Eurilink alla Festa dell’Unità Roma 2012

Eurilink Edizioni è alla Festa dell’Unità di Roma 2012 con il suo stand.

La festa è aperta tutte le sere, dal 19 giugno al 23 luglio, con accesso gratuito e spettacoli, cinema, cultura e dibattiti tutte le sere.

Presso lo stand di Eurilink, il 27 giugno alle 21.30, Anna Maria Cossiga parla del libro di Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, I popoli indigeni alle soglie del terzo millennio. Quale modello di sviluppo? Prefazione di Antonella Cordone e Francesco Martone. A cura di Anna Maria Cossiga.

Victoria Tauli-Corpuz (Igorot) is an indigenous activist from the Cordillera region in the Philippines and co-president of the board of the International Forum on Globalization. She is head of the Tebtebba Foundation (Indigenous Peoples’ International Centre for Policy Research and Education) in the Philippines. She helped organize and convene the United Nation’s (UN) Fourth World Conference on Women in Beijing in 1995. Tauli-Corpuz is also chairperson of the UN Voluntary Fund for Indigenous Populations and convenor of the Asian Indigenous Women’s Network. She is one of the leading indigenous activists lobbying for UN General Assembly adoption of the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples and is the currently elected chairperson of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues. Tauli-Corpuz is also co-editor, with Jerry Mander of the newly released Paradigm Wars: Indigenous Peoples Resistance to Globalization (Sierra Club / UC Press – October 2006)

Source: Speaker Bios and Contact Information [opens pdf]; The International Forum on Globalization & Tebtebba Foundation Teach-In: Indigenous Peoples’ Resistance to Economic Globalization A Celebration of Indigenous Sovereignty: Victories, Rights & Cultures; November 18, 2006

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