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Indigenous Peoples: legal resources: Environment, Land & Sustainable Development

Subjects: Law - Foreign Law

Principle 22

"Indigenous people and their communities and other local communities have a vital role in environmental management and development because of their knowledge and traditional practices. States should recognize and duly support their identity, culture and interests and enable their effective participation in the achievement of sustainable development."
Rio Declaration on Environment and Development 1992

Environment and climate change

Land: tenure and rights

Sustainable Development

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