Mar 27 - 28, 2023
3/27/2023 12:30pm - 2:00pm, 3/27/2023 5:30pm - 7:30pm, 3/28/2023 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Earth Rights Advocacy at New York University (NYU) School of Law will hold three panels to discuss the rights of indigenous peoples in Brazil, state responsibilities to guarantee these rights, and public policies for reparations and the protection of these territories.

March 27 & 28, 2023
New York University (NYU)
School of Law
New York, New York

Panels on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, the Amazon Region, and the Responsibility of the Brazilian State

Monday (3/27/23)

12:30 pm – 2:00 pm (EST) 

Banzeiro Òkotó: The Amazon as the Center of the World in 2023: Contemporary Debates

Location: Lester Pollack Colloquium Room, Furman Hall, 245 Sullivan Street New York, NY 10012

Panelists
Eliane Brum. Journalist. Sumaúma
César Rodríguez Garavito. Director of ERA and Clinical Professor of Law, NYU Law.

5:30-7:30 pm (EST)

Genocide and State Responsibility: The Struggle of the Yanomami Nation

Location: Furman Hall Room 216, 245 Sullivan Street, New York, NY 10012

Panelists
Ehuana Yaira Yanomami. Indigenous leader and Yanomami artist.
Ana Maria Machado. Anthropologist. She has been working with the Yanomami Indigenous nation since 2007.
Elaine Brum. Journalist, Sumaúma
Juma Xipaia. Secretary of Articulation and Promotion of Indigenous Rights, Ministry of Indigenous Peoples, Federal Republic of Brazil.
Mauricio Yekuana Yanomami. Indigenous leader and member of Hutukara Associaçāo Yanomami.

Moderator
César Rodríguez Garavito. Director of ERA and Clinical Professor of Law, NYU Law.

TUESDAY (3/28/2023)

5:30-7:30 pm (EST)

A New Era for Brazil’s Indigenous Nations: Imagining the Future to Remedy the Present

Location: Lester Pollack Colloquium Room, Furman Hall, 245 Sullivan Street New York, NY 10012

Panelists
Ehuana Yaira Yanomami. Indigenous leader and Yanomami artist.
Ana Maria Machado. Anthropologist. She has been working with the Yanomami Indigenous nation since 2007.
Juma Xipaia. Secretary of Articulation and Promotion of Indigenous Rights, Ministry of Indigenous Peoples, Federal Republic of Brazil.
Maial Paiakan Kaiapó. Activist and Leader of Indigenous peoples rights, Kayapó-Mëbêngôkre.
Mauricio Yekuana Yanomami. Treasurer and researcher, Hutukara Associação, Yanomami.

Moderator
César Rodríguez Garavito. Director of ERA and Clinical Professor of Law, NYU Law.

 

 

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