Global Indigenous Preparatory Conference for the United Nations High Level Plenary Meeting of the General Assembly to be known as the World Conference on Indigenous Peoples
10-12 June 2013, Alta
ALTA OUTCOME DOCUMENT
We Indigenous Peoples and Nations (hereinafter referred to as Indigenous Peoples representing the 7 global geo-political regions including representatives of the women’s caucus and the youth caucus have gathered in the traditional territories and lands of the Sami people at Alta, Norway. Our purpose was to exchange views and proposals and develop collective recommendations on the UN High Level Plenary Meeting of the General Assembly to be known as the World Conference on Indigenous Peoples (hereinafter referred to as HLPM/WCIP), which will convene in New York, 22–23 September 2014. This document sets forth our recommendations along with the historical and current context of Indigenous Peoples.