Frequently Asked Questions

  • Where is the conference? The main conference will take place in UNESCO at 7 place de Fontenoy, 75007 Paris from 26-27 November 2015. The pre-conference will take place at Musée de l’Homme at 17 Place du Trocadéro, 75016 Paris on 25 November 2015. Details about getting to these locations are here:
  • What are the languages of the conference? Interpretation will be available for all sessions in English, French and Spanish.
  • Can I attend the conference? Is there a deadline for registration? The conference is open to all and free of charge. Please register here. While there is no deadline for registration, it is handled on a first come, first served basis. 
  • Can you provide funding for me to come? Financial support for travel and accommodation is limited to speakers who are selected a call for presentation process.
  • I have my own funding/We can fund our own partners. Can I/they speak at your conference? Selection of panellists is through our call for presentation process. 
  • We would like to propose a session / side-event, how do we go about this? Please contact peoples[at] - do note that proposers should be prepared to handle costs such as A/V charges and interpretation, as appropriate.
  • We also have an event on indigenous peoples and climate change! Can we advertise it on your website? With pleasure! Please contact peoples[at]

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See call for presentations here. 

As a participant

Register here starting 5 October 2015

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