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The Resource State of the world's indigenous peoples, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Division for Social Policy and Development, Secretariat of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

State of the world's indigenous peoples, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Division for Social Policy and Development, Secretariat of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

Label
State of the world's indigenous peoples
Title
State of the world's indigenous peoples
Statement of responsibility
Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Division for Social Policy and Development, Secretariat of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One condition needed for facilitating the implementation of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples is information about those peoples. The chapters in this publication are based on the thematic areas within the mandate of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, and highlight some major issues indigenous peoples face.--Foreword
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
305.08
Government publication
international or intergovernmental publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GN380
LC item number
.S73 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • United Nations
  • Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (United Nations)
  • United Nations
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Minorities
  • Minorities
  • Acculturation
  • Culture conflict
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Acculturation
  • Culture conflict
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Minorities
  • Minorities
Label
State of the world's indigenous peoples, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Division for Social Policy and Development, Secretariat of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Poverty and well-being. Introduction ; New threats of globalization ; Impoverishment of indigenous peoples ; The Millennium Development Goals and indigenous peoples ; Indicators relevant to indigenous peoples' well-being and sustainable development ; Concluding remarks -- Culture. Land, language and identity ; Spirituality and belief systems ; Social institutions ; Culture and traditional knowledge ; Threats and challenges ; Intellectual property rights and indigenous peoples ; Concluding remarks -- Environment. Introduction ; Major issues ; International treaties, laws and declarations related to environmental protection ; Implementation gaps and challenges ; Concluding remarks -- Contemporary education. Education as a fundamental right ; The education gap ; Formal school systems ; Barriers to education for indigenous children ; Culture, community and indigenous education : searching for alternatives ; Challenges ; Concluding remarks -- Health. The indigenous concept of health and health systems ; Health and the collective rights of indigenous peoples ; The current health situation of indigenous peoples ; Barriers to accessing health services ; Intercultural health systems ; Concluding remarks -- Human rights. A human rights-based approach ; Relevant human rights instruments specifically concerning indigenous peoples ; Indigenous peoples' human rights, on the ground ; Possible indicators of exercise and enjoyment of human rights ; Concluding remarks -- Emerging issues. The critical need for policies and disaggregated data ; Issues relating to the peaceful resolution of conflicts ; Emerging issues relating to the displacement of indigenous peoples ; Concluding remarks
Control code
728025875
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 238 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789210548434
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)728025875
Label
State of the world's indigenous peoples, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Division for Social Policy and Development, Secretariat of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Poverty and well-being. Introduction ; New threats of globalization ; Impoverishment of indigenous peoples ; The Millennium Development Goals and indigenous peoples ; Indicators relevant to indigenous peoples' well-being and sustainable development ; Concluding remarks -- Culture. Land, language and identity ; Spirituality and belief systems ; Social institutions ; Culture and traditional knowledge ; Threats and challenges ; Intellectual property rights and indigenous peoples ; Concluding remarks -- Environment. Introduction ; Major issues ; International treaties, laws and declarations related to environmental protection ; Implementation gaps and challenges ; Concluding remarks -- Contemporary education. Education as a fundamental right ; The education gap ; Formal school systems ; Barriers to education for indigenous children ; Culture, community and indigenous education : searching for alternatives ; Challenges ; Concluding remarks -- Health. The indigenous concept of health and health systems ; Health and the collective rights of indigenous peoples ; The current health situation of indigenous peoples ; Barriers to accessing health services ; Intercultural health systems ; Concluding remarks -- Human rights. A human rights-based approach ; Relevant human rights instruments specifically concerning indigenous peoples ; Indigenous peoples' human rights, on the ground ; Possible indicators of exercise and enjoyment of human rights ; Concluding remarks -- Emerging issues. The critical need for policies and disaggregated data ; Issues relating to the peaceful resolution of conflicts ; Emerging issues relating to the displacement of indigenous peoples ; Concluding remarks
Control code
728025875
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 238 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789210548434
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)728025875

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