Indigenous Rights before the Inter-American Court of Human Rights: a Call for a Pro Individual Interpretation

Author:Valerio de Oliveira Mazzuoli - Dilton Ribeiro
Position::Federal University of Mato Grosso, Brazil - Queen's University, Canada

In its traditional conception, international law regulates relations between sovereign states. This definition is challenged by current developments of international law, especially in the area of human rights. The human person is arguably a bearer of rights and duties under international law. However, recognizing this individual legal personality is not enough. International bodies and treaties... (see full summary)

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