Every year at the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples in Geneva, members of the youth caucus gather to participate and collaborate to bring forth the human rights challenges Indigenous youth face around the world.


The GIYC organizes a half-day workshop and a half-day preparatory meeting on the Sunday before each UNPFII session. These meetings introduce the mandate of the UNPFII and its method of work, as well as the GIYC’s method of work during the UNPFII session. During the following weeks, the youth caucus meets prior to the official…