Indigenous Peoples Health Resources

Indigenous Peoples Health Resources

A list of commonly used resources on health and human rights of indigenous peoples follows.

A. International Instruments



B. Regional Instruments


  • Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, American Declaration on the Rights of the Indigenous Peoples OEA/Ser/L/V/.II.95 Doc.6 (February 26, 1997).

C. Indigenous Rights – General

D. Right to Health

E. Right to Housing

F. Rights of Indigenous Women

G. Rights of Indigenous Children

(See also Chapter 6: Children’s Health and Human Rights)

H. Training, Database and Study Guides

I. Websites