Docip's Weekly News No. 202
MAY 24 - 30, 2020
Webinar: Sustaining Economy, Public Health and Environment for the future of humanity
May 25, 2020, 10:00am UTC/GMT, English
Webinar: Youth in Action: Water and COVID-19 in Latin America and the Caribbean
May 25, 2020, 2:00pm UTC/GMT, Spanish
Webinar: Virtual launch of the "Indigenous World 2020"
May 26, 2020, 1:00pm UTC/GMT, English
Webinar: Virtual launch of the "Mundo Indígena 2020"
May 27, 2020, 3:00pm UTC/GMT, Spanish
Webinar: Fortifying our collective fire
May 28, 2020, 3:00pm UTC/GMT, English, Spanish, French
Please note: Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, all UN meetings in Geneva and New York are postponed or cancelled. We are publishing virtual events here and on our Facebook page. If you know of any upcoming event, please write to pascal.angst(at)docip.org or use our contact form. Thank you!
Please visit these sources for further information on the Covid-19:
FIMI consultation on Good Practices of Indigenous Women against Covid-19 and Impacts on them
Applications for HLPF virtual side-events
Call for Inputs: UN Report on "Healthy Ecosystems and Human Rights"
Call for NGOs to apply for Consultative Status with the United Nations
Nomination of Human Rights Defenders for the Martin Ennals Award 2021
Call for inputs: Report of the Special Rapporteur on the impact of COVID-19 on Indigenous Peoples
UPR-Info: call for applications for Pre-Sessions 36
- Deadline (extended for Croatia, Bulgaria, Maldives, and Marshall Islands): June 15, 2020
Call for inputs: UN report on Internal displacement in the context of the slow-onset adverse effects of climate change
Call for written submissions to the EMRIP 13 pre-session
July 7 - 16, 2020, UNHQ, New York, USA
SOCIAL NETWORK NEWS
The 13th session of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples has been postponed to take place from 30 November to 4 December, 2020 due to the Covid-19 outbreak.
- There will be a closed virtual 2-hours pre-session at the end of June. Part of this pre-session will be recorded and published.
- There is a call for written submissions to the pre-session, open until June 22, 2020.
Send us your suggestions or corrections concerning our agenda and news!