KIRUCODO REPORT FROM TWELFTH SESSION OF THE PERMANENT FORUM ON INDIGENOUS ISSUES 20 ‐ 31 MAY 2013 UNITED NATIONS HEADQUARTERS, NEW YORK

The UN Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations at its 2011 regular session, held from 31 January to 9 February 2011, decided to recommend Kikandwa Rural Communities Development Organization (KIRUCODO) Special consultative status with the Economic and Social Council and as a prerequisite to fulfill its mandate, KIRUCODO is always invited to send a delegation of participants to attend respective council meeting.

This Report was prepared and submitted to Kikandwa Rural Communities Development Organization (KIRUCODO) By KIRUCODO’s New York-based volunteer Ms. Jane Mcleod.

The following highlights below are explored in the report:

1)      Indigenous Youth: Identity, Challenges and Hope

2)      Agency Support Group on Indigenous Peoples’ Issues annual meeting for 2012

3)      Resilience, traditional knowledge and capacity building for pastoralist communities in Africa

4)      Rights of Indigenous Peoples to Food and Food Sovereignty

For more information, feel free to download a copy of the report at this LINK

 

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