Tuesday, May 04, 2010
PCJSS warmly welcomes the UNPFII members
The United Nations declares the names of 16 experts members of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues from 7 regions of the world for the term 2011-2013. Chakma Raja Barrister Devasish Roy was declared as the expert member from the Asia region.
Barrister Raja Devasish Roy
The UNPFII web site: www.un.org/esa/socdev/unpfii announces on 28 April 2010:
Members of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues for the term 2011-2013
Following elections at the Economic and Social Council and the appointment by the President of ECOSOC, the following individuals have been selected asmembers of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues for the term 2011-2013, starting 1 January 2011...
Elected by ECOSOC (nominated by Governments)
Alvaro Esteban Pop
Simon William M'Viboudoulou
Appointed by the President of ECOSC (nominated by indigenous peoples’ organizations)
Saul Vicente Vazquez
Raja Devashish Roy
Dalee Sambo Dorough
Paul Kanyinke Sena
Posted by CHT Voice, e-mouthpiece of the PCJSS. at 8:42 AM