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Wednesday, October 7 • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Side event 8: Cultural diversity and the inclusion of indigenous rights into the planning processes of social protection

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In this session, we first had a general look at the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, and then explained certain aspects of this part of international law that are of particular relevance to social protection issues during the COVID-19 crisis. We then saw that the present crisis provides a special opportunity for the practical implementation of indigenous rights. The presentation was followed by time for debate.

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Arnold Groh

Head of Research Unit, Structural Analysis of Cultural Systems
Arnold Groh, born 1960 in Herford, Germany, is head of the research unit Structural Analysis of Cultural Systems, which is a non-profit NGO in Special Consultative Status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council. He has conducted excursions to indigenous peoples in Indonesia... Read More →

Wednesday October 7, 2020 1:00pm - 2:00pm GMT-03
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