UNM School of Law hosts Regional Indigenous Consultation with UN Special Rapporteur
United Nations Special Rapporteur, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, held a consultation on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples at the UNM School of Law on February 25, 2017.
Saturday, February 25, 2017
8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
UNM School of Law, Room 2401
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UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
The United Nations Special Rapporteur, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, is currently visiting the United States attending a series of regional consultations to examine how indigenous peoples are experiencing energy development in their areas.
The University of New Mexico School of Law hosted the Special Rapporteur’s visit during a Regional Indigenous Consultation focusing on energy development on Saturday, February 25, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in Room 2401 at the UNM School of Law, located at 1117 Stanford, N.E. in Albuquerque. Parking is free at the law school "L" lot on weekends.
Participants had the opportunity to present their cases and issues of concern, indicate the topics they are most interested in hearing about, and share any relevant documents with the Special Rapporteur prior to the regional consultation by using the online form (Register Now button) above. Documents were also collected on site.
- End of Mission Statement
- Final Report
- Event Flyer
- 2012 Addendum - Mission to the United States of America
- Preliminary Agenda
- Special Rapporteur on Rights of Indigenous Peoples Mandate
- Normative Framework – Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples and Other Instruments
For questions about the UNM School of Law event, please contact Associate Dean Christine Zuni Cruz, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or Mitzi Vigil, Program Administrator, Law & Indigenous Peoples Program, (505) 277-0405 Email: email@example.com