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Foro Internacional de Mujeres Indígenas

Alternate Title International Indigenous Women's Forum; Forum International des Femmes Autochtones
Creator Foro Internacional de Mujeres Indígenas
Organization Type Non-governmental organizations
Organization Based In New York (State)
Geographic Focus Global focus
Subjects Indigenous peoples -- Civil rights; Human rights; Women's rights
Summary "FIMI's mission is to bring together indigenous women leaders and human rights activists from different parts of the world to coordinate agendas, capacity-build, and to develop leadership roles. FIMI encourages indigenous women's participation in international decision-making processes by ensuring the consistent and serious inclusion of indigenous women's perspectives in all discussions regarding human rights."
Languages Spanish; English; French