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INVITATION – Peer-training on indigenous reconciliation practices

Saturday – Sunday 15.-16.2.2020, Sajos Inari

Background

Back-to-backun with the UNPFII pre-meeting there is unique opportunity to take part in training focusing on indigenous rights and reconciliation. Some of the world leading practitioners on indigenous reconciliation will be available for peer-training. The training is also opportunity to engage more with the Sámi Parliaments and Truth and Reconciliation Processes and their lessons learned.

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Launch of Mary Hoch Center for Reconciliation in New York

I participated to the launch of Mary Hoch Center for Reconciliation (at GMU S-CAR) in New York City Marble Collegiate Church on Oct 29th, 2019. Father Michael Lapsley gave key note speech with Anne Nuorgam representing the UN Permanent Forum for Indigenous People. A panel followed with Professor Marc Gopin, PhD student Naj Mangoush and Secretary General Elect Azza Karam giving wonderful insight on reconciliation.

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Photo: Antti Pentikäinen

Celebrating UN – Kansainvälinen YK:n päivä 24.10.

Celebrating UN:n at reception hosted by Ministers Pekka Haavisto, Ville Skinnari and Thomas Blomqvist. Most wonderful to see again also old friends Antti Pentikäinen and Pekka Aikio.

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Improving effectiveness of reconciliation processes with indigenous people

Mary Hoch Center for Reconciliation (from GMU S-CAR) cohost with UN Permanent Forum for Indigenous People briefing for Anne Nuorgam, the President of the Forum, on improving effectiveness of reconciliation processes with indigenous people on Oct 17th, 2019. Eduardo Gonzalez-Cueva complemented with comparative analysis of several commissions and process. Thank you WCC and Douglas Leonard for hosting us.

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Expert Seminar on Traditional Knowledge and Indigenous Peoples’ Fisheries in the Arctic Region 23-24 September 2019, FAO Rome

In September 2019 FAO orgianised Expert Seminar on Traditional Knowledge and Indigenous Peoples’ Fisheries in the Arctic Region 23-24 September 2019, FAO Rome.

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VIDEO: International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples 2019

Message from the Chair of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues Chair Anne Nuorgam on #InternationalPeoplesDay in Sámi.

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Photo: Screen shot
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