Monthly Archives: February 2015

UN Special Rapporteur: Conservation policies must fully respect Indigenous Peoples’ rights

By | 16 February, 2015

Victoria Tauli-Corpuz testifies before the Inter-American Court on Human Rights. States must fully recognize and respect Indigenous Peoples’ rights when implementing conservation and biodiversity initiatives, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, said in testimony before the Inter-American Court. Addressing the court in Costa Rica in early February, she… Read More »

Protected areas and the rights of indigenous peoples. Expert testimony before the Inter-American Court of Human Rights

By | 8 February, 2015

  Expert Testimony of the UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, before the Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACHR)on the Case of Kaliña and Lokono Peoples vs. the Government of Surinam; Presented on 3 Feb. 2015, Costa Rica. Object: international regulations and policy on protected areas and on the conservation… Read More »

Expert Testimony before the Inter-American Court of Human Rights on the Case of Kaliña and Lokono Peoples vs. the Government of Surinam

By | 8 February, 2015

Expert Testimony of the UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, before the Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACHR)on the Case of Kaliña and Lokono Peoples vs. the Government of Surinam; Presented on 3 Feb. 2015, Costa Rica Object: international regulations and policy on protected areas and on the conservation and… Read More »