Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific

Regional Consultation on Ways Forward
FAO and Indigenous Peoples

19 to 20 November 2013
Bangkok, Thailand


To update present status and initiatives as well as to share knowledge and exchange views on indigenous peoples’ issues; To promote multi-stakeholder dialogue and networking at all levels (local- national- regional and international) in promoting of the rights of indigenous peoples in Asia;  To identify challenges, gaps and areas required improvements; and To identify areas of FAO/Indigenous Peoples collaboration in the region.


Concept note

Agenda and timetable

Opening speech

Overview of FAO’s New Strategic Objectives and Priority Areas of Work in the Region

List of participants