Tag Archives: Rights Of Indigenous Peoples

Philippines President Aquino forms superbody to investigate human rights abuses

By Giovanni B. Reyes, Director of Kasapi In response to widespread denunciation of the unabated killings of indigenous peoples, the Aquino administration on November 23, 2012 created an inter-agency to investigate human rights abuses. Read more on the formation of … Continue reading

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Exposing REDD The False Climate Solution

“Before you can trade anything as a commodity, you have to determine who owns it”, Tom Goldtooth, Executive Director of the Indigenous Environmental Network 

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UN Declaration On The Rights Of Indigenous Peoples On Customary Laws

Indigenous Peoples have the right to maintain and strengthen their own political, legal, social and cultural Institutions while retaining their right to fully participate in those institutions of the state – Article 5 Indigenous Peoples have the right to practise … Continue reading

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