Indigenous Peoples Module


Readings and videos

  1. UNPFII introductory video
  2. Definition of "peoples"
  3. Introductory material on IWGIA website
  4. Additional IWGIA pages on:
  5. A news article which adds health to this list of issues
  6. Selected introductory editorials from Indigenous World yearbooks (2003 and 2007)
  7. International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (Article 1 in particular)
  8. Leaflet No. 5 from the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights
  9. About the UN Declaration and events surrounding it
  10. Definition of genocide according to 1948 international law
  11. Rabbit-Proof Fence (or other suitable film)

Optional detailed study guide for readings and UN video

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Activities to follow readings/videos

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Module developed by G R Dobbs,

Posted 4/17/08