|Meetings with the Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples during the sixth session of the United Nations Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples|
|09 June 2013|
During the week of 8 - 12 July 2013, Special Rapporteur James Anaya will hold individual meetings with representatives of indigenous peoples and organizations during the sixth session of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoplesin Geneva. Representatives of indigenous peoples and organizations may request a meeting with him concerning matters falling within his mandate, including allegations of human rights violations. For more information on the mandate of the Special Rapporteur,click here.
How to request a meeting with the Special Rapporteur
For more information on submitting written information to the Special Rapporteur, please click here.
Because of time limitations, the Special Rapporteur will not be able to meet with all those who request a meeting. Priority will be given to those who submit a request and corresponding written information by 1 July 2013. Whether a meeting is granted, along with information about location and time of the meeting, will be indicated by 6 July 2013.
Registration for the Expert Mechanism
Please note that to meet with the Special Rapporteur during the sixth session of the Expert Mechanism, you must also pre-register for the session. For more information, see the Expert Mechanism website: http://www.ohchr.org/EN/Issues/IPeoples/EMRIP/Pages/Accreditation.aspx