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The Earth Negotiations Bulletin

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May 13, 1998
Bratislava, Slovakia

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13 May
Lorenzo Muelas Hurtado
Senador de la Republica de Colombia
speaks out against the exclusion of indigenous peoples from the negotiation of text on Article 8(j)
Vince McBride, Chair of 8j (New Zeland)
forced by Rules of Procedure closes the doors on Article 8(j)
John Herity (Canada)
Negotiates draft text on the implementation of Article 8(j).
Denis "Omaka Tanka" (South Dakota, USA)
PineRidge Indian Reservation
A Sea of Contact Groups Dr. Tewolde Berhan Gebre Egziabher of Ethiopia studies the text

The Silent Protest