Expert mechanism on the rights of indigenous peoples: Call for submissions


Study on the rights of the indigenous child under the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Background

Pursuant to Human Rights Council resolution 33/25, during its inter-sessional meeting in 2019, the Expert Mechanism decided to prepare a study on the rights of the indigenous child under the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples of 2007.

Presentation

A draft report will be introduced by the Expert Mechanism at its annual session, due to take place from 12 to 16 July 2021, after which it will be finalised and presented to the Human Rights Council at its forty-eighth session in September 2021.

Call

The Expert Mechanism would hereby like to call Indigenous Peoples, States, National Human Rights Institutions and academics to provide contributions to this study, in English, French or Spanish, in WORD format, to expertmechanism@ohchr.org, no later than 1 March 2021. Submissions should focus on the themes contained in the concept note.