Violence Against Indigenous Women

Resources on violence against indigenous women and girls.

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Violence against Indigenous Women in Bangladesh

Resources on the human rights situation of indigenous women in Bangladesh.

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Created Date Monday, 25 November 2013
Modified Date Monday, 25 November 2013
Filesize 4.00 Megabytes

A Wider Context of Sexual Exploitation of Penan Women and Girls in Middle and Ulu Baram, Sarawak, Malaysia

Report of an independent fact-finding mission by the Penan Support Group, FORUM-ASIA and the Asian Indigenous Women's Network.

Created Date Monday, 25 November 2013
Modified Date Monday, 25 November 2013
Filesize 2.51 Megabytes

Breaking the Silence on Violence against Indigenous Girls, Adolescents and Young Women

A call to action based on an overview of existing evidence from Africa, Asia Pacific and Latin America. A study exposing gaps in research and data collection in regard to violence against indigenous women and girls, particularly sexual violence and violence in settings of armed conflict.

Created Date Monday, 25 November 2013
Modified Date Monday, 25 November 2013
Filesize 96 Kilobytes

Combating violence against indigenous women and girls: article 22 of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Report of the international expert group meeting.

Created Date Wednesday, 28 May 2014
Modified Date Wednesday, 28 May 2014
Filesize 21 Kilobytes

Declaration on the Elimination of Violence against Women

Resolution Adopted by the General Assembly on 23 February 1994.

Created Date Monday, 25 November 2013
Modified Date Monday, 25 November 2013
Filesize 2.93 Megabytes

Defending the Rights of Indigenous Women in Asia Pacific: Towards an Inclusive and Violence-free Future

Summary report of the Asia Pacific NGO Consultation with the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Violence against Women, Its Causes and Consequences, Yakin Ertürk and the Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human rights and Fundamental Freedoms of Indigenous Peoples, S. James Anaya, 15-16 October 2008, New Delhi, India.

Created Date Monday, 25 November 2013
Modified Date Monday, 25 November 2013
Filesize 748 Kilobytes

International Expert Group Meeting on Combating Violence against Indigenous Women and Girls: Article 22 of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous People

Proceedings of the expert group meeting on Article 22 of the UNDRIP on 18 to 20 January 2012, New York, USA.

Created Date Monday, 25 November 2013
Modified Date Monday, 25 November 2013
Filesize 1.76 Megabytes

Mairin Iwanka Raya: Indigenous Women Stand against Violence

A Companion Report to the United Nations Secretary-General’s Study on Violence Against Women. This report highlights 1) the spiritual dimension of violence against women, and the need to center the discussion on violence on the “whole” of the person; and 2) the need for an intercultural approach to dealing with violence against women if, indeed, we aim to build more peaceful societies."

Created Date Friday, 16 May 2014
Modified Date Friday, 16 May 2014
Filesize 40 Kilobytes

Violence against Indigenous Women in Asia

AIWN Intervention at the UNPFII 13th Session, 12-23 May 2014, New York, USA.