IACHR and UN Rapporteurs Lead Seminar on the Protection of the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

By | 7 June, 2010

logo-oas-enUN Special Rapporteur James Anaya and the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights Rapporteur on indigenous peoples, Dinah Shelton, led a training seminar for indigenous leaders and lawyers from the United States and Canada, in Washington, D.C. on June 3 and 4 at the offices of the Organization of American States. The seminar was aimed at providing training on the Inter-American and UN human rights systems, especially as they relate to the protection of the rights of indigenous peoples. See Press Release.