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The Aché: Genocide Continues in Paraguay

Author: Mark Münzel
Number of pages: 33
Country publication is about: Paraguay, Paraguay
Region publication is about: Latin America, América Latina
Release year: 1974
Release month/day: jan-74
“The Aché Indians: Genocide in Paraguay” (IWGIA Document 11) documented the extermination of the Aché in Paraguay up to September 1972. At that time, a public scandal broke out in Paraguay over the Indian situation. The authorities promised an inquiry, one man was arrested, and there was hope of a change. But today this genocide is still going on. The promised inquiry has never been realized...
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The Aché Indians: Genocide in Paraguay

Author: Mark Münzel
Number of pages: 82
Country publication is about: Paraguay, Paraguay
Region publication is about: Latin America, América Latina
Release year: 1973
Release month/day: jan-73
The purpose of this article is to demonstrate how the basic human rights described in the United Nations Charter of Human Rights are denied to the Aché (Guayaki ) Indians of Paraguay, not through indifference or neglect , but by a deliberate Government policy of genocide disguised as benevolence. I feel that only very exact and detailed information can fulfill this purpose.
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The Brazilian Indigenous Problem and Policy: The example of the Xingu National Park

Author: Carmen Junquiera
Number of pages: 27
Country publication is about: Brazil, Brasil
Region publication is about: Latin America, América Latina
Release year: 1973
Release month/day: jan-73
In 1971 a road linking Brasilia with Manaus was constructed so that it crossed the Xingu Park. In 1973 another road violation of the national park was on the way. The present publication illustrates Brazilian natives policy at the time of these violations and indicates the difficulty of solving the problem of the final remaining indigenous population of this country. Xingu Park was at the ti...
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The Anatomy of a Land Invasion Scheme in Yekuana Territory, Venezuela

Author: Walther Coppens
Number of pages: 22
Country publication is about: Venezuela
Region publication is about: Latin America, América Latina
Release year: 1972
Release month/day: jan-72
This publication documents the Parú-Cacuri invasion on the basis of newspaper reports, and documents submitted to various official authorities. This is done to substantiate the Yekuana viewpoint regarding the significance of their land, and to out line their own attitude toward the development projects being elaborated for application in southern Venezuela, one of the most isolated regions of the...
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The Forest Indians in the Present Political Situation of Peru

Author: Stefano Varese
Number of pages: 28
Country publication is about: Peru, Perú
Region publication is about: Latin America, América Latina
Release year: 1972
Release month/day: jan-72
This publication focus on the subject of the tribal minorities og the Peruvian tropical forest from the point of view of the political circumstances and the general administrative conditions of Perú.
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The Urgent Situation of the Cuiva Indians of Colombia

Author: Bernard Arcand
Number of pages: 28
Country publication is about: Colombia
Region publication is about: Latin America, América Latina
Release year: 1972
Release month/day: jan-72
This publication documents how, after four centuries of struggle against the European invasion of their territory, the Cuiva are now threatened not only with cultural extinction, but also with physical ectermination at the hands of Colombian cattle herders. Between July 1968 and July 1970 the author of this publication spent 21 month living with three distinct groups of nomadic haters and gath...
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Tribal Survival in the Amazon: The Campa Case

Author: John H. Bodley
Number of pages: 15
Country publication is about: Peru, Perú
Region publication is about: Latin America, América Latina
Release year: 1972
Release month/day: jan-72
At the time of the release of this publication the Campa Indians of the Peruvian Amazon was experiencing steady shrinking of their homeland and being in the pathway of major economic development efforts, which threatened and still threatens the Campa Indians traditional way of life. The publication take a careful look at the Campa case as it provided an opportunity for a reappraisal of the questio...
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Report from Eritrea

Author: Karl Eric Knutsson
Number of pages: 8
Country publication is about: Eritrea
Region publication is about: Africa, África
Release year: 1971
Release month/day: apr-71
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The Indigenous World 2009

Number of pages: 578
ISBN number: 978-87-91563-57-7
ISSN number: 1024-0217
Country publication is about: Australia, Chad, Angola, Kiribati, Rapa Nui
Region publication is about: International, Internacional
Release year: 2009
Release month/day: maj-09
his 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 2008. Over 60 indigenous and non-indigenous scholars and activists provide their insight and knowledge to the book. The Indigenous World 2009 is an essential source of inform...
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Rapport du groupe de travail de la Commission Africaine sur les populations/communautés autochones: Visite de recherche et d'information en Republique du Gabon, 15-30 Septembre 2007

Author: la Groupe de travail de la Commission africaine sur les populations / communautés autochones
Number of pages: 40
ISBN number: 978-87-91563-74-4
Country publication is about: Gabon, Gabón
Region publication is about: Africa, África
Release year: 2010
Release month/day: apr-10
La Commission africaine des droits de l’homme et des peuples a établi un Groupe de travail sur les populations/communautés autochtones qui a effectué une visite de recherche et d’information en République du Gabon en septembre 2007, et ceci est le rapport de la visite. Le rapport donne un aperçu des réunions tenues avec les autorités gouvernementales, les organisations de la société c...
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Rapport du groupe de travail de la Commission Africaine sur les populations/communautés autochones: Visite de recherche et d'information en Libye, août 2005

Author: la Groupe de travail de la Commission africaine sur les populations / communautés autochones
Number of pages: 47
ISBN number: 978-87-91563-67-6
Country publication is about: Libya, Libia
Region publication is about: Africa, África
Release year: 2009
Release month/day: dec-09
La Commission africaine des droits de l’homme et des peuples a établi un Groupe de travail sur les populations/communautés autochtones qui a effectué une visite de recherche et d’information en Libye en août 2005, et ceci est le rapport de la visite. Le rapport donne un aperçu des réunions tenues avec les autorités gouvernementales, les organisations de la société civile, les communau...
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Rapport du groupe de travail de la Commission Africaine sur les populations/communautés autochones: Visite de recherche et d'information en Republique de l'Ouganda Juillet 2006

Author: la Groupe de travail de la Commission africaine sur les populations / communautés autochones
Number of pages: 85
ISBN number: 978-87-91563-60-7
Country publication is about: Uganda
Region publication is about: Africa, África
Release year: 2009
Release month/day: okt-09
La Commission africaine des droits de l’homme et des peuples a établi un Groupe de travail sur les populations/communautés autochtones qui a effectué une visite de recherche et d’information en République de l’Ouganda en juillet 2006, et ceci est le rapport de la visite. Le rapport donne un aperçu des réunions tenues avec les autorités gouvernementales, les organisations de la sociét...
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Rapport du groupe de travail de la Commission Africaine sur les populations/communautés autochones: Visite de recherche et d'information en Republique Centrafricaine 15-28 Janvier 2007

Author: la Groupe de travail de la Commission africaine sur les populations / communautés autochones
Number of pages: 60
ISBN number: 978-87-91563-62-1
Country publication is about: Central African Republic, República Centroafricana
Region publication is about: Africa, África
Release year: 2009
Release month/day: okt-09
La Commission africaine des droits de l’homme et des peuples a établi un Groupe de travail sur les populations/communautés autochtones qui a effectué une visite de recherche et d’information en République centrafricaine en janvier 2007, et ceci est le rapport de cette visite. Le rapport donne un aperçu des réunions tenues avec les autorités gouvernementales, les organisations de la soci...
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Rapport du Groupe de Travail de la Commission Africaine sur les Populations/Communautes Autochtones, Mission en Republique du Niger, février 2006

Author: la Groupe de travail de la Commission africaine sur les populations / communautés autochones
Number of pages: 73
ISBN number: 978-87-91563-48-5
Country publication is about: Niger, Níger
Region publication is about: Africa, África
Release year: 2008
Release month/day: sep-08
En 2001, la Commission Africaine des droits de l'homme et des peuples a établi un groupe de travail sur les populations/communautés autochtones. Ce groupe de travail a effectué une mission en République du Niger en février 2006, et vous trouvrez ci-joint le rapport de cette visite. Le rapport rend compte des réunions tenues avec les autorités gouvernementales, les organisations des sociét...
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