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  • Registration is Open: Indigenous Peoples at the UN, Project Access Online

  • Agustina Rato

    19th March 2021 at 1:26 pm

    Are you an Indigenous representative looking to engage with the United Nations? Do you work with Indigenous peoples and want to support them in their advocacy efforts? The United Nations Development Programme and Tribal Link Foundation are pleased to offer a FREE self-paced course on Indigenous Peoples at the United Nations.

    This course draws on Tribal Links’ flagship training program, Project Access Capacity Building Training Workshop for Indigenous Peoples, which has been training Indigenous leaders to advocate at the UN for over 15 years. The course contains three modules that will bring together leading Indigenous experts who will share their expertise on relevant UN and multi-stakeholder forums.

    The course will be offered in English and
    will become available on 8 April 2021.
    Versions in other languages are forthcoming. The course is aimed at Indigenous
    representatives interested in engaging with the United Nations but is open to

    Learning objectives:

    By the time the course in completed, you will:

    familiar with the history of Indigenous peoples’ movement for recognition
    at the United Nations
    opportunities for Indigenous peoples’ engagement and advocacy at the
    United Nations
    the knowledge of the entry points for Indigenous peoples’ engagement with
    various bodies and mechanisms of the United Nations.

    Course topics:

    The course will cover the following topics:

    History of Indigenous peoples at the UN
    The United Nations Permanent Forum on
    Indigenous Issues
    Opportunities for Indigenous peoples’
    engagement at other United Nations fora

    Course highlights and outcomes:

    a deeper understanding of the history and impact of Indigenous peoples’
    advocacy at the UN
    the key platforms for advocacy at the UN
    the skills to effectively advocate on Indigenous issues at the UN
    a community-of-practice committed to effective Indigenous advocacy at the

    Receive a certificate of
    completion from the course partners

    Register here

    More info

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