"The Permanent Forum [on Indigenous Issues] ... recommended that the United Nations system produce a publication 'on the state of the world's indigenous peoples, containing data on indigenous peoples and discussing issues relating to indigenous peoples in the thematic areas within the Forum's mandate.' Responding to this request, the Department of Economic and Social Affaris reached out to experts on indigenous issues who have contributed the material for this publication"--Foreword. U.N. document symbol: ST/ESA/328. U.N. sales number: 09.IV.13 [from the United Nations Publications website; 09.VI.13, the sales number printed on the title page verso, is a typographic error].
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Poverty and well-being Culture Environment Contemporary education Health Human rights Emerging issues.