Eighth session of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

The Expert Mechanism's eighth session took place from 20 to 24 July 2015 in the Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland.

Documentation for the Eighth session

  • Provisional agenda
  • Annotated provisional agenda
  • Draft programme of work for the 8th session
    E F R S
  • Study on the promotion and protection of the rights of indigenous peoples with respect to their cultural heritage
    E F S A C R
  • Summary of responses from the questionnaire seeking the views of States and indigenous peoples on best practices regarding possible appropriate measures and implementation strategies in order to attain the goals of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples - Draft report of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
    E F S A C R
  • Report of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples on its eighth session
    E F S A C R
  • Conference Room Paper 2: Report of the open-ended meeting of indigenous peoples on the follow-up to the World Conference on Indigenous Peoples
    E
  • Conference Room Paper 3: Submission from the Monitoring Mechanism regarding the implementation of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples in Aotearoa/New Zealand
    E
  • Conference Room Paper 4: Compilation of Calls to Action issued by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada relating to the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
    E

Side events

Statements made at the Expert Mechanism's sessions

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