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Statement of the International Indigenous Peoples Forum on Climate Change during the Opening session of SBSTA-COP22

Marrakesh, Morocco November 7th 2016

Your Excellency’s, The Amazing people and State Parties.

We, The International Indigenous Peoples Forum on Climate Change (IIPFCC), would like to welcome the recognition of the rights of indigenous peoples in the Paris Agreement and Decision. 

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Statement of the IIPFCCC at the First Plenary meeting Subsidiary Body for Implementation Forty-fifth session (SBI 45)-COP22

7 November 2016

The International Indigenous Peoples Forum on Climate Change (IIPFCC) welcome the references on the respect of human rights, including the rights of Indigenous Peoples in the preamble of the Paris Agreement, as well as, the traditional knowledge of Indigenous Peoples under Article 7, Paragraph 5;  and the establishment of a platform under Paragraph 135 in the decision.  

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Statement of the International Indigenous Peoples Forum on Climate Change (IIPFCC)-COP22

Statement of the International Indigenous Peoples Forum on Climate Change (IIPFCC)

Opening Plenary of the Conference of Parties (COP)

7th of November, Marrakesh

Your Excellency’s, The Amazing people, State Parties,  

We, The International Indigenous Peoples Forum on Climate Change (IIPFCC), Welcomes the references of Indigenous Peoples ´ rights as well to our Traditional Knowledge in The Paris Agreement, preamble and the Paris Decision. 

Statement of the International Indigenous Peoples Forum on Climate Change (IIPFCC) Opening Plenary of the Conference of Parties (COP22)

7th of November, Marrakesh

Your Excellency’s, The Amazing people, State Parties,  

We, The International Indigenous Peoples Forum on Climate Change (IIPFCC), Welcomes the references of Indigenous Peoples ´ rights as well to our Traditional Knowledge in The Paris Agreement, preamble and the Paris Decision. 

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Statement of the International Indigenous Peoples Forum on Climate Change (IIPFCC)to the Ad Hoc Working Group for the Paris Agreement (APA)-COP22

7th of November, 2016 Marrakesh

Dear Excellences,

The International Indigenous Peoples´ Forum on Climate Change (IIPFCC) welcomes the recognition through the Paris Agreement that action on climate change must be consistent with the human rights obligations of states, including by implementing the rights of Indigenous Peoples. This recognition must be the core foundation guiding Indigenous Peoples together with State Parties in all UNFCCC actions including APA Agenda Items.

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