IACHR gave leave to proceed with petition in favor of uncontacted Tagaeri and taromenane

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) gave leave to proceed with a petition from a group of citizens in favor of the uncontacted Tagaeri and taromenane people, who inhabit the Ecuadorian Amazon. In 2006 the request was filed in the Commission and was admissible on...

CC has 45 days to judge the alleged perpetrators of indigenous slaughter

The twelve Huaoranis that are being investigated for the alleged attack and death of a taromenane family in 2013, shall be processed by the Constitutional Court (CC). The entity has a period of 45 days to determine whether the group shall be sentenced by ordinary or indigenous...