Indigenous Peoples in Cities for Life
The purpose of the Roundtable on Indigenous Peoples in Cities for Life is to contribute to the global, national and local discussions on inclusive urbanization and contributing to the realization of rights of indigenous peoples.
To this end, the meeting will assemble representatives of national governments, city mayors, indigenous peoples, youth, UNPFII members and experts to discuss their experiences pertaining to advancing the wellbeing of Indigenous Peoples in cities.
Specific objectives of the Roundtable are to:
2:00pm - 4:00pm | Grand Salon Room 3
UNPFII Secretariat, UNDESA
Maria Eugenia Choque Quispe
World Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues
Jaime Erazo Espinosa
Professor in Urban and Environmental Studies
Colegio de México (Colmex)
Director, College of Design and Social Context
Unit Leader, UN-Habitat