DDRIP

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AcronymDefinition
DDRIPDraft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UN)
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2004 Information provided by States Draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Amended Text Denmark, Finland, Iceland, New Zealand, Norway, Sweden and Switzerland UN Doc.
(17.) See Draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, UN Doc E/CN 4/Sub 2/1994/2/Add.1 (1994) (Draft Declaration); Technical Return of the Draft United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, UN Doc E/CN.4/Sub.2/1994/2/Add.1 (1994).
An expert Working Group on Indigenous Populations started on the task in 1982, and the Draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples which eventually emerged awaits the vote of the UN's General Assembly--possibly any day now.
Permanent Mission of Canada to the UN at Geneva, "Statement by Ambassador Paul Meyer concerning Working Group on the Draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples," United Nations Human Rights Council, 1st session, June 29, 2006, Geneva; Australia, New Zealand, and the United States, Joint Statement on the Chair's Text on the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, UN Human Rights Council, 1st session, June 27, 2006, Geneva: available at http://www.docip.org/Human%20Rights%20Council/Sessionl/cddhl_22.pdf; accessed March 31, 2007.
Days later, it was deeply disturbing to read that Canada has threatened to once again vote against the adoption of the United Nations Human Rights Council's Draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples unless it is revised.
Similar land and resource-rights protections are integral to the United Nations Draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, which is likely to be adopted by the UN General Assembly, possibly this year.
Draft Resolution on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (discussed below) and the Inter-American Draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, which is presently with the General Assembly of the Organization of American States (OAS) and is being examined by various OAS committees and councils.
The principal outcome of these debates has been the Draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, which should have been adopted by the General Assembly before the end of the international decade.
The United Nations Draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. In 1989, the UN Working Group on Indigenous Populations began composing a UN Draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.
The book is a compilation of the papers presented at a seminar on the Draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, held in Wellington in 1997.
As Mick Dodson stated on behalf of ATSIC at the fourth session of the UN Commission on Human Rights Working Group on the Draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples in December 1998: `The image of separate Black states is a misleading and mischievous representation of Indigenous Australians' actual aspirations in relation to self-determination.'
Draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: As Agreed upon by the Members of the Working Group on Indigenous Populations at Its Eleventh Session (1993) [hereinafter 1993 Draft Declaration], reprinted in Cultural Survival Q., Spring 1994, at 65.