16 October 2012

Focus: Development-induced Displacement


Americas: Governments Must Stop Imposing Development Projects on Indigenous Peoples’ Territories (Amnesty International, Aug. 2012) [text]

"Broadening the Concept of Forcible Displacement to Include Development-Induced Displacement," Chapter in Forcible Displacement Throughout the Ages: Towards an International Convention for the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Forcible Displacement (Martinus Nijhoff, Aug. 2012) [info]

Community Action Guide to the Asian Development Bank: Making Safeguard Policies Work for Justice, Draft (International Accountability Project, 2011/2012) [access]

"Development and Displacement: Hidden Loser from a Forgotten Agenda," Chapter in World Disasters Report 2012 (IFRC, Oct. 2012) [text]

Development's Collateral Damage: The World Bank, Involuntary Resettlement and Human Rights, Thesis submitted to the Faculty of Law (University of Oslo, Dec. 2011) [text]

Mining-Induced Displacement and Resettlement: Social Problem and Human Rights Issue (A Global Perspective) (SSRN, Aug. 2012) [text]

On the Edge: Roma, Forced Evictions and Segregation in Italy (Amnesty International, Sept. 2012) [text]

The Rights of Project-Affected Persons (Advocates for International Development, Sept. 2012) [text]

Upcoming opportunity:

Call for Papers: Goettingen Journal of International Law [info via EJIL: Talk!]
- The focus is on the "law and politics of indigenous peoples in international law." Deadline for submissions is 1 March 2013.

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