UNITED NATIONS DECLARATION
ON THE RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES
(Barbareno Chumash council)
(NORTHERN CHUMASH COUNCIL)
(Coastal Band of the Chumash Nation)
Gabriel Altamirano, Northern Chumash
(Rapporteur, North American Indigenous Peoples Caucus 2011)
“It was drafted and formally debated for over twenty years prior to being adopted on 29 June 2006 during the inaugural session of the Human Rights Council. The document emphasizes the rights of indigenous peoples to maintain and strengthen their own institutions, cultures and traditions and to pursue their development in keeping with their own needs and aspirations.”
Workshop Topics include:
United Nations DRIP document and the collective Community & Human rights
What is the United Nations permanent forum on indigenous issues?
How can this Document be used as a tool for change on a community level?
American Indian Health & Services
4141 State Street. Suite B11
Santa Barbara, Ca.
Saturday March 31,2012
Time: 10:am-4:00 pm
Barbareno Chumash Council
American Indian Movement Southern California
More info: 805- 969-1076 (leave message)\Come Early to Register
Special thanks to: Fund for Santa Barbara , The Seventh Generation Fund, American Indian Airwaves/Coyote Radio, and American Indian Health & Services And American Indian Health & Services