Resources by Topic | International Indigenous Rights
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In the "Title" or "Subject" fields, type "international" AND "indigenous" (without the quotes), or other related keywords or names of countries -- such as Australia or "United Nations."
Related NARF cases
Index of current NARF cases (see the section called "International Matters")
Australia: Agreements, Treaties and Negotiated Settlements Project - (University of Melbourne. Indigenous Studies Program). [From the web site]: ""The Agreements, Treaties and Negotiated Settlements (ATNS) project is an ARC Linkage project examining treaty and agreement-making with Indigenous Australians and the nature of the cultural, social and legal rights encompassed by past, present and potential agreements and treaties. The project also examines the process of implementation and the wider factors that promote long term sustainability of agreement outcomes. The ATNS database is an online gateway which links together current information, historical detail and published material relating to agreements made between Indigenous people and others in Australia and overseas."
Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples - (United Nations). Adopted by the United Nations General Assembly on Sept. 13, 2007.
Human Rights Library - (University of Minnesota). Links to information, photograph collections, and organizations, among other things.
Indigenous Peoples and the Law: An Online Institute of Law Affecting Indigenous Peoples - Hosted by the Victoria University of Wellington (New Zealand). Links to indigenous peoples organizations in New Zealand and other countries and a news digest.
Indigenous Peoples Caucus. Information on the United Nations' process of adopting a Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.
International Indian Treaty Council (IITC) - "... an organization of Indigenous Peoples from North, Central, South America and the Pacific working for the Sovereignty and Self-Determination of Indigenous Peoples and the recognition and protection of Indigenous Rights, Traditional Cultures and Sacred Lands" [from the web site].
Indian Law Resource Center - Newsletters, papers, and links to information about the "...protection of indigenous peoples human rights, cultures, and traditional lands..."
Native Law Centre of Canada - Access to Native Law Center Library Catalogue, Native law cases from Canada and links to indigenous rights information.
Proposed American Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples - (Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, Organization of American States). Search this organization's web site for the Proposed Declaration and other related materials.
Researching Indigenous Peoples Rights Under International Law - Electronic book, by Steven C. Perkins, c1992-2003.
United Nations Legal Publications Global Search- The United Nations Global Search engine provides a cross-database search option for researchers interested in easily locating multiple types of UN legal publications pertaining to a particular topic. Documents are organized into “indexes,” and it is important to note that an index or combination of indexes must be selected in order to generate a successful search.
United Nations Research Guides & Resources - Presents an overview of selected UN documents, publications, databases and websites. It provides details on the patterns of documentation of the active principal UN organs. It presents documentation of the organs and subsidiary bodies involved in areas of interest to many researchers.
United Nations Treaty Collection - United Nations. Numerous resources of treaty-related information from status lists, handbooks, photographs, and certified copies of treaties.