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EMRIP: Information on the 11th session

EMRIP: Information on the 11th session


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Your daily programme for the 11th session

Docip is pleased to inform you about the official program and side events of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (EMRIP) in Geneva. For last minute changes, we advise you to follow our Twitter account and consult the information boards at the UN.

The Programme

The daily schedule appears here as soon as it becomes available. Please click on the day’s link to see the corresponding schedule.

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Program of work

10:00-11:00am

Opening and organization of work

Welcoming remarks from:

  • President  or  Vice-President  of  the  Human  Rights Council
  • Kate Gilmore, United Nations Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights
Item 1

Election of officers

Opening remarks from the Chair of the Expert Mechanism

Item 2

Adoption of the agenda and organization of work

11:00am-1:00pm Item 4

Study and advice on free, prior and informed consent

3.00-6.00pm Item 4 Study and advice on free, prior and informed consent (continued)

 

Side-Events

Time Room TitleOrganisation

Languages

1:15-2:45pm

Room XXIII (23)

Developing a National Plan of Action for the UNDRIP

Independent Monitoring Mechanism regarding the implementation of the UNDRIP in Aotearoa New ZealandEN

1:15-2:45pm

Room XXVI (24)

Elaborating Free, Prior and Informed Consent (FPIC) in Sustainable Development: Discussing FPIC in Asia Beyond Development AggressionAsia Indigenous Peoples PactEN

1:15-2:45pm

Room XXV (25)

6:30-10:30pm La Pastorale Reception for Indigenous PeoplesDocipEN, FR, ES, RU

 

Indigenous Peoples' Meetings

Indigenous Peoples Global Caucus Meeting: 9:00-10:00am, room XXV (25)

Indigenous Peoples Global Caucus Meeting: 6:00-7:00pm, room XXIII (23)

Program of work

10:00am-1:00pm Item 3

Country engagement

3:00-6:00pm Item 8

Panel discussion on recognition reparation and reconciliation

 

Side-Events

Time Room TitleOrganisation

Languages

1:15-2:45pm

Room XXIII (23)

Legislative Framework to Implement the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Coalition for the Human Rights of Indigenous PeoplesEN, FR

1:15-2:45pm

Room XXVI (24)

Experiences of Political Autonomy and Intercultural Dialogue in Brazil: Autonomous Protocols of Consultation and Free, Prior and Informed ConsentRed de Cooperación Amazónica (Amazon Cooperation Network)EN, PT

1:15-2:45pm

Room XXV (25)

The OHCHR Indigenous Fellowship ProgrammeOHCHR Indigenous FellowsEN, ES, FR, RU

 

Indigenous Peoples' Meetings

Global Indigenous Youth Caucus Meeting: 9:00-10:00am, room XXV (25)

Indigenous Peoples Global Caucus Meeting: 6:00-7:00pm, room XXV (25)

Discussion on the Local communities and Indigenous Peoples platform: 7:00-8:00pm, room XXV (25)

Program of work

10:00-11:30am Item 5 Coordination meeting between EMRIP, UNPFII, the Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, and the UN Voluntary Fund for Indigenous Peoples (Closed meeting)
11:30am-1:00pm Item 6

Interactive dialogue with national human rights institutions, regional human rights institutions and indigenous human rights institutions

3.00-6.00pm Item 7

United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: good practices and lessons learned. Dialogue with Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, the Chair of the UNPFII, the Board of Trustees of the UN Voluntary Fund for Indigenous Peoples, and members of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women and the Human Rights Committee

 

Side-Events

Time Room TitleOrganisation

Languages

10:00-11:15am

Room XXVI (24)

Sacred Plants and Implementation of the Right to Free, Prior and Informed Consent of Indigenous PeoplesMaloca InternationaleEN, ES, FR

1:15-2:45pm

Room XXIII (23)

Matching Mandates to Advance Indigenous Peoples’ Rights at the Country Level

Permanent Mission of Denmark and Danish Institute for Human RightsEN, ES, FR

1:15-2:45pm

Room XXVI (24)

Recognition, reparation, and reconciliation:  Indigenous Sovereignty threatened under the current US AdministrationContinental Network of Indigenous Women of the AmericasEN, ES, FR

1:15-2:45pm

Room XXV (25)

Transitional Justice for Indigenous Peoples and actions for decolonizationINCOMINDIOS

EN, ES, FR

 

Indigenous Peoples' Meetings

Indigenous Peoples Global Caucus Meeting: 6:00-7:00pm, room XXIII (23)

Program of work

10:00-11:00am Item 7 United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: good practices and lessons learned
11:00am-1:00pm Item 9 Intersessional activities and follow-up to thematic studies and advice – Panel discussion on cultural heritage, indigenous languages and traditional knowledge
3.00-4.30pm Item 10 Future work of the Expert Mechanism, including focus of future thematic studies
4.30-6.00pm Item 11 Proposals to be submitted to the Human Rights Council for its consideration and approval

 

Side-Events

Time Room TitleOrganisation

Languages

1:15-2:45pm

Room XXIII (23)

2019: The International Year of Indigenous Languages

UNESCOEN

1:15-2:45pm

Room XXVI (24)

Advancing Indigenous Rights, Entrepreneurship and Community Well-Being through Good Practices and Engagement in the Tourism IndustryWorld Indigenous Tourism AllianceEN

1:15-2:45pm

Room XXV (25)

The 60s Scoop Legacy of Canada:  The effects of Indigenous Child Welfare in CanadaThe 60s Scoop LegacyEN

 

Indigenous Peoples' Meetings

Global Indigenous Youth Caucus Meeting: 9:00-10:00am, room XXV (25)

Indigenous Peoples Global Caucus Meeting: 6:00-7:00pm, room XXIII (23)

Program of work

10:00am-1:00pm Closed meeting
3.00-6.00pm Item 12 Adoption of studies and reports

 

Side-Events

Time Room TitleOrganisation

Languages

1:15-2:45pm

Room XXIII (23)

Book launch: "Research Methods in Indigenous Contexts"

Structural Analysis of Cultural SystemsEN, FR

1:15-2:45pm

Room XXVI (24)

1:15-2:45pm

Room XXV (25)

 

 

Important Note

The official list of side-events is available here: EMRIP Side Events

To the best of our knowledge, the information contained herein is accurate and reliable as of the date of publication; changes made by the Secretariat of the EMRIP after the time of publication may impact on the accuracy of this information.