The Indigenous World 2009

Publisher: IWGIA
Author: Compilation and editing: Kathrin Wessendorf
Number of pages: 578
ISBN number: 978-87-91563-57-7
ISSN number: 1024-0217
Publication language: English
Region publication is about: World
Financially supported by: Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, NORAD, Sida and the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland
Release year: 2009
Release Month | Day: May

Tags: Land rights, Global governance, Climate, Human rights, IWGIA

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 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 information and indispensable tool for those who need to be informed about the most recent issues and developments that have impacted on indigenous peoples worldwide. It is published in English and Spanish. From the contents: Part I. Country Reports The Circumpolar North. North America Mexico and Central America South America Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific East and South East Asia South Asia Middle East North and West Africa The Horn of Africa and East Africa Central Africa Southern Africa Part II. International processes. Part III. General information Includes maps, 63 country reports and 8 reports on international processes.

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IWGIA's global report, the Indigenous World, provides an update of the current situation for Indigenous Peoples worldwide. Read The Indigenous World.

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