1999View the PDF document Update 31 (July - September 1999)
    1999 Working Group on Indigenous Peoples
  • Study on treaties (Item 8)
  • 1999 Sub-Commission on the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights
  • Resolutions and decisions concerning indigenous peoples
  • Self-determination and the survival of indigenous peoples
  • 1999 Midnight Sun Workshop, Inari, Finland
  • Upcoming events
  • Calendar of UN meetings
  • Preparatory meeting to the Working Group on the Draft Declaration
  • UNESCO workshop
  • WHO consultation
  • Tourism
View the PDF document Update 29-30 (May - June 1999)
  • 1999 Commission on Human Rights
  • Resolutions and decisions concerning indigenous peoples
  • Indigenous issues (Item 15)
  • Draft Declaration
  • Permanent Forum
  • Decade/UN general
  • Situations and developments: Mexico, Central and South America,
  • Asia and the Pacific, Other
  • Other items:
  • Self-determination (Item 5)
  • Racism (Item 6)
  • Development (Item 7)
  • Human rights violations (Item 9)
  • Economic, social and cultural rights (Item 10)
  • Civil and political rights (Item 11)
  • Women (Item12)
  • Rights of the child (Item 13)
  • Specific groups and individuals (Item 14)
  • Report of the Sub-Commission (Item 16)
  • Science and environment (Item 17)
  • Advisory services and technical cooperation (Item 19)
  • List of abbreviations
  • Upcoming events and new publications
  • Working Group on Indigenous Populations 1999
  • Other meetings and workshops
  • IUCN/WWF
  • WIPO
  • New publications
View the PDF document Update 28 (March - April 1999)
    Editorial
  • 1998 Working Group on the Draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
  • Organization of work
  • General debate
  • Articles 1 and 2
  • Article 12
  • Article 13
  • Article 14
  • Articles 44 and 45
  • Articles 15 to 18
  • Self-determination and related items
  • Report on the 1999 Working Group on the Permanent Forum for Indigenous Peoples
  • General statements
  • Mandate
  • Composition, membership and participation
  • Level
  • Financial and secretariat implications, location and name of forum, relationship with the WGIP
  • Follow-up
  • Adoption of the report
  • News
View the PDF document Update 27 (January - February 1999)
    Editorial
  • Working Group on the Permanent Forum for Indigenous Peoples
  • Historical background
  • Scope and mandate
  • Level
  • Composition, membership and participation
  • Relationship with WGIP
  • Financial implications and location
  • First Asian Indigenous Peoples Workshop on a Permanent Forum
  • Indore Declaration
  • Workshop on the Draft Principles and Guidelines for the Protection of the Heritage of Indigenous Peoples
  • Historical background
  • Conceptual considerations
  • Main difficulties in applying existing international legislation
  • Special measures of protection
  • United Nations Voluntary Funds
  • VF for the International Decade of the World's Indigenous People
  • VF for Indigenous Populations
  • 1999 Programme of the United Nations Human Rights Meetings - Indigenous Peoples