & Punishment of the Crime of Genocide

UN Convention on Wetlands (RAMSAR)

UN Convention to Combat Desertification

UN Conventions

UN Declaration on the Elimination of All forms of Intolerance and of Discrimination Based on Religion or Belief (1981)

UN Declaration on the Granting of Independence to Colonial Countries & Peoples

UN Declaration on the Right to Development

UN Declaration on the Rights of Persons Belonging to National or Ethnic, Religious and Linguistic Minorities

UN Declaration regarding Article 14 of UN Convention on the Elimination of All forms of Racial Discrimination (1963)

UN Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM)

UN Development Programme (UNDP)

UN documents & declarations

UN Draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

UN Environment Programme (UNEP)

UN Forum on Forests (UNFF)

UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)

UN General Assembly & Permanent Forum

UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

UN Human Rights Treaty Bodies

UN Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT)

UN Institute for Training & Research (UNITAR)

UN Instruments

UN International Research & Training Institute for the Advancement of Women (INSTRAW)

UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

UN Research Institute for Social Development (UNRISD)

UN Systems

UN Treaty bodies

UN Voluntary Fund for Indigenous Populations

UN Voluntary Fund for the International Decade of Indigenous Populations

UN Working Group on Indigenous Population

UN Youth Policies

Unemployment

UNESCO Declaration on Cultural Diversity

United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)

United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child

United Nations Educational, Scientific & Cultural Organization (UNESCO)

United Nations Working Group on Slavery

Universal Declaration of Human Rights (1948)

Uranium

Urban children

Urban community

Urbanisation

Utilitarian objects

 

V

Valleys

Value systems

Values

Venereal diseases & AIDS

Vernacular houses & architecture

Vienna Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer

Vienna declaration

Vienna Declaration & programme of Action

Village co-operatives

Village councils

Village deities

Village headman

Village houses

Village markets

Village traditions

Villages

Villages festivals

Vocational training

Voluntary code - TNC

Voluntary Fund for the International Decade of the Worlds’ Indigenous Peoples

Voluntary repatriation

Voting rights-election

 

W

Waste

Waste disposal

Water

Water-bodies

Water bodies s cooperative

Womens rights

Wood carvings

Woodlands

Workers cooperatives

Working conditions & Safety at work

Working Group on Arbitrary Detention

Working Group on Indigenous Populations

Working Group on the Administration of Justice

Working mothers

Working occupational safety

World Bank (WB)

World games for IPs

World Health Organisation (WHO)

World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)

World Tourism Organization (WTO)

World Trade Organization (WTO)

Writing Systems/Scripts

 

X

Xenophobia

 

Y

Youth

Youth advocacy

Youth festivals

Youth forums

Youth groups

Youth leaders

Youth leadership

Youth networks

Youth organizations

Youth platforms

Youth rights