Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Introduction

For details and background, see:

Objective

What are the stated objectives and aims of the agreement.

Parties

States where indigenous peoples live.

The indigenous peoples.

Values & Claims

Indigenous Peoples are equal to all other peoples, and their rights should be recognized accordingly.

Claims on land and territories(Entity Dictionary) is one area where the rights of indigenous peoples are often neglected.

Issues

See the section on Indigenous Peoples at the List of Human Rights Issues, provided by the OHCHR.

Bibliography

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