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Wednesday, September 28 • 10:07 - 12:07

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Annual half-day panel discussion on the rights of indigenous peoples on the theme "Impact of social and economic recovery plans in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic on indigenous peoples, with a special focus on food security"

A/HRC/RES/18/8; A/HRC/RES/48/11; A/HRC/51/NGO/145; A/HRC/51/NGO/178

Opening statement: Ms. Ilze Brands Kehris, Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights

  • Mr. José Francisco Calí Tzay, Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples 
  • Ms. Myrna Cunningham, First Vice-President of the Fund for the Development of Indigenous Peoples of Latin America and the Caribbean (FILAC)
  • Mr. Binota Moy Dhamai, Chair of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
  • Mr. Yon Fernández-de-Larrinoa, Head of the Indigenous Peoples Unit, Partnerships and United Nations Collaboration Division, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (video message)

For panel discussions the online inscription for the lists of speakers opens on Tuesday, 6 September at 4 p.m., and closes 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by either approaching the list of speakers desk in room XX or sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org.
NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online. Speakers intending to participate in person are requested to confirm their participation at ohchr-ngoconfirmation@un.org.

Speaking time is 2 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX and through Sched and SMS alert.
The list of speakers for each panel discussion will be generated by the system based on the indicated priority and the time of inscription, thus allowing a broader representation of delegations participating in panel discussions over the course of the session. Please refer to the guidance note on the Extranet for further details.
The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Wednesday September 28, 2022 10:07 - 12:07 CEST
Room XX / Zoom