Indigenous peoples’ rights for inclusive and sustainable development

The ILO’s 2015 strategy for action regarding indigenous peoples was designed through a consensus-driven process and has been endorsed by its tripartite constituents.

Conference paper | 08 October 2015
Key elements of the strategy:
● Promoting Convention No. 169 for rights-based, inclusive and sustainable development
● Strengthening institutionalized dialogue, consultation and participation
● Improving livelihoods and working conditions
● Extending social protection
● Addressing specific challenges faced by indigenous women
● Closing the knowledge gap
● Enhancing and strengthening partnerships