|Meetings with the Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples during the fifth session of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples|
|04 June 2012|
During the fifth session of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples to be held in Geneva on 9-13 July 2012, the Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples, Professor James Anaya, will hold individual meetings with representatives of indigenous peoples and organizations. The meetings with the Special Rapporteur will be held from 9-12 July 2012. Representatives of indigenous peoples and organizations can request a meeting with him regarding matters that fall within his mandate, including allegations of human rights violations.
Requests for a meeting with the Special Rapporteur.
Requests for a meeting should be accompanied by written information on the issues to be presented to the Special Rapporteur, or relate to written information previously submitted to him. All requests should also state the names of the persons who will be attending the meeting.
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Whether a meeting is granted as well as the location and time of meetings granted will be indicated after 5 July 2012. Please note that to meet with the Special Rapporteur during the Expert Mechanism, you must also pre-register for its fifth session. Please see the Expert Mechanism's accreditation page.
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