Three Challenges for the Inter-American System and the Right to Free, Prior, and Informed Consultation

Cristina Blanco* Article published in the 22nd edition of Aportes. Versión en español aquí. In Latin America, few indigenous peoples’ rights have received as much attention as the right to free, prior, and informed consultation and consent (FPIC). In a region with enormous cultural diversity and high levels of social conflict associated with extractive and investment projects, […]

Indigenous self-determination and international law

Daniel Cerqueira* Versión en español aquí. Ver versões em português. The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on indigenous peoples, along with the context of violence and territorial dispossession to their detriment, forces us to think of solutions from the most varied legal and political spheres. On the occasion of the International Day of the World’s […]