ALDAW, an advocacy-campaign network of Indigenous Peoples based in the Philippines, is supporting the recently launched No 2 Mining In Palawan Campaign. This follows last year's ALDAW campaign to Stop Mining Palawan Forest. To sign and circulate the No 2 Mining in Palawan Petition please visit:
The Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination responded to the Urgent Action submission with a letter issued to the Government of Papua New Guinea in March 2011:
Comments by international and Indonesian indigenous peoples, smallholders and non-governmental organisations on the 6th January 2011 consultation draft World Bank Group Framework and IFC Stratgy for Engagement in the Palm Oil Sector.
This document contains Volume IV of the series of compilations of United Nations human rights bodies’ jurisprudence pertaining to indigenous peoples and covers the years 2009 and 2010. It includes all of the UN treaty bodies and the recommendations of the Human Rights Council's Universal Peer Review mechanism.
Also see Volume I: 1993-2004, Volume II: 2005-2006, Volume III: 2007-2008 and Volume V: 2011-2012 under related reports.