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Knowledge generation is an important foundation for increasing understanding and for pushing for change. In this database, you can find all of our resources, which include books, manuals, briefings, human rights reports and urgent alerts. 

What is REDD? A Guide for Indigenous Communities. Revised 2nd Edition

Number of pages: 100
ISBN number: 978-87-91563-66-9
Release year: 2010
This book provides information material on REDD (Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation in developing countries), one of the mitigation measures now promoted for combating climate change, and its implications for indigenous peoples. It is intended primarily for indigenous peoples as a guide in understanding climate change, REDD and how they relate to the recognition and exerc...
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Advisory Opinion of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights on the United Nations Declaration of Indigenous Peoples

Number of pages: 80
ISBN number: 978-87-91563-58-0
Region publication is about: Africa, África
Release year: 2010
The United Nations Declaration on the rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP) constitutes a landmark in the struggle of indigenous peoples worldwide, including Africa. It is the most comprehensive international human rights instrument to explicitly address the rights of indigenous peoples. At its 41st Ordinary Session held in May 2001, In Accra, Ghana, the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ ...
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The Indigenous World 2011

Number of pages: 551
ISBN number: 978-87-91563-97-3
ISSN number: 1024-0217
Region publication is about: Africa, África, Arctic, Ártico, Asia, International, Internacional, Latin America, América Latina, Oceania, North America, América del Norte , Pacific, Pacífico, Middle East, Medio Oriente
Release year: 2011
Available as book and CD. This yearbook contains a comprehensive update on the current situation of indigenous peoples and their human rights, and provides an overview of the most important developments in international and regional processes during 2010. In 66 articles indigenous and non-indigenous scholars and activists provide their insight and knowledge to the book with country reports ...
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Brasil: Isolados no Brasil - Política de estado: Da tutela para política de direitos - Uma questão resolvida? Informe IWGIA 10

Author: Antenor Vaz
Number of pages: 64
ISBN number: 978-87-91563-94-2
Country publication is about: Brazil, Brasil
Region publication is about: Latin America, América Latina
Release year: 2011
En la Amazonía brasilera se encuentran la mayor cantidad de pueblos en situación de aislamiento y un número importante de comunidades de contacto reciente o esporádico con la sociedad nacional. Este documento actualiza la información disponible sobre estos pueblos y propone una serie de medidas urgentes para su protección. A lo largo del texto se presentan las metodologías de trabajo, lo...
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Pipeline Dreams: People, Environment, and the Arctic Energy Frontier

Author: Mark Nuttall
Number of pages: 223
ISBN number: 978-87-91563-86-7
ISSN number: 0105-4503
Country publication is about: Canada, Canadá, Russia, Rusia, Alaska, Siberia, Inuit Canada, Canada Inuit
Region publication is about: Arctic, Ártico, North America, América del Norte
Release year: 2010
Interest in the Arctic as one of the world’s last energy frontiers is increasing. The indigenous peoples of the circumpolar North have long been involved in struggles to make sense of, adapt to, and negotiate the impacts and consequences of resource exploration and development but they have also been involved in struggles to gain some measure of control over development as well as to benefit fro...
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IWGIA - International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs - is a global human rights organisation dedicated to promoting, protecting and defending indigenous peoples’ rights. Read more.

Indigenous World

IWGIA's global report, the Indigenous World, provides an update of the current situation for indigenous peoples worldwide. The Indigenous World 2019.

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