Hostname: page-component-7d684dbfc8-rcw2t Total loading time: 0 Render date: 2023-09-29T05:52:43.029Z Has data issue: false Feature Flags: { "corePageComponentGetUserInfoFromSharedSession": true, "coreDisableEcommerce": false, "coreDisableSocialShare": false, "coreDisableEcommerceForArticlePurchase": false, "coreDisableEcommerceForBookPurchase": false, "coreDisableEcommerceForElementPurchase": false, "coreUseNewShare": true, "useRatesEcommerce": true } hasContentIssue false

Indigenous Communities of the Lhaka Honhat (Our Land) Association v. Argentina

Inter-American Court of Human Rights.  06 February 2020 .

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  09 February 2023

Get access


Human rights — Right to property — American Convention on Human Rights, 1969 — Article 21 — Whether Argentina providing indigenous communities effective title over their ancestral communal property — Article 2 — Obligation of States to adopt domestic legal provisions — Whether Argentinian domestic law providing adequate legislative and administrative procedures to guarantee right to communal property — Article 1(1) — Obligation of States to protect rights of persons under their jurisdiction — Article 23(1) — Right to participate — State obligation to consult indigenous peoples on projects or works on communal property

Human rights — Article 26 of American Convention on Human Rights, 1969 — State obligation on progressive realization of rights implicit in the economic, social, educational, scientific, and cultural standards in Charter of the Organization of American States, 1948 — Right to a healthy environment — Right to food and water — Right to cultural identity — Whether rights to a healthy environment, food and water and cultural identity encompassed under Article 26 — Whether economic, social, cultural and environmental rights under Article 26 autonomous and justiciable before the Court

Human rights — Right to judicial protection within a reasonable time — Whether provincial court exercising unreasonable delay in determination of Decree concerning allocation of land — Whether violation of Article 8(1) of American Convention on Human Rights, 1969


Case Report
© Cambridge University Press & Assessment 2023

Access options

Get access to the full version of this content by using one of the access options below. (Log in options will check for institutional or personal access. Content may require purchase if you do not have access.)