Aaron Simon
Aaron Simon Campaign leader

http://www.un.org/esa/socdev/unpfii/en/sowip.html
http://www.un.org/esa/socdev/unpfii/documents/SOWIP_web.pdf - full report

Indigenous peoples contribute extensibly to humanity's cultural diversity, enriching it with more than two thirds of its languages and an extraordinary amount of its…Read More

Aaron Simon
Aaron Simon Campaign leader

REDD alert over draft deforestation text-key sections involving biodiversity and the rights of indigenous forest dwellers removed from the legally binding section

Wednesday, 16 December, 2009 09:20

by Jason Heppenstall

The leaked draft of a treaty that aims to reduce the CO2 emissions…Read More

Aaron Simon
Aaron Simon Campaign leader

US News

U.S. to pay $3.4 billion to settle Indian trust lawsuit
Tue, Dec 08 15:10 PM EST
By Tom Doggett

http://mobile.reuters.com/mobile/m/FullArticle/CUSN/ndomesticNews_uUSTRE5B73BH20091208?src=RSS-USN

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government said on Tuesday it will pay
$3.4 billion to settle…Read More

Aaron Simon
Aaron Simon Campaign leader

http://www.abs-cbnnews.com/special-report/09/05/09/ip-rights-climate-change-talks

by Purple S. Romero, abs-cbnNEWS.com/Newsbreak | 09/06/2009 3:17 AM

MANILA - Indigenous peoples (IPs) have gained ground in their fight to have their rights recognized in a new mechanism against climate change, as…Read More