ICCPR 27

 

Agreement establishing the fund for the development of the indigenous peoples of Latin America and the Caribbean. Spain, 2nd, Summit of Ibero-American States, July 24, 1992.

 

Articles of Agreement of the Fund for the Development of Indigenous Peoples of Latin America and the Caribbean

 

Articles of Agreement of the Mundo Maya Organization

 

Bank Revised Operational Policy and Bank Procedure on Indigenous Peoples (OP / BP 4.10). World Bank.

 

Convention concerning Indigenous and Tribal Peoples, Geneva, 76th ILO session, June 27, 1989.

 

Convention on American Indian Institute

 

Convention on Inter-American Indian Institute. Mexico, December 31, 1940

 

Convention on the Rights of the Child. General Assembly, resolution 44/25, November 20, 1989, art. 30

 

Declaration on the rights of persons belonging to national or ethnic, religious and linguistic minorities. General Assembly resolution 47/135 of December 18, 1992.

 

Fact Sheet No. 9 / Rev. 1 – The rights of indigenous peoples. Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Council.

 

General Comment No. 11. Indigenous children and their rights under the Convention. Committee on the Rights of the Child,

 

General Comment No. 23: Rights of minorities (Art. 27), Human Rights Committee, UN

 

General recommendation No. 23, Rights of Indigenous Peoples (fifty-first session, 1997). UN Doc A/52/18, annex V, August 18, 1997, United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.

 

ILO Convention No. 169 Communal Property, art. 15, 16 Indigenous Peoples

 

Recommendation on indigenous and tribal peoples. 40th Geneva ILO session, June 26, 1957.

 

Resolution on the Special Protection for Indigenous Populations. Action to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination, OAS/Ser.L/V/II/.29 Doc 41 rev. 2, March 13, 1973

 

United Nations Declaration on the rights of indigenous peoples. Resolution adopted by the General Assembly, 61/295, 107 in its plenary session, September 13, 2007.

INTER-AMERICAN COURT

Case of the Mayagna (Sumo) Awas Tingni Community v. Nicaragua. Merits. August 31, 2001. Series C No. 79. Par. 149-151, 153

 

Case of the Yakye Axa Indigenous Community v. Paraguay. Merits, R and C. June 20, 2005. Series C No. 125. Par. 51.196

 

Case of López Alvarez v. Honduras. Merits, R and C. February 1, 2006. C Series No 141. Par.171

 

Case of the Sawhoyamaxa Indigenous Community v. Paraguay. Merits, R and C. March 29, 2006. Series C No. 146. Par. 59-60

 

Case of the Saramaka People v. Suriname. PO, Merits, R and C. November 28, 2007. Series C No. 172. Par. 85, 91-96, 120-122.126 (water protection, natural resources), 129.133, 134 obligation to obtain consent in investment plans of indigenous community) -137

 

Legal entity recognition personality

Case of the Sawhoyamaxa Indigenous Community v. Paraguay. Merits, R and C. March 29, 2006. Series C No. 146. Par. 188

 

Case of the Saramaka People v. Suriname. PO, Merits, R and C November 28, 2007. Series C No. 172. Par. 159,

EUROPEAN COURT OF HUMAN RIGHTS

ECHR, Case Connors v. The United Kingdom, Judgment of May 27, 2004, Claim no. 66746/01, par. 84

Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues UN

Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples. UN

Working Group on Indigenous Populations / Communities in Africa. ACHPR

Rapporteurship on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. HR Commission

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