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Indigenous Territories and Tropical Forest Management in Latin America

Authors: 
Davis, S.H.
Wali, A.
Date: 
January 1993

Using data from Latin America, the authors argue that fundamental changes must take place in the legal recognition and demarcation of indigenous territories if indigenous peoples are to fulfill their potential as resource managers for threatened tropical forest ecosystems.

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Publication type: 
Paper
Source name: 
Policy Research Working Paper Series
Page numbers: 
36 pp.
Publisher: 
World Bank, Washington, D.C.
Themes: 
Indigenous and Local Community Rights
Locations: 
South America