DECLARATION ON RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES / DENMARK / FORMER GREENLAND / human rights / Indigenous Peoples Principles and Perspectives / lipan apache women defense / NAALAKKERSUISUT / SELF-RULE

SELF RULE FOR NAALAKKERSUISUT–(formerly known as Greenland)

Some of Greenland’s 58,000 people in Nuuk on Sunday at a ceremony giving the country powers of self-governance. Photo: Narayan Mahon for The New York Times New York Times, By Sarah Lyall, June 21, 2009Fondly, Greenland Loosens Danish Rule Excerpt:“The move, which allows Greenland to gradually take responsibility over areas like criminal justice and oil … Continue reading

border fence / border wall / Daniel Ibsen Morales / El Calaboz / Eloisa Garcia Tamez / indigenous people at international borders / LIPAN APACHE people / margo tamez / TEXAS / U.S.-Mexico border

"IN DEMOCRACY’S SHADOW: FENCES, RAIDS, AND THE PRODUCTION OF MIGRANT ILLEGALITY" by Daniel Ibsen Morales

Dr. Eloisa Garcia Tamez separated from ancestral lands by the mega-project border wall constructed by the United States against the firm protests of the Nde’ of El Calaboz Rancheria and from related Nde’ across the United States. University of Wisconsin Law School, Legal Studies Research Paper Series, Paper No. 1068, January 2009, Daniel Ibsen Morales … Continue reading

Global Indigenous Women's Caucus / lipan apache women defense / margo tamez / SYLVIA ESCARCEGA / UNPFII 8TH SESSION

INTERVENTION DOCUMENTS (ENGLISH)–GLOBAL INDIGENOUS WOMEN’S CAUCUS–8TH SESSION–UNPFII

These documents (INTERVENTIONS) of the Global Indigenous Women’s Caucus (GIWC) are provided here to support the future work of Indigenous Women, Apache women, Apachean Peoples and Communities, Indigenous Peoples, and transborder-transnational communication and support work. LAW-DEFENSE hopes that these can support the important work of Indigenous Peoples in the on-going efforts to protect cultures, environments, … Continue reading

BERLIN GERMANY / CONTEMPORARY NORTH AMERICAN INDIGENOUS HUMAN AND CULTURAL RIGHTS INJUSTICE / LECTURE / lipan apache women defense

JUNE 22nd LECTURE,Berlin, Germany/"CONTEMPORARY NORTH AMERICAN INDIGENOUS HUMAN AND CULTURAL RIGHTS INJUSTICES"

IN ENGLISH AND GERMAN “Contemporary North American Indigenous Human and Cultural Rights Injustice” There is a common idea out there that the injustices committed against North American indigenous “Indians” was a 19th Century and/or early 20th Century condition. While we all hold a general awareness that native reservations in the United States and reserves and … Continue reading

Climate Change / human rights / Indigenous Peoples Principles and Perspectives / LIPAN APACHES / REDD / Security / Texas-Mexico Border

Indigenous Peoples and Delegates Reject "REDD–Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation" as a Violation to Human and Indigenous Rights

From REDD Monitor[Photo Credit: Ben Powless] Indigenous Peoples reject carbon trading and forest offsets By Chris Lang, 4th May 2009 From 20-24 April 2009, almost 400 Indigenous representatives met in Anchorage, Alaska for the Indigenous Peoples’ Global Summit on Climate Change. After four days of meetings, they produced “The Anchorage Declaration“, which was agreed by … Continue reading

Agenda Items 4 (a) (b) / Global Indigenous Women's Caucus

Global Indigenous Women’s Caucus, Intervention, Agenda Item 4 (a) Human Rights ; (b) Dialogue with Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights

SPACE DEBRIS FROM THE MILITARIZATION OF SPACE (RIGHTS TO NON-MILITARIZED AIR, SPACE, AND THE SACRED MEMBRANE OF MOTHER EARTH) CANAMEX HIGHWAY MEGA-CONTINENTAL PROJECT BORDER WALL CONSTRUCTION LOWER RIO GRANDE MEGA-SECURITY PROJECT SOLDIERS & RECONNAISANCE OPERATIONS PROJECT, LOWER RIO GRANDE RIVER, TEXAS-MEXICO BORDER CLIMATE CHANGE: HURRICANE DOLLY UNLEASHES FLOODS IN LOW-LYING RANCHERIAS AND COLONIAS OF INDIGENOUS … Continue reading