Monthly Archives: July 2012

Report on the situation of indigenous peoples in Argentina

The Special Rapporteur has released his report on the situation of indigenous peoples in Argentina. The report is the result of the country visit conducted by the Special Rapporteur from 27 November to 7 December 2011. The report addresses the main concerns raised during the visit and presents a number of observations and recommendations. The… Read More »

Report A/HRC/21/47, 2012

Observations relevant to contributing to shared understanding about relevant international standards and their application: 1. The Need for an approach that comprehensively takes account of the rights that may be affected by extractive operations2. Duty of States to protect and the responsibility of corporations to respect the human rights of indigenous peoples in relation to… Read More »