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How the Peruvian Government is Denying Indigenous Peruvians the Right to Prior Consultation

noviembre 18, 2014

Por:  Yurica Ramos* Carlos Ramos ** There are international legal frameworks that regulate the rights of indigenous peoples to prior consultation. Peru assigns constitutional rank to these frameworks that help to interpret and regulate national laws[1]. Peruvian laws that protect prior consultation right of indigenous people have been adjusted to fulfill Peru’s international obligations. However, there is conflict amongst national Peruvian laws that have subjugated indigenous people, to the point of putting their existence at risk, because they cannot control their [...]

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