The Rising Threat To Indigenous Peoples in Brazil

Date

April 24, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
CLIHHR will host a side panel event to the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues to discuss the rising threats to indigenous peoples' lands, human rights and survival in Brazil.
 
Panelists include:
 
Jair Seixas Reis­, General Cacique of the Maraguá People – Amazonas
Erileide Domingues, Aty Guasu Kaiowá and Guarani - Mato Grosso do Sul
Gilderlan Rodrigues da Silva, ­Coordinator for Missionary Indigenous Council
Father Justino Rezende, Representative of Tuyuka people, ­Rede Eclesial Pan-Amazônica ­ (Repam Brasil)
Professor Fernanda Bragato, Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos (Unisinos)
Professor Jocelyn Getgen Kestenbaum, (CLIHHR)
 
For more information on the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, please see: https://www.un.org/development/desa/indigenouspeoples/
 
Register here.