Indigenous Peoples

Indigenous peoples, also referred to as First people, Aboriginal people, Native people, or autochthonous people, are ethnic groups who are native to a particular place. Indigenous first emerged as a way for Europeans to differentiate enslaved black people from the indigenous peoples of the Americas, being first used in its modern context in 1646 by Sir Thomas Browne, who stated "Although... there bee... swarms of Negroes serving the Spaniard, yet they were all transported from Africa... and are not indigenous or proper natives of America."Peoples are usually described as Indigenous when they maintain traditions or other aspects of an early …

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IISD: International Institute for Sustainable Development · 22 February 2024 English

This report outlines and compares various policy measures that Costa Rica, Gabon, Indonesia, Peru, and Rwanda have put in place to address deforestation.

and secure the rights of local communities, Indigenous Peoples, and smallholders. This process may involve Principle 3 – Indigenous Peoples’ Rights: The Organization shall identify and uphold Indigenous Peoples’ legal


CHA: Canadian Historical Association · 22 February 2024 English

APPLY HERE Department of History Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Position Number: F01411-2023-234 The Department of History at Memorial University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant …

orientation, gender identity, or gender expression; Indigenous Peoples; visible minorities, and racialized people;


PMLQ: Parti marxiste-léniniste du Québec · 20 February 2024 English

and spoke eloquently of the similarities in the struggle of the Palestinians and that of the Indigenous Peoples of North America. [...] Each people has the right to regain its dignity." More slogans resonated

struggle of the Palestinians and that of the Indigenous Peoples of North America. A member of Alternative


Action Canada · 19 February 2024 English

bus/ Treaty rights to sovereignty as a means to train stop and the traveller’s desired oppress Indigenous Peoples. [...] The lack of accessible • Increased Vulnerability: The absence of reliable transportation

solutions in California. attempt to dispossess Indigenous Peoples Metro Micro Launched by the from land, culture stop and the traveller’s desired oppress Indigenous Peoples. destination).43 Through Metro Micro, travellers environmental warriors.1,24 This is due to Indigenous Peoples experiencing disproportional effects of climate rooted in colonization. on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP), which Though these recommendations emphasizes a distinctions-based approach, the hope Indigenous Peoples’ right to self-government and is they also


Canadian Housing and Renewal Association · 16 February 2024 English

Reporting to the Executive Director, the Director of Policy and Government Relations oversees advocacy, policy-related program content, and works with members, external stakeholders and the Board of Directors to represent …

welcome and prioritize applications from Indigenous Peoples, racialized people, folks with disabilities


PI: Pembina Institute for Appropriate Development · 15 February 2024 English

generations, in alignment with Canada's adoption of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples and its legislative committment to promoting a clean, healthy, and sustainable environment

United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples and its legislative committment to promoting


CHRC: Canadian Human Rights Commission · 15 February 2024 English

Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples ahead of his country visit to Canada in which we highlighted a number of issues pertaining to Indigenous peoples with disabilities, including: intersecting

to the Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples ahead of his country visit to Canada in which highlighted a number of issues pertaining to Indigenous peoples with disabilities, including: intersecting


NAFC: National Association of Friendship Centres · 14 February 2024 English

PURPOSE OF THE FORUM The inaugural Urban Indigenous Social Economy Forum aims to amplify the voices of community- driven urban Indigenous social economy initiatives, to educate the social innovation/social finance …

purpose organizations, and ensure that urban Indigenous peoples are at the forefront of determining their acknowledging the challenges faced by urban Indigenous peoples, it is crucial to confront the institutional the economic and social prosperity of urban Indigenous peoples and communities. Through advocacy for systemic Together, we strive to ensure that urban Indigenous peoples and communities have access to the capital our cultures to improve the well-being of Indigenous peoples living in urban environments. PURPOSE OF


BC Housing · 14 February 2024 English

This program framework outlines the overall program principles, purpose, target populations, core elements, standards and guidelines, monitoring and reporting requirements, and defines the roles and responsibilities of project partners in …

committed to the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act as well as the obligations to consult commitment to the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act as well as the Province’s obligations


CBA: Canadian Bar Association · 13 February 2024 French

Les établissements d’enseignement educate all staff and faculty on trans juridique devraient éduquer tous les identities and ensure that trans membres du personnel et du corps students, staff and faculty …

Ce travail doit être accompli de manière Indigenous Peoples of Canada, à respecter les droits souverains


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