The United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples was hailed as a triumph among Indigenous peoples, signalling a long-awaited recognition of their fundamental human rights. Despite this, many violations of these basic rights continue, particularly in relation to extractive industries and business activities. In response, a business reference guide seeks to inform industries of their responsibilities. This article examines the tenuous relationship between Indigenous rights, state responsibilities and business expectations.
Respecting and recognising Indigenous rights when challenged by commercial activities
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Issue:Vol 10 No 1 (2017)
Pages:1 to 17
How to Cite
Toki, V. (2017). Respecting and recognising Indigenous rights when challenged by commercial activities. International Journal of Critical Indigenous Studies, 10(1), 1-17. https://doi.org/10.5204/ijcis.v10i1.147