07 August 2015
On the occasion of the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, ILO News talked to Dr Mukta Singh Lama, an indigenous person from Nepal, about the post-earthquake situation and the impact of ILO Convention 169 on important rights of indigenous people.
To mark the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, the Gender, Equality and Diversity Branch (GED) invites you to a discussion on “Indigenous Peoples in the World of Work in Asia”
Enabling rights-based development for indigenous and tribal peoples – learning from 25 years’ experience of ILO Convention No. 169
69th Session of the UN General Assembly
23 September 2014
World Conference on Indigenous Peoples
18 September 2014
A historic meeting at the UN General Assembly in New York is set to bolster further ratification of the ILO’s Indigenous and Tribal Peoples Convention.
International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples
08 August 2014
Message by United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay and ILO Director-General Guy Ryder on the occasion of the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples
07 August 2014
Indigenous peoples face common challenges in accessing education, jobs and social protection, says Lina Lushai, ILO National Project Officer in Bangladesh. She explains how promotion of decent employment can help relieve poverty and allow indigenous people to stay in their communities.
UN Indigenous Peoples' Partnership
20 May 2014
Indigenous peoples have a powerful ally that, in a few short years, has helped recognize and expand their rights in countries on three continents.
13 May 2014
Agreement targets work on improving labour standards in global supply chains, creating jobs for young people, eliminating the worst forms of child labour, and protecting the rights of indigenous peoples.
Indigenous peoples' rights
Message by ILO Director-General Guy Ryder on the occasion of International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples
09 August 2013