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The United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: A Manual for National Human Rights Institutions

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The United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: A Manual for National Human Rights Institutions
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Resource Type Manual
Language
  • English
Year 2013
Country Australia
Topic
  • Indigenous Governance
  • Rights and Legal Framework
Complexity Moderate
Keywords
  • Consultation
  • Inherent Rights
  • International Law
  • Self-Determination
  • UNDRIP
Written By NGO
Written For
  • Indigenous Allies
  • Leadership and Management
Description This manual aims to support National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs) in the promotion and protection of the rights of Indigenous peoples, as outlined in UNDRIP. Chapter 3 of the report (p. 19), discusses the provisions relating to self-determination and Indigenous governance and their significance, including the use of Free, Prior, and Informed Consent as an extension of consultation processes.
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