Testimonies of violence and criminalization facing Indigenous Peoples

Indigenous and Local Community Threats. Violence. Criminalization. Murder.


Duration: 5:00

Available in 2 languages

Released: August 2018

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In March 2018, UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Victoria Tauli-Corpuz brought together indigenous representatives from around the world to hear their testimony on the violence and legal prosecution they face for defending their lands.

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